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Computer Weekly – 10 May 2022: The spies who hack you – the growing threat of spyware
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, after 10 Downing Street was hit by a spyware attack, fears about targeted mobile phone hacks are increasing. Our salary survey highlights the diversity challenge in IT, with men's support for women in IT declining. And we look at how datacentre heat reuse can help reduce carbon emissions. Read the issue now.
Posted: 09 May 2022 | Published: 10 May 2022

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BlackCat emerges as one of the top ransomware threats
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EBOOK: After several notable ransomware attacks against major enterprises, the BlackCat gang is drawing the attention of security researchers who have connected it to other groups.
Posted: 04 May 2022 | Published: 04 May 2022

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MITRE ATT&CK: Climb to the top
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RESEARCH CONTENT: The purpose of this article is to explain what the MITRE ATT&CK framework is and how it has become the de-facto industry standard for describing cyber adversarial behaviour. It will illustrate why it was created, why it can be considered a burgeoning cyber security ontology, and how it ended up being the one of the most widespread frameworks.
Posted: 27 Apr 2022 | Published: 27 Apr 2022

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All together now
sponsored by ServiceNow
WHITE PAPER: 2020 has been a disastrous and disruptive year for organizations and their security programs. Upticks in cyberattacks – like malware – have led to significant and costly breaches. Read this white paper to learn more about the effects of 2020 and how IT and security teams can collaborate to drive operational resilience against today’s threats.
Posted: 14 Apr 2022 | Published: 14 Apr 2022

ServiceNow

The Definitive Email Security Strategy Guide: A People-Centric Approach to Stopping Malware, Phishing, and Email Fraud
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WHITE PAPER: With 94% of external cyber threats start with email, organizations need to ensure that their email security strategy can keep pace with this growing threat landscape. This white paper explores a new, people-centric approach to email security and provides you with a comprehensive guide for implementing this approach (including a checklist).
Posted: 18 Nov 2021 | Published: 05 Jun 2020

Proofpoint

Computer Weekly - 9 November 2021: How a cloud-first strategy helped save animals in the pandemic
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we talk to the RSPCA about how its cloud-first strategy helped to save animals throughout the pandemic. Data warehouses have been part of the IT landscape for 30 years – but are they now old technology, and what's next? And we assess how Brexit has affected risk and resilience in the datacentre. Read the issue now.
Posted: 08 Nov 2021 | Published: 09 Nov 2021

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Infographic: Ransomware timeline
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INFOGRAPHIC: Ransomware isn't anything new, but it remains a major challenge for individuals, companies, governments and organizations. In this infographic, we take a look at some of the most notable examples of ransomware from the past 30-plus years here.
Posted: 03 Nov 2021 | Published: 03 Nov 2021

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CW APAC, October 2021: Tech Career Guide
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EZINE: In this handbook, Computer Weekly looks what is being done to close cyber security’s gender gap in the Asia-Pacific region
Posted: 14 Oct 2021 | Published: 14 Oct 2021

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Password Security Guidelines
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RESOURCE: In this expert guide to Password Security Guidelines, learn how you can keep your enterprise safe by improving your password policies today. We ask you to participate in our Security Market Research Program to receive a free download of the guide.
Posted: 04 Oct 2021 | Published: 12 Jun 2019

TechTarget

How to Shrink Supply Chain Risk
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RESOURCE: The SolarWinds Orion attacks made victims of government agencies overnight – and without proper protection, your organization could be at risk, too. Download this guide to learn about supply chain attacks, what CISOs are doing to prevent them and detailed instructions on how to prevent bad actors from tampering with your supply chain.
Posted: 02 Aug 2021 | Published: 29 May 2021

TechTarget

Computer Weekly - 3 August 2021: The fears and benefits of virtualising reality
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we examine the mingling of virtual and physical worlds and find positive applications and worrisome implications from augmented reality. We find out how to run a virtual hackathon during the pandemic – pizza still included. And we look at how to improve performance of your private cloud. Read the issue now.
Posted: 01 Aug 2021 | Published: 03 Aug 2021

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CW APAC – July 2021: Trend Watch: Supply Chain Security
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EZINE: In this handbook, Computer Weekly looks at rise of supply chain attacks, the challenges that come with zero-trust security and attacks on the Covid-19 vaccine supply chain
Posted: 09 Jul 2021 | Published: 09 Jul 2021

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The CISO's guide to supply chain security
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EGUIDE: Supply chain attacks have long been a concern in cyber security circles as it can be difficult to enforce security measures for suppliers and partners. In this e-guide, find out why supply chain attacks are intensifying amid the pandemic, how companies are responding to the attacks and what else organisations can do to disrupt the cyber kill chain.
Posted: 04 Jul 2021 | Published: 05 Jul 2021

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Computer Weekly - 18 May 2021: The real-life consequences of ransomware attacks
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, after a ransomware attack shut a major US oil pipeline, we examine the real-life consequences for organisations facing similar threats. We ask the experts for their top tips in reducing datacentre running costs. And we hear how data science skills are helping government make better decisions. Read the issue now.
Posted: 17 May 2021 | Published: 18 May 2021

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Infographic: 5 ways backup can protect against ransomware
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EGUIDE: Ransomware threatens to put your data beyond reach, so the best way to prepare is to have good-quality data you can restore from backup. This infographic looks at the top 5 steps CIOs should consider.
Posted: 05 May 2021 | Published: 06 May 2021

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Why are Acronis Cyber Protection Solutions Threatagnostic?
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WHITE PAPER: Security professionals must both account for the many types of cyberattacks and apply security controls to different vectors through which these attacks can make their way in. In this white paper, read up on threat vectors, cyberattack techniques, types of malware and fileless attacks, and see how Acronis can help you fight them all.
Posted: 14 Apr 2021 | Published: 31 Dec 2020

Acronis

Royal Holloway: The Computer Misuse Act and the characteristics of convicted hackers
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RESEARCH CONTENT: In this Royal Holloway article, the authors go beyond the perpetuated stereotypes often found in media surrounding hackers by analysing the characteristics of real-life convicted hackers in the UK, who were charged under the Computer Misuse Act
Posted: 01 Apr 2021 | Published: 07 Apr 2021

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Audi fine-tunes its digital performance to boost online car sales
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, the digital chief at Audi UK discusses how the car maker is tackling the slump in new car sales. One of the largest global malware botnets has been taken down, but how much of a blow will it be for cyber criminals? And we hear how one county council made huge savings on its SAP installation. Read the issue now.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 09 Feb 2021

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Invisible Characters
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WHITE PAPER: Similar to hidden text and zero font, invisible characters is a phishing tactic designed to obscure text in order to bypass secure email gateways (SEGs). Read this edition of Understanding Phishing for a full breakdown of invisible text – including real-world examples and best practices for stopping it.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 06 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

Top COVID-19 Phishing Scams
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RESOURCE: Phishing scammers have taken advantage of the frequent updates regarding COVID-19 information to use it as an entry point for their campaigns. This article, Top COVID-19 Phishing Scams, looks at the emerging threat types and what to look for to identify an attack – read on to get started.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 06 Oct 2020

Inky Technology

GoSecure Cybersecurity Perceptions Versus Reality
sponsored by GoSecure
WHITE PAPER: This 29-page research report provides the key findings from a recent GoSecure survey designed to better understand the biases, gaps and misconceptions surrounding cybersecurity. Read on to learn more about this disconnect and discover how to address and overcome it.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 16 Sep 2020

GoSecure

Computer Weekly – 26 May 2020: Can Lady Gaga and Madonna get people to take IT security seriously?
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, after hackers threatened to release data from a US law firm's celebrity clients, will people finally take cyber security seriously? Designing software for older users makes systems better for all – we examine how. And the IT chief at TSB explains how the bank recovered from its 2018 IT disaster. Read the issue now.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 26 May 2020

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The Malicious Bot Playbook: Early Warning Signs, and What to Do About Them
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WHITE PAPER: Similar to social engineering attacks, bot attacks are highly targeted to expose the vulnerabilities of a specific organization. Understanding the telltale bot warning signs has proven to be an effective measure at predicting and preventing attacks. This playbook outlines the common warning signs and tactics for addressing them.
Posted: 08 Feb 2021 | Published: 01 May 2020

Cloudflare

Computer Weekly – 29 March 2022: Ten years of the Raspberry Pi
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, as the Raspberry Pi reaches its 10th anniversary, we look back on how the low-cost computing device went from schools to supercomputers and even into space. Gartner offers tips on how to motivate IT staff in a hybrid working environment. And we meet the Dutch hackers helping to secure the internet.
Posted: 25 Mar 2022 | Published: 29 Mar 2022

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Ransomware: The situation at the beginning of 2022 Infographic
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EBOOK: The past 12 months saw ransomware attacks hit new levels of sophistication, with cyber criminal gangs turning to increasingly professional-style tactics and targeting more impactful victims – and these trends are highly unlikely to fade as we move further into 2022.
Posted: 18 Feb 2022 | Published: 18 Feb 2022

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