March 3, 2017

Cyber attack on Barts NHS trust exploited zero-day vulnerability

A cyber attack that forced parts of Barts NHS trust offline in January 2017 has been blamed on previously unknown malware that was able to bypass […]
February 26, 2017

Number of people hit by professional financial cyber attack grows after lull

Kaspersky Labs reports that the number of people hit by financial cyber attack grew in 2016 after falling in the previous two years… ComputerWeekly: Latest IT […]
February 15, 2017

Mac under attack: nasty malware targets your passwords and iPhone backup

Mac malware is becoming increasingly prevalent, and the latest example is a nasty piece of malware aimed at Apple computers that's been linked to Russian hacking […]
January 31, 2017

NHS trusts vulnerable to cyber attack due to irregular app testing

Many NHS trusts are failing to scan internal apps for security-related defects or scan web perimeter apps regularly, potentially exposing patient data to cyber breaches … […]
November 15, 2016

TalkTalk bouncing back a year on from cyber attack, says CEO

A year after a major data security breach laid waste to its reputation, TalkTalk boss Dido Harding says things are turning around… ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
October 28, 2016

Dyn reveals details of complex and sophisticated IoT botnet attack

DNS services provider Dyn, which was the victim of a large-scale DDoS attack perpetrated by an IoT botnet earlier in October, discusses details of its experience […]
October 22, 2016

Major DDoS attack on Dyn causes internet disruption

DNS provider Dyn experiences a large DDoS attack, causing disruption to online services ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News
August 18, 2016

Cyber attack recovery 300% dearer due to skills shortage

The improvement of specialist security expertise is one of the top three drivers for an additional investment in IT security, but many struggle to find people […]
June 20, 2016

Brexit will make UK more vulnerable to cyber attack, say security pros

A third of security professionals are concerned that a Brexit vote will hamper cyber threat intelligence sharing with EU states ComputerWeekly: Latest IT News