Cyber Security Awareness

Should we train our staff more on Cyber Security Awareness?

Jul 20th, 2016 User Education and Awareness James Gillies

Your users are the last line of defence and in almost all cases will make the difference between suffering a data security breach or not. As with disasters that can make the media, human error plays a major part during an incident. Users are the weakest link in the security chain, but if not empowered to make the right choice when they need to respond,…

Credit Card Phishing

What is a phishing attack, and how do I minimize the risk?

Apr 20th, 2016 Social Engineering James Gillies

Everyone’s heard of Spam, annoying unsolicited emails that hit your mailbox forcing you to perform frequent clean-ups. The equivalent of blanket marketing, a Spam message is fairly generalised and is easy to spot; a Phishing email however is much more sophisticated and extremely specific. Believing the message to be legitimate the reader is lured into divulging information such as passwords and other personal information that…

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