Tag Archives: cyber-crime

As Online Shopping Grows, so Does the Risk of E-Skimming Attacks (Thrive)

E-skimming has been an online shopping threat for a long time, keeping pace with the growth of e-commerce overall. The current global crisis presents another big opportunity for ha... More

The Intersection of Cyber Crime and Coronavirus Stimulus: The Perfect Storm for Fraud (NextGov)

Millions of people filing for unemployment, a fast-moving economic stimulus, requests for accelerated payments, and obligations and contract awards—all of these factors create th... More

Email Crime Now Top Cause for Cyber Insurance Claims (ITProPortal)

Companies are filing for more cyber-insurance claims than ever before as the number of threats targeting businesses continues to rise. According to a new report, claims related to ... More

Hackers Turn to Data Theft, Resale on the Dark Web for Higher Payouts (Tech Republic)

Selling personal information and compromised accounts of popular Instragram users has become more lucrative than ransomware and cryptojacking campaigns.... More

Cybersecurity in 2018: What Will the New Year Bring? (Silicon Republic)

2017 saw election interference speculation, a slew of data breaches and major ransomware attacks. What should we be keeping an eye out for as the new year begins? Cybersecurity ha... More

Train Your Employees to Think Like Hackers (HBR)

Companies that want to help their employees become better stewards of cybersecurity need to go beyond regular trainings on password security and other basic protocols. The best way... More

Ransomware Always Tips Its Hand (ITSP Magazine)

With the large number of ransomware attacks that have surfaced in recent years, many people have mistakenly believed that it’s a new threat, and one that is impossible, or at lea... More

How Military Veterans Transition To Civilian Cybersecurity (ITSP Magazine)

Given the number of ex-military folks we know who now work to defend networks, we understand that military veterans possess natural synergies that can allow them to develop into ou... More

Eight Tough Questions Every CISO Should Be Ready to Answer (BankInfoSecurity)

When a major security incident, such as the recent massive Equifax data breach, grabs headlines, CEOs start asking more questions about data security. CISOs need to be thinking ab... More

What’s Your Tech-to-Human Security Ratio? (SANS)

Ever wonder why some security awareness programs successfully change and secure human behavior while others fail? One of the most common reasons for failure is minimal investment. ... More