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Why business owners should care about cyber security

You saw the opportunity. You started your own business using technology as an enabler. You grew your company from a vague idea into a thriving enterprise. You know that cyber security is important, but you have more pressing demands on your time such as growing the...

How the Russians used spearphishing

US indictment says Russian hackers used spearphishing to interfere in 2016 presidential election Hillary Clinton’s campaign chairman John Podesta received the spearphishing email from Aleksey Lukashev, a senior lieutenant in Russian military intelligence, on or around...

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NCSC publishes report on the cyber threat to UK legal sector

A new report from the NCSC explaining how UK law firms - of all sizes - can protect themselves from common cyber threats. This report aims to encourage industry-wide adoption of cyber security best practice in order to raise the cyber maturity and resilience of UK law...

NCSC launches new Cyber Essentials website

The NCSC has today launched its new Cyber Essentials website. "We’ve responded by creating a single site for Cyber Essentials, pulling together information from various government websites. We’ve tried to simplify some of the messages for those who are just beginning...

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Free Herts Cyber Basics review

Would your micro business (up to 5 employees) benefit from some free cyber security advice? Head to https://www.hertsgrowthhub.com/cyber-security to register for your FREE Cyber Basics Review, then get in touch with us! Funded by Herts Police and Crime Commissioner in...

Request your FREE breached password check

A cache containing more than 700 million email addresses and passwords has been located by security researchers. The data has been processed and loaded into the highly respected HaveIBeenPwned? website which has been collecting data from similar breaches since 2013....

Phishing campaign targets students by offering tax refunds

University students have been bombarded with fake tax refund emails in the last month, HM Revenue and Customs (HMRC) has warned. https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/business-46234014 If you receive emails / texts claiming to be from HMRC which you suspect are fake, you can...