Humans: The weakest link in Cybersecurity

Humans: The weakest link in Cybersecurity

Bupa have revealed that their latest security breach affected over 500,000 insurance customers when one of their employees inappropriately copied and removed information. 

July 14 2017 | Published by Marie Stanley | Blog Industry News

Pre-GDPR warning as UK SME fined £60,000 for cyber security failings

Pre-GDPR warning as UK SME fined £60,000 for cyber security failings

As cybersecurity hacks, breaches and failings go, high profile cases like Wonga, Debenhams and TalkTalk – and with the scourges of ransomware outbreaks Wannacry and Petya, a data breach at a small UK-based video company might seen as trivial by comparison.

July 03 2017 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog Industry News

What to do about Ransomware

What to do about Ransomware

On May 12th this year we saw one of the world’s most serious and high profile cyberattacks in the form of WannaCry. It rampaged through the NHS and affected thousands of organisations across Europe and the world by exploiting a vulnerability in Windows SMB (Server Message Block).

June 30 2017 | Published by Andy Wool | Blog

Manchester… SecureTour is coming!

Manchester… SecureTour is coming!

Foursys are excited to announce their Manchester leg of SecureTour has been rescheduled for July 6th 2017!

June 08 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog

A 14 year old boy is arrested in cohesion with ransomware attack

A 14 year old boy is arrested in cohesion with ransomware attack

A 14 year old boy in Japan has been the first person to be arrested for creating and distributing ransomware IB Times reports.
 

June 07 2017 | Published by Jennifer Bullock | Blog