Security Threats Reports

MicroScope – February 2023: Opportunities in security
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EZINE: In this month's issue, we explore the possibilities for the channel to make its mark with security services, and take a closer look at whether the ChatGPT revolution brings more benefits or negatives with it
Posted: 31 Jan 2023 | Published: 01 Feb 2023

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Computer Weekly - 29 November 2022: How to stop data retention from killing the planet
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, there's a hidden environmental cost to the vast volumes of data being generated – we examine what can be done to address it. We talk to the CISO of consumer reviews site Trustpilot, about building trust in IT security. And we look at what IT leaders can do if they inherit a toxic team environment. Read the issue now.
Posted: 28 Nov 2022 | Published: 29 Nov 2022

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7 risk mitigation strategies to protect business operations
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INFOGRAPHIC: Risk mitigation strategies must not only identify risks and threats, but also stress the importance of identifying vulnerabilities that could open the door to risk events. In this infographic, we put together the seven most widely used risk mitigation strategies with to help business keep their data safe.
Posted: 13 Oct 2022 | Published: 13 Oct 2022

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Computer Weekly – 4 October 2022: Putting APIs to work
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, our latest buyer's guide looks at application programme interfaces (APIs) and how they can connect internal and external business processes. We examine the challenges and opportunities of using AI in healthcare. And we find out how retailers are turning to specialist apps to reduce food waste. Read the issue now.
Posted: 30 Sep 2022 | Published: 04 Oct 2022

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Computer Weekly – 13 September 2022: Source responsibly: Tech sector efforts to root out forced labour are failing
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EZINE: In this week's Computer Weekly, we analyse the technology industry's failure to extirpate forced labour and slavery from its supply chains. We find out how cyber security firm Okta is rebuilding customer trust after a major security incident. And we discover how Caterpillar is modernising its data management. Read the issue now.
Posted: 09 Sep 2022 | Published: 13 Sep 2022

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10 types of security incidents and how to handle them
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EGUIDE: Cyberattacks are more varied than ever. Learn the key symptoms that signal a problem and how to respond to keep systems and data safe.
Posted: 05 Sep 2022 | Published: 06 Sep 2022

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Royal Holloway: Investigating the security vulnerabilities and solutions for connected and autonomous vehicle technologies
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RESEARCH CONTENT: This article introduces connected and autonomous vehicles, analysing the underlying technologies and considering their cyber security vulnerabilities and attacks. We identify and assess the existing and emerging countermeasures for such vulnerabilities, and propose high-level recommendations.
Posted: 23 Jun 2022 | Published: 23 Jun 2022

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Royal Holloway: Corporate under-reporting of cyber crime
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Without reporting, cyber crimes cannot be investigated, prosecutions cannot be pursued and effective prevention strategies cannot be developed. Yet despite this, most corporates fail to report cyber crimes. This article in our Royal Holloway security series explains why this is an increasing cause for concern.
Posted: 26 May 2022 | Published: 26 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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MicroScope – May 2022: Charging at SME security challenges
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EZINE: With cyber threats growing, SMEs have to improve their security position, and the channel is best placed to support that aim. Read all about improving security, how sustainability is more important than ever in channel conversations, and the impact of hybrid working
Posted: 29 Apr 2022 | Published: 06 May 2022

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Deep learning for countering energy theft – a hybrid long-short term memory approach
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Energy theft is a critical issue for power system operators and billions of pounds are lost to it every year. This article in our Royal Holloway security series describes a convolutional long short-term memory-based energy theft detection model to identify electricity thieves.
Posted: 26 Apr 2022 | Published: 26 Apr 2022

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Royal Holloway: Cloud-native honeypot deployment
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RESEARCH CONTENT: Exploring open problems facing cloud infrastructure, this article in our Royal Holloway security series describes the implementation, feasibility and benefits of cloud-native honeypots.
Posted: 22 Apr 2022 | Published: 25 Apr 2022

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Cyber threat on the rise: Why enterprises need to be on red alert with text and mobile phishing
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EGUIDE: Last year's Verizon data breaches report found that 80% of all cyber security attacks started with a phishing email. In this e-guide, we take a look at how phishing can affect an enterprise, why text-based phishing is a growing threat and how to prevent and minimize mobile phishing attacks.
Posted: 06 Apr 2022 | Published: 06 Apr 2022

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How Russia's war in Ukraine is changing the cybersecurity game and why that matters
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EGUIDE: The build-up to the attack on Ukraine by Russia saw warnings from security pros that the world was on the verge of a cyber war. So far, such attacks have been confined to the theatre of conflict, but this doesn't mean things won't change. In this e-guide, we explore some of the more impactful cybersecurity stories that have unfolded around the war.
Posted: 06 Apr 2022 | Published: 06 Apr 2022

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5 cybersecurity myths and how to address them
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INFOGRAPHIC: Recent studies show that the lack of cybersecurity awareness is still the biggest detriment to an organization's cyber defences. Insufficient training and persistent misinformation are factors that can compromise a cybersecurity operation. In this infographic, we put together some of the top myths around cybersecurity and how you can address them.
Posted: 24 Mar 2022 | Published: 24 Mar 2022

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Shields up! Why Russia's war on Ukraine should matter to security pros
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EBOOK: The build-up to the attack on Ukraine by Russia on 24 February saw widespread warnings from cyber security companies and government agencies that the world was on the verge of a devastating cyber war. In this E-Guide, we will explore some of the more impactful cyber security stories that have unfolded around the war.
Posted: 11 Mar 2022 | Published: 11 Mar 2022

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Ransomware: The situation at the beggining of 2022
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INFOGRAPHIC: 2021 was a breakout year for ransomware as the cybersecurity attack vector wreaked havoc on organizations around the world. Truth is that this trend is set to continue in 2022 and beyond. In this infographic, we take a look at the worldwide ransomware landscape at the beginning of 2022 and which areas of the globe have been affected the most.
Posted: 08 Mar 2022 | Published: 08 Mar 2022

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MicroScope – February 2022: Spotting the hidden security dangers
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EZINE: In this security-focused issue, we take a closer look at the threats and security trends experts expect to increase and pop up over the course of 2022. Also read how proposed government regulations could spell eye-watering fines for MSPs, and how being green could be more difficult than anticipate
Posted: 03 Feb 2022 | Published: 04 Feb 2022

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Top 10 cyber security stories of 2021
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EBOOK: Cyber security was once again top of the agenda for IT leaders in 2021, with a barrage of news and analysis making it hard to separate the wheat from the chaff and the genuine insight from the self-promotional nonsense. However, there were some stand-out cyber security stories in the past 12 months that were indubitably worthy of attention.
Posted: 26 Jan 2022 | Published: 26 Jan 2022

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MicroScope – January 2022: Squaring up to ransomware
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EZINE: In this issue, discover how to best fend off the ever-increasing threat of ransomware, learn what the next stage of the data warehouse could be, and find out what leading channel experts believe awaits the industry in the year ahead
Posted: 06 Jan 2022 | Published: 07 Jan 2022

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13 steps for enabling secure remote work
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INFOGRAPHIC: Remote working has become increasingly popular as it provides a way of enabling greater work flexibility and productivity, saving costs, retaining employees, and encouraging a healthy work-life balance. However, enabling it can be risky if not done with security in mind. In this infographic, we outline 13 steps to enable secure remote working.
Posted: 06 Jan 2022 | Published: 06 Jan 2022

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Top 10 cyber crime stories of 2019
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EGUIDE: Once again, in 2019 the cyber threat landscape proved the old biblical adage correct – there is nothing new under the sun. Data breaches were 10 a penny – indeed, in some cases they can actually be bought for pennies. Here are Computer Weekly's top 10 cyber crime stories of 2019.
Posted: 10 Sep 2021 | Published: 27 Dec 2019

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Top 4 mobile security threats and challenges for businesses
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EGUIDE: Mobile is quickly becoming one of the most used endpoints in the enterprise. However, there is a common misconception that mobile devices don't need protection, which is just not true. In this infographic, we put together four of the top mobile security threats, and steps IT organizations can take to protect these critical endpoints.
Posted: 22 Nov 2022 | Published: 22 Nov 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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Cyber Security: 2021 Worst in Show
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EGUIDE: In this e-guide: Throughout 2021, there has been a strong focus worldwide on how to combat cyber security attacks for most businesses. In this e-guide we take a look at the best of the worst of those attacks to happen throughout January to June this year and how businesses can learn/adapt from these attacks.
Posted: 08 Oct 2021 | Published: 08 Oct 2021

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