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EasyJet Facebook scam causing outrage

EasyJet Facebook scam causing outrage

As holiday season is drawing to a close, scammers are taking advantage of the low-moods that come from people missing the sunny sands of Spain. Now, they’re offering Facebook users[Read More…]

by August 29, 2017 Alerts, Latest, News, Scams, Top Stories
Facebook Messenger scam tricks users into downloading malware

Facebook Messenger scam tricks users into downloading malware

A new scam is making the rounds on Facebook Messenger, tricking users into downloading vicious malware. As we all know, malware is nasty. It’s malicious software that’s downloaded onto your[Read More…]

by August 25, 2017 News, Scams, Top Stories
A quick guide to spotting courier fraud - and knowing how you can protect yourself.

A quick guide to spotting courier fraud

New warnings have been circulating following the re-circulation of courier fraud this month. The popular scam shows people contacting you to grab your credit card details, including your PIN. How[Read More…]

by August 24, 2017 Alerts, Fraud, Latest, News, Top Stories
Winter has come for HBO | This Week in Security 21.08.17

Winter has come for HBO | This Week in Security 21.08.17

Welcome to this week in security, with our roundup of the most important stories affecting the U.K. security of private and public-sector organisations. Our editor’s top stories this week; Fake[Read More…]

Game of Thrones has once again been compromised after hackers threaten to leak the final episode.

HBO tighten security: crack down on illegal video sites

The hit show Game of Thrones has been compromised once again – this time not only by hackers. HBO Spain and HBO Nordic both aired Episode 6 four days early[Read More…]

by August 21, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
USB thumbs have been discovered as leaking data through "chatter," putting your personal information at risk.

USB ports could be leaking your personal data

USB devices are easily one of the most convenient ways to move your data from one area to another. From sticks to external hard-drives, it’s simple to transfer your information[Read More…]

by August 16, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
The top things you need to know about the GDPR.

Things you need to know about the GDPR

A simple guide to GDPR – our top ten things to think about for as we get closer to the 28th May 2018. It covers everyone, and yes, that includes[Read More…]

by August 15, 2017 News, Regulatory Compliance, Top Stories
Are Disney stealing yo children?

Are Disney spying on your children? | This Week in Security – 14.08.17

Welcome to this week in security, with our roundup of the most important stories affecting the U.K. security of private and public-sector organisations. Our editor’s top stories this week; –[Read More…]

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by August 10, 2017 Cyber & IoT News, Latest, News, Top Stories
A Royal Mail scam is currently circulating - criminals are posting fake cards through doors, inviting customers to call a number to get organise redelivery.

Royal Mail scam: check the card before you call

Action Fraud have released a message telling consumers that fake Royal Mail “Something for You” cards are being posted through letterboxes. Customers who are receiving packages through the Royal Mail[Read More…]

by August 10, 2017 Latest, News, Scams, Top Stories