More than 100,000 Files Containing Student Records Exposed

Founded in London in 1951, the British Council is a British organization that promotes worldwide cultural and educational opportunities. It works in over 100 countries encouraging cultural, scientific, technological, and…

Third of Employees Admit to Exfiltrating Data When Leaving Their Job

Third of Employees Admit to Exfiltrating Data When Leaving Their Job Nearly one-third (29%) of employees admitted taking data with them when they leave their job, according to new research…

Security Blueprint: How to Get Your Marketing & Goal Setting Right

A solid security blueprint helps you to provide the cybersecurity and threat protection solutions that your customers increasingly demand. But the success of any cybersecurity blueprint relies on a solid…

German Fuel Supplier Oiltanking Hit with Cyberattack

Oiltanking, one of the largest independent operators of tank terminals for oils, chemicals, and gases worldwide, has recently fallen victim to a cybercriminal attack. The company confirmed this to the Handelsblatt…

Microsoft Defender for Endpoint now spots unpatched bugs in iOS and Android devices

Microsoft’s Defender for Endpoint support for spotting known security flaws in Android and iOS devices has now reached general availability.    The threat and vulnerability management features allows admins to…

Samba Vulnerability Can Trigger RCE and Complete Root User Access

A critical Samba vulnerability has been identified. If successfully exploited by threat actors, this could trigger remote code execution with root privileges on servers. Samba is an open-source implementation of…

FBI warning: Scammers are posting fake job ads on networking sites to steal your money and identity

The FBI’s Internet Crime Center (IC3) is warning that scammers are exploiting verification weaknesses in job-focused networking sites to post legitimate looking ads, capture personal information and steal money from…

CVSS 9.9-Rated Samba Bug Requires Immediate Patching

CVSS 9.9-Rated Samba Bug Requires Immediate Patching A critical vulnerability in a popular open-source networking protocol could allow attackers to execute code with root privileges unless patched, experts have warned.…

Ninety Percent of Security Leaders Warn of Skills Shortage

Ninety Percent of Security Leaders Warn of Skills Shortage Most IT security decision-makers are struggling to recruit workers to address a shortage of skilled professionals, despite business backing to do…

Scottish Agency Still Recovering from 2020 Ransomware Attack

Scottish Agency Still Recovering from 2020 Ransomware Attack A ransomware attack on a Scottish regulator in 2020 continues to significantly impact operations, with the true cost of the incident still…