Hackers and cybercrime prevention

  • March 11, 2019 11 Mar'19

    Citrix breach once again highlights password weaknesses

    A reported breach of Citrix, which has potentially exposed data at hundreds of thousands of customer organisations, has once again highlighted the need for an alternative to passwords and the importance of supply chain security

  • March 08, 2019 08 Mar'19

    Growing awareness of mobile security risk

    There is a growing awareness of mobile security risk among members of the information security community, but most admit accessing corporate data from personal devices or public Wi-Fi

  • March 08, 2019 08 Mar'19

    Equifax defends against scathing Senate report

    Equifax chief says firm did take cyber security seriously in a response to a scathing Senate report on the credit rating agency’s 2017 data breach, which experts say highlights failings around open source software

  • March 07, 2019 07 Mar'19

    Machine identities for sale on dark web, business warned

    Academics and security professionals are warning businesses that certificates used to establish trust and privacy on the internet are being weaponised and sold to cyber criminals bundled with other services

  • March 07, 2019 07 Mar'19

    Zuckerberg commits to Facebook becoming privacy-focused

    After a storm of controversy and criticism over the way Facebook fails to protect users’ privacy, the company’s chief says he plans to transform it into a privacy-focused platform