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Hackers attacked one in five UK firms last year, survey finds

By | May 20th, 2017|Hacking|

British Chamber of Commerce reveals large firms most at risk from cybercrime, with many companies lacking even the most basic protection. […]

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Social Engineering Attacks: How to Protect Your Facebook Account

By | May 12th, 2017|Social Engineering|

We’ve all had that friend or that random stranger who was complaining literally everywhere that his Facebook account got hacked and then he proceeded to put the blame on the platform developers. […]

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Crackdown on contactless card security flaw welcomed by MPs

By | May 12th, 2017|Fraud|

City watchdog to tackle weakness that allows fraudsters to make ‘tap and go’ payments months after cards are cancelled. […]

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Financial fraud losses in the UK last year topped £20m a day – report

By | May 12th, 2017|Fraud|

That’s £768.8m down the drain. […]

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North East expert says we need to get better at fighting digital criminals

By | May 12th, 2017|Cyber Crime|

Alistair Irons, cyber security expert at the University of Sunderland, says we need to train young people to tackle the threats of the future. […]

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British Chambers of Commerce urges firms to ramp up defences after spate of hacks

By | May 12th, 2017|Cyber Crime|

Adam Marshall, Director General of the BCC, warned that businesses should be mindful of an extension to data protection regulation coming into force next year. […]

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Cardiff cyber security research centre ‘first in Europe’

By | May 12th, 2017|Cyber Crime|

A new research centre to tackle cyber attacks has been set up in Cardiff. […]

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Cyber security company launches free scan offer

By | April 6th, 2017|Press Release|

Cyber security expert Phortress has launched a free website scan to help companies tackle the threat posed by cyber criminals. The company says that too many businesses are ignoring the dangers, particularly in the North East of England, where it is based. Now, companies can go to a page on the company’s website, to be [...]

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Cyber security company warns against complacency

By | February 28th, 2017|Cyber security, Press Release|

Cyber security expert Phortress has issued a warning about complacency following a spate of cyber crime incidents worldwide. The company issued its warning after a number of high profile incidents have hit the headlines in recent months, including attacks on big business and governments. The company, which is based in North East England, also pointed [...]

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Cyber security company offers free website diagnostic

By | February 15th, 2017|Press Release|

Cyber security expert Phortress has offered to run a free diagnostic of company websites amid growing concern about the threat posed by hackers. The company, which operates from North East England, believes that many business people do not realise that their website servers are just as vulnerable as email systems. Hackers target insecure websites in [...]

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