/phortress

About phortress

This author has not yet filled in any details.
So far phortress has created 24 blog entries.

Collaboration is key to fighting cyber crime, say UK police

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:26+00:00 May 25th, 2017|Cyber Crime|

UK law enforcement efforts to combat cyber crime are the “most joined-up bit of policing” in the country, but police forces cannot do it alone, according to Peter Goodman, deputy chief constable of Derbyshire Police and national lead for cyber crime. […]

Comments Off on Collaboration is key to fighting cyber crime, say UK police

Social Engineering Attacks: How to Protect Your Facebook Account

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:27+00:00 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. […]

Comments Off on Social Engineering Attacks: How to Protect Your Facebook Account

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

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:29+00:00 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. […]

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

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

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:29+00:00 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. […]

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

Cyber security company launches free scan offer

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:30+00:00 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 [...]

Comments Off on Cyber security company launches free scan offer

Cyber security company warns against complacency

By | 2017-09-24T19:47:30+00:00 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 [...]

Comments Off on Cyber security company warns against complacency