Sextortion scam

Cyber criminals are sending victims their own passwords in “scary emails” Police have warned the public about a new “twist” in cyber scamming. 100’s of people have been targeted in a “sextortion” racket that has been highlighted by the PSNI’s Economic Crime Unit. It has warned that cyber criminals are sending victims their own passwords…

Facebook cyber incident

NCSC response and advice following Facebook cyber incident An official statement from the National Cyber Security Centre after Facebook announced a security issue affecting almost 50 million accounts. A spokesperson for the National Cyber Security Centre said: “We are investigating how this incident has affected people in the UK and advise on appropriate mitigation measures.…

The State of Ransomware

  The State of Ransomware Ransomware is hitting enterprises at an alarming rate. Is your organization prepared? Ransomware has become one of the most prevalent new cybersecurity threats faced by today’s enterprises. Now well beyond the incipient stage of opportunistic attacks, this automated form of blackmail has increased in prevalence and sophistication. The malware now…

Are you taking GDPR seriously!!!

Are you taking GDPR seriously!!!   Even with Brexit looming all UK and Northern Ireland companies must comply GDPR regulations which will affect all businesses in the from 28th May 2018. it is the employers responsibility to ensure your staff are trained and fully aware of data protection, data processing and their responsibilities under the…