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Two-factor authentication for Instagram and a clash with Google - your weekly cyber news round-up

This week it appears that security firm Symantec have done something to upset Google, and Instagram have finally adopted a more secure strategy, 

Mar 24, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security, IT and Digital

NCSC & NCA report, high profile twitter accounts hacked - weekly cyber round up

The NCSC and NCA published a report this week, The Cyber Threat to UK Business 2016/17. It outlined current trends, key incidents, future threats and how UK businesses can protect themselves. 

Mar 17, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security, IT and Digital

Essential cyber security prevention tips

As with many things in life, cyber security prevention is always a better option than taking a risk and deciding to deal with the fallout when you become the victim of an attack. And it absolutely is a case of when, not if, an attack happens. 

Mar 15, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Sophisticated phishing emails that beat my spam filter and are sitting in my inbox

Phishing emails are one of the biggest threats to personal data: 90% of cyber security breaches can be traced back to successful phishing campaigns. However, a lot of people assume they would be able to spot a phishing email, so we wanted to show...

Mar 13, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Your Cyber Security weekly news: 03/03/2017

This week has seen the publication of the UK Government Digital Strategy, which includes the aim to make the UK “the safest place in the world to live and work online”. The strategy has come up against mixed reviews, however.

Mar 03, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Your Cyber Security weekly news: 10/02/2017

Your weekly round-up of cyber security news, including Mr David Beckham (still no knighthood, sorry guy). 

Feb 10, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Your weekly Cyber Security news: 03/02/2017

Following on from the news last week of the arrest of the Russian Cyber Security expert, further developments have come to fruition.  

Feb 03, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Cyber security trends for 2017 [Infographic]

Cyber Security was one of the most talked about topics in 2016, and that sure isn't going to change for 2017. 

Feb 03, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

Your weekly Cyber Security news: 27/01/2017

Happy Friday readers, on the last (very cold) Friday of January.  

Jan 27, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security

CYBER SECURITY WEEKLY NEWS ROUND-UP: 23/01/17

Last week Donald Trump’s inauguration ceremony took place in Washington DC, so it only seems right to kick off this week’s Cyber Security news update on a topic which has dominated the headlines and this blog in the months since his election… 

Jan 23, 2017

Topic: Cyber Security