Cyber security news

March 9, 2019

Trickbot distributed in new spoofed ‘complaint’ emails

The spam emails tried to mimic Dun & Bradstreet’s official site by having a lookalike, fake domain. These emails contained macros that drop malicious BAT files […]
March 8, 2019

Ransomware warning: The gang behind this virulent malware just changed tactics again

Researchers say that those behind GandCrab ransomware are now going ‘big game hunting’ for larger targets – and more money. The gang behind a family of […]
February 8, 2019

New GandCrab v5.1 ransomware comes with new exploit kit distribution and TOR site features

The ransomware’s TOR site comes with a hidden private chat that can be enabled using one of the discount codes. This allows dishonest data recovery firms […]
February 5, 2019

The UK grills Google for potential data privacy violations

The search engine is now under investigation by UK’s Information Commissioner’s Office(ICO) after the former failed to meet GDPR guidelines. Google may face fines as large […]
January 30, 2019

Cyber Security Predictions: 2019 and Beyond

As you think about how to deploy in advance of a new year of cyber threats, here are the trends and activities most likely to affect […]
January 29, 2019

Cumbria health trust hit by 147 cyber attacks in five years

Of these, 147 were directed at University Hospitals of Morecambe Bay NHS Trust (UHMBT), which runs hospitals in Barrow, Kendal, Morecambe and Lancaster. The trust said […]