Posts Categorized: Cyber News

500,000 Routers Affected by VPNFilter Malware

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Recently, researchers at Talos—a cyber-intelligence unit of Cisco—warned consumers of malware (malicious software) that specifically targets networking devices. The malware, which is known as VPNFilter, impacts an estimated 500,000 routers worldwide, particularly targeting devices from the following manufacturers: Linksys MikroTik Netgear QNAP TP-Link VPNFilter Could Collect Your Information Without Your Knowledge Once on your equipment, […]

Recent Cyber Security News and Prosecutions

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Experts Claim that 80 percent of Cyber-attacks are Preventable According to the former head of cyber-crime at the National Crime Agency, 80 percent of cyber-attacks are preventable. To help ensure that your organisation is able to prevent as many cyber-threats as possible, it is important that you regularly update your network security, install and update […]

Recent Cyber Security News and Prosecutions

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Morrisons Supermarket Chain Fined for Ignoring Customers’ Marketing Wishes After sending out 130,671 emails to people who had previously opted out of receiving marketing related to their Morrisons More card, Morrisons was fined £10,500. In its investigation, the ICO found that the company’s actions deliberately broke the Privacy and Electronic Communication Regulations (PECR). What’s more, […]