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Fake emails claiming you have overpaid for your TV License ask for your bank details Another new Phishing scheme has begun as we begin to see fraudsters try and fake TV licensing emails. Fraudsters have tried their luck at fooling people into believing they have overpaid for their TV license, and ask them to follow [...]
Should businesses be held responsible for their data breaches? I'm not sure about you, but I'm beginning to get bored of hearing businesses have had data breaches. To be honest, it's becoming ordinary news that we hear every week. It's a new business every week, from TalkTalk to Sage and now Seagate, but let's not [...]
Fake British Gas bills show links to malware A new phishing trend is on the up rise as many reports of fake British Gas bills flood in. The fake bills have links that if followed download malware to your device, British Gas have been quick to respond and say that their emails will always be [...]
Employees at 280 UK businesses may have had their personal data compromised after a data breach at Sage. Sage, who provide accounting and payroll software to 6 million companies across 23 countries, were hit by a large data breach over the last few weeks. It is believed that employees at 280 UK businesses may have [...]
THE STAMPADO MALWARE GIVES VICTIMS 96 HOURS BEFORE IT STARTS DELETING FILES The dark web has introduced yet another piece of malicious software only this one is rather different. The Stampado malware gives victims 96 hours to pay the ransom, if the ransom has not been paid, it then begins to delete a file every [...]