Cyber 3-2-1: A ransom payment won’t prevent a data protection penalty, LinkedIn is the scammers’ favourite brand, and some of the latest lures used in phishing emails. This week’s action: It’s time for some cybersecurity refresher training.
Cyber 3-2-1: DeFi enabled the perfect crime, CISA discovered cyber sabotage tools aimed at US energy sector, and a reminder that we need to keep all software up to date, not just Windows. This week’s action: Tell your staff about the brands the bad guys love.
Cyber 3-2-1: Ireland’s NCSC issues an advisory, as warnings continue about the elevated threat of cyber attacks due to the ongoing crisis in Ukraine. Also this week, how blind faith in an IT system led to one of the largest miscarriages of justice in the UK, and why the phrase ‘Too big to fail’ may soon be joined by the phrase ‘Too big to understand’. This week’s action: Bí Ullamh: Consider the NCSC advisory’s recommendations.
Cyber 3-2-1: Plain English cybersecurity advice in 3 articles, 2 statistics and 1 action, including how some firms handle crisis PR when they are victims of an attack, and how the bad guys love the things we share online. This week’s action: Identify your buddies – The experts you will need if you are the victim of an attack.