Cyber Security: The UK Is The Most Safety Conscious Nation

Research suggests that people in the UK search for alternative methods for their online passwords more than any other country.  According to Cybersecurity Ventures, cybercrime will cost the global economy an estimated $10.5 trillion on an annual basis by 2025.  Last year was the biggest year for data breaches so far, with some of the […]

Cyber-Attacks On European Oil Facilities

Cyber Attackers Successfully Targeting Oil and Gas Industry

Multiple oil transport and storage companies across Europe are dealing with cyber-attacks. IT systems have been disrupted at Oiltanking in Germany, SEA-Invest in Belgium and Evos in the Netherlands. In total dozens of terminals with oil storage and transport around the world have been affected, with firms reporting that the attacks occurred over the weekend.

Cybersecurity Experts React To DHS Launches Cyber Safety Review Board

DHS Launches First-Ever Cyber Safety Review Board. The 15-member group will focus on significant cybersecurity events and recommend improvements. The CSRB’s first report, which will be delivered this summer, will include: a review and assessment of vulnerabilities associated with the Log4j software library, to include associated threat activity and known impacts, as well as actions […]

Yummy Yummy – Look At That Lovely Dog Food

On the 23 of February 2022, I am presenting a webinar to an international audience titled, ‘Don’t look back in anger look forward and predict the unknown’ on the subject of, what for many today would seem to be still considered a Dark Art – subject OSINT (Open-Source Intelligence). In this webinar we will explore […]

Swissport Ransomware Attack Delays Flights, Disrupts Operations

It has been reported that aviation services company Swissport International has disclosed a ransomware attack that has impacted its IT infrastructure and services, causing flights to suffer delays. The Swiss company provides services for cargo handling, security, maintenance, cleaning, and lounge hospitality for 310 airports in 50 countries. It handles 282 million passengers and 4.8 million tons of […]

News Corp Journalists Emails Hacked, China Blamed

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The Guardian is reporting News Corp cyber-attack: firm says it believes hack linked to China. News Corp was the target of a hack that accessed emails and documents of journalists and other employees, an incursion the company’s cybersecurity consultant said was likely meant to gather intelligence to benefit China’s interests. The attack, discovered on Jan. […]