It’s just about that time of the year when you do your spring cleaning, here are some cyber hygiene tips you should do to better protect your data & system
Source: Here are Some Cyber Hygiene Tips for your Spring Cleaning Exercise | Innov8tiv
Have you received unwanted electronic marketing, for example via telephone, email or text?
Source: Nuisance calls and messages | ICO
Are you scam-savvy, or does your rip-off radar need adjustment? Phone scammers are targeting thousands of us every single day – and they are on the increase. We’ve created a created a Scam IQ Test so you can see how well equipped you
Source: Discover your Scam IQ – AOL Ttg UK
Documentary on illegal tobacco well worth watching! Recorded by two students of @CityUniLondon
An analysis of phishing email campaigns has seen a 6.3 million increase in raw numbers, due primarily to a ransomware upsurge against Q4 2015.
Source: 789% year-over-year spike in malware and phishing – Help Net Security
The number of Britons who have bought a counterfeit electrical product has doubled in a year, figures suggest.
Source: Consumers urged to ‘shop smart’ and avoid counterfeits – BT
Email purporting to be from Yahoo claims that you recently initiated an action to shut down your Yahoo account and you should click a ‘Cancel Request’ link if you do not want the accoun…
Source: ‘Shut Down Your Yahoo’ Phishing Scam Email
Stay one step ahead of the fraudsters with our series of articles giving you the lowdown on the scams they use to trick people out of their hard-earned cash – and how to avoid being taken in by them. This week, a new text message scam that sends you
Source: Scamwatch: new text message fraud – AOL Money UK
Ransomware is a hacking plague that knows no limits. Here’s how to protect yourself and your business.
Source: 4 Ways to Protect Against the Very Real Threat of Ransomware | WIRED
Cyber-thieves are adopting ransomware in “alarming” numbers, say security researchers.
Source: ‘Alarming’ rise in ransomware tracked – BBC News