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How cybercriminals are taking advantage of COVID-19: Scams, fraud, and misinformation
March 12, 2020 read more

OPSEC versus branding – the cyber criminal’s dilemma

June 17, 2016

Like any business, cybercriminals offering criminal services need to develop and maintain a brand and reputation in order to attract …

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“Hidden” TeamViewer service advertised on criminal forum

June 17, 2016

Over the last few weeks, there have been a number of reports of attacks using the remote desktop control software …

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Your money or your data: Keeping up-to-date with the innovation

June 17, 2016

DDoS extortion and ransomware attacks have featured heavily in the headlines recently. But the practice of obtaining money through threats …

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Inconsistencies in Intelligence Collection

June 17, 2016

Amid the rising talk of “intelligence” within the security industry, the concept of intelligence collection has gained traction. However, I’ve …

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Are you at risk from business email compromise?

June 6, 2016

Business email compromises (BEC) are on the rise. When I was at Forrester Research, I typically didn’t go more than …

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Hacktivism: same old, same old?

June 3, 2016

Cyber activists, or hacktivists, have become a firmly fixed element of the threat landscape since groups like Anonymous, Lulzsec, and …

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Building an Intelligence Capability: Agility, Creativity and Diversity

June 2, 2016

The Internet is a big old place, full of disparate – and often contradictory – data in various languages, formats and …

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The OPSEC Opportunity

May 31, 2016

Operations Security (OPSEC) has long been a key tactic used by commercial and military organizations to protect their privacy and …

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Are you certain you know what risk means?

May 31, 2016

You’re the person in charge of safety on the Titanic. The designers have told you that this state-of-the-art ship is …

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Data breaches targeting financial services: 2016 so far

May 26, 2016

It’s been a busy year for data breaches relating to financial services organizations – we’ve identified claims of breaches for 10 …

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