Germany ban talking dolls due to child protection worries…

Germany ban talking dolls due to child protection worries…

Giving your child a toy he/she can talk to without any real understanding of who is controlling said toy, what they are talking about and worst of all what they can see through the endless opportunities to spy on your child. 

February 20 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

Have you been scared into unnecessary cyber security protection? Probably…

Have you been scared into unnecessary cyber security protection? Probably…

Whilst they're not advising you burn your computers at the stake, latest industry news suggests that infosec companies are putting the fear of god into businesses in order to sell unnecessary levels of protection. 

February 08 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

£39 million profit for cyber-criminals on dating sites thanks to social engineering…

£39 million profit for cyber-criminals on dating sites thanks to social engineering…

It would seem, no element of our online life is safe. Even our most intimate interactions, including courting. The numbers are in from 2016 and they are record breaking figures for the bad guys. Nearly 4000 Brits were successfully targeted by these online cyber gangs with a total profit of £39 million via social engineering online.

January 23 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

Phishing emails become even harder to detect with a focus on social engineering fooling us all…

Phishing emails become even harder to detect with a focus on social engineering fooling us all…

There is a new phishing scam flying about targeting Gmail users. This particular phishing scheme tricks recipients into handing over their google credentials in order to scan through their sent messages to forward on the scam to more unsuspecting victims.

January 17 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

As NHS Spending goes down, NHS targeted cyber-attacks go up.

As NHS Spending goes down, NHS targeted cyber-attacks go up.

According to latest reports, the only thing increasing with the NHS's latest expenditure cuts is the frequency of cyber-attacks and thus, periods of unproductivity within the trust.

January 16 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog