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Cyber - Risk - Data Privacy

The cost of a data breach

Yahoo’s recent, large scale and public data breaches have had a direct impact with its valuation to Verizon. Some $350m has been taken off the Yahoo valuation. Something to consider when looking at cost benefits of implementing security controls……

21st February 2017 0

RansomeWare on the up and up

The rise of RansomWare is running disproportionately higher for the UK than many other countries. This except from SonicWall Annual Threat 2016 shows the breakdown. Overall, number of attacks seen are heading northwards on an alarming scale and rate. The ROI for RansomWare is just too good for the criminals. Companies of all shapes and…
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10th February 2017 0

130,000 customers at risk following Three Mobile hack

Update 21St November, Three Mobile release a statement saying 130,000 customers details were compromised. Three Mobile hackĀ as reported in the Telegraph The hack is reportedĀ to be on a system for customer’s use when requesting phone upgrades. This is provided the cyber criminals with customer names, addresses, date of birth and email addresses. This information, whilst…
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18th November 2016 0