A pretty standard hack that involved a dodgy link, and fake invoices - that, along with poor manual validation led to a lot of money going missing. Interestingly, however, it was the loss of reputation caused by the hack, not the hack itself, that caused the closure of the business (their primary client withdrew their support).
To enhance our security awareness platform and simulated phishing attacks
We’ve partnered with security company KnowBe4 to enhance our security awareness platform, which now not only covers simulated phishing attacks and security awareness presentations but also ongoing training that can be tailored to your own requirements.
Another month of lockdown and I think I’m getting Stockholm syndrome - COVID-19 is just misunderstood, it only wants to be friends; really good friends. Who needs the outside world when you have a pair of ugg boots and a heater for company?
Working from home is a given now - but it doesn't mean we need to compromise security
Now that everyone has dispersed and working away in their kitchens, bedrooms, studies and patios, the unfortunate reality is that hackers will soon follow. Your team have your company data with them, connecting to home networks and devices setup with little thought about security
Number one on the list of IT priorities this month is the end of support of Microsoft Windows 7 devices - these machines are now unsupported and are a security risk to your business. If you’ve been putting off replacing or upgrading, now is the time!