Just Paid the Ransom? Here’s How to Prevent It From Happening Again

Hackers can be relentless with their cyberattacks. While organizations can be vulnerable to many security threats, ransomware is especially ruthless since its attacks are completely automated. It doesn’t matter what industry or business you…

Data Leak Exposes 267 Million Facebook Users

A database of 267 million Facebook user IDs, phone numbers, and names was left exposed online for a fortnight thanks to another cloud misconfiguration, according to researchers. The trove was likely to have been the result of an illegal…

What is a SIM swap scam?

Sim swap fraud is different to a phishing scam where fraudsters trick you into handing over your bank details and passwords via a link to a dodgy website. Instead, fraudsters target your mobile network provider in order to trick them into…

Essential Cyber Security Facts for Business Owners

The Worldwide Cyber Security market is expected to reach $167 billion by the end of 2019, and it is only going to grown larger from there, given the number of attacks and the amount of wealth stored online. There line between physical and digital…

Twitter Co-Founder Jack Dorsey's Account Hacked

Securing accounts online can be difficult, especially when you've got a lot of legacy access points laying around. Today's example is Twitter CEO Jack Dorsey, whose Twitter account was suddenly hacked to send random messages and racial slurs. The…

The 10 highest-paying cybersecurity jobs

Demand for cybersecurity roles jumped over 7% in the last year, leading to increasing salaries, according to Indeed. In the wake of a number of high-profile breaches that leaked the personal information of millions, demand for…

Big Tech can't be trusted. It's time for regulation

Big Tech is under the spotlight, and for good reason. In the past couple of years, an onslaught of incidents have shook public confidence in major technology firms. Facebook apologized for allowing Cambridge Analytica to harvest…