Australian Signals Directorate (ASD), a government agency responsible among others for information security, and the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), the Australian government lead agency for cybersecurity discovered who was behind the Australi…Read More ACSC and ASD Know Who Is Responsible for the APH Email System Attack but They Won’t Disclose It
Organizations in the aerospace and travel sectors have been targeted in the past months in a campaign aimed at infecting victims with remote access Trojans (RAT) and other types of malware, Microsoft warns.
85% of organizations using Microsoft 365 have suffered email data breaches in the last 12 months, an Egress report reveals. The increased amount of remote work as a result of the pandemic has exacerbated the risk of an email data breach ‑ and the risk …Read More Organizations using Microsoft 365 experience more breaches, with more severe impacts
Asset and security control management provider Panaseer on Wednesday announced a new $26.5 million round of funding, bringing the total investment in the company up to $43 million.
The fact that criminals are actively using e-mail schemes to defraud public institutions, small and large businesses, and their clients is yesterday’s news. Since they don’t use malware or malicious URLs that can be detected with standard cyber defense…Read More What Is BEC Fraud and How Does It Work?
Traditional employee risk mitigation efforts such as security awareness training and phishing simulations have a limited impact on improving employees’ real-world cybersecurity practices, according to Elevate Security and Cyentia Institute. The report …Read More Security awareness training doesn’t solve human risk
Research suggests that email is the most common point of entry for malware, providing access in 94% of cases, so it’s unsurprising that phishing is the root cause of 32% of security breaches. Just last month the UK government’s Cyber Security Breaches …Read More Email security is a human issue
The COVID-19 pandemic has forced businesses across all industries to revise their working processes and requirements. From shifting overnight to a remote working model, furloughing staff and operating in a challenging economic climate, many businesses …Read More HR Strategies to Drive Cybersecurity Culture in the New Normal
Business email compromise (BEC) threats are one of the many tried-and-tested tactics cybercriminals use to target their victims. These tend to be brief messages with only a few lines of text but no URLs, attached files or other elements that can be sca…Read More The rise of non-English language spear phishing emails
Email data breaches are on the rise. Our recent research found that 93% of organizations have experienced an email data breach in the last 12 months, at an average rate of one incident every 12 working hours. The vast majority of these incidents are ca…Read More Why contextual machine learning is the fix that zero-trust email security needs
The risk of being targeted with email-based phishing and malware attacks is not evenly spread across geographic and demographic boundaries, Google and Stanford University researchers have discovered. Australian users are, for example, at a higher risk …Read More Which users are at higher risk of email-based phishing and malware?
Guest article by Andrea Babbs, UK General Manager at VIPREReliance on email as a fundamental function of business communication has been in place for some time. But as remote working has become a key factor for the majority of business during 2020, it’…Read More Check, Please! Adding up the Costs of a Financial Data Breach
Email is one of the most critical business tools and a major component of the lives of many people. At the same time, it seems to lack adequate security as the Clinton campaign email leaks and the publication of France’s Macron emails have …Read More If everybody could read your email, are you secure?