ID Cyber in the News

ID Cyber Solutions Global Operations Director Cary Hendricks used as STV cyber expert. After this weeks high profile cyber attack on the NHS. ID Cyber solutions has been working with STV News to cover the story. Cary Hendricks has provided comments on the state of cyber security after the attack and advice on how to…

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Risks of not having Cyber Essentials

In recent weeks, there has been several instances that have cost businesses a lot of anguish, efforts to recover data and services. One of the major issues are certain types of attacks that do succeed and have devastating results. How would Cyber Essentials have saved your organisation?In short there are several questions based on specific…

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Using Netgear router?

Using Netgear router? According to US-CERT, Netgear routers are vulnerable to command-injection attack that allows hackers to take control of the devices and their internet connections. Netgear models R7000, R6400, and R8000 have been confirmed to be vulnerable, and models R7000P, R7500, R7800, R8500 R9000, have been reported as being affected. US-CERT states, that “Exploiting…

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UK Business Cyber Attacks Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Internet payments

Internet payments   Internet payments are very popular nowadays. More and more people prefer to shop online because it is quick, easy and very convenient. However, it is important to be cautious and ensure the proper use of your credit and/or debit cards. You will avoid unnecessary complications and inconveniences arising from incorrect, careless and…

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Phishing Attacks

Phishing Attacks According to CYREN Cyber Threat Report (August 2016), Phishing is on the top threat category for small to medium-sized businesses. Within the last 12 months, 43% of those companies suffered a Phishing breach.What is Phishing?Phishing is a type of Internet fraud used by scammers to obtain valuable personal information such as the card number,…

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UK Business Cyber Attacks Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals. Business segment is becoming increasingly attractive for creators of malware encryption, which includes the so-called ‘crypto-ransomware’. According to recent Kaspersky Lab statistics, number of attacks against corporate users has increased over the past year six times, from 27,000 to 158,000. This means that the goal of every tenth crypto-ransomware…

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UK Business Cyber Attacks Protect Your Business From Cyber Criminals

UK Business Cyber Attacks

BBC News Reports Two-thirds of large UK businesses have been hit by a cyber attack in the past year, according to government research. The Cyber Security Breaches Survey says Most of the UK Business Cyber Attacks involved viruses, spyware or malware. A quarter of large firms experiencing a cyber breach did so at least once…

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Phishing is not just a sport.

Phishing is not just a sport.The other day I was traveling behind a car that had a bumper sticker that read “Fishing is not just a sport, It’s a way of life” and it got me thinking. We all know that in the sport of fishing a person hangs bait on a line and waits…

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ID Cyber @ info security Denmark

Day 2 @ info security Denmark Today is the last day of info security in Denmark. Cary has been kept busy representing ID Cyber and Digicure Deloitte, at this years info security Europe Conference in Denmark. Cary Hendricks has just finished presenting his last workshops called “4 Hacks in 10 minutes“. There has been a great response…

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