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[Heads Up] Global Cybercrime Hotspot Countries Revealed: Secure Your Defenses

[Heads Up] Global Cybercrime Hotspot Countries Revealed: Secure Your Defenses

In a groundbreaking study that spanned three years, an international research team, including experts from the University of Oxford and UNSW Canberra, has developed the first-ever World Cybercrime Index.

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U.S. Department of Health Alert: Hackers are Targeting IT Help Desks at Healthcare Organizations

U.S. Department of Health Alert: Hackers are Targeting IT Help Desks at Healthcare Organizations

A new sector alert published by the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services outlines new attacks in which social engineering is used to obtain credentials for online fraud.

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State-Sponsored Disinformation Campaigns Targeting Africa Driving Instability And Violence

State-Sponsored Disinformation Campaigns Targeting Africa Driving Instability And Violence

A shocking report shows how email-based disinformation campaigns can have material real-world impacts to the citizens in the targeted countries.

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UK Councils Under Cyber Attack: The Urgent Need for a Culture of Cybersecurity and Resilience

UK Councils Under Cyber Attack: The Urgent Need for a Culture of Cybersecurity and Resilience

The very fabric that stitches our society together — our councils and local governing bodies — is under a silent siege from cyber attacks. The recent ransomware assault on Leicester Council is  another real life cybercrime added to

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Cyber Attacks Could Cause Global Bank Runs

Cyber Attacks Could Cause Global Bank Runs

The International Monetary Fund (IMF) has warned that severe cyber attacks against financial institutions could lead to major bank runs and market selloffs. While this hasn’t happened yet, the IMF has observed these effects on a smaller scale after

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Yesterday, in DC, I was given the Holland on the Hill Freddy Heineken Award

Yesterday, in DC, I was given the Holland on the Hill Freddy Heineken Award

The Holland on the Hill Freddy Heineken Award honors an entrepreneur who has made a substantial and positive contribution to the US-Dutch economic relationship, exemplifying the best of both worlds.

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Malvertising Campaigns Surged in 2023

Malvertising Campaigns Surged in 2023

Researchers at BlueVoyant observed a 50% increase in large-scale malvertising campaigns in 2023 compared to 2022.

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Top Tax Scams of 2024 Your Organization Should Watch Out For

Top Tax Scams of 2024 Your Organization Should Watch Out For

As the April 15, 2024 filing deadline approaches, tax scammers are working overtime to take advantage of rushed or stressed taxpayers.

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Water Facilities Compromised By Iranian Threat Actors

Water Facilities Compromised By Iranian Threat Actors

In December 2023, a joint alert was issued by the FBI, CISA, NSA, EPA, and INCD regarding Iranian cyber actors known as “CyberAv3ngers” linked to Iran’s Islamic Revolutionary Guard Corps (IRGC).

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New Phishing-as-a-Service (PhaaS) platform, ‘Tycoon 2FA’, Targets Microsoft 365 and Gmail Accounts

New Phishing-as-a-Service (PhaaS) platform, ‘Tycoon 2FA’, Targets Microsoft 365 and Gmail Accounts

A new PhaaS service brings the power of bypassing multi-factor authentication (MFA) to the world’s most-used email platforms.

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