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By Jamie Collins  /  February 9, 2018
The source code for a very important part of the iPhones operating system has been leaked online. The code ?iBoot?...
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By Jamie Collins  /  February 2, 2018
Google say they removed 700,000 bad apps from the PlayStore in 2017, a 70% increase from 2016 Earlier this month,...
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By Jamie Collins  /  January 4, 2018
A security flaw in Intel processors has been headlining tech news today, but what are the key points you need...
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By Jamie Collins  /  December 12, 2017
Security researcher Michael Myng has found a keylogger in HP laptops, allowing hackers to spy on everything a user is...
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By Jamie Collins  /  September 27, 2017
Apple recently released updates both their Mac and iPhone Operating Systems, but should iPhone 5 users be worried? Apple have...
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By Jamie Collins  /  August 30, 2017
Mac malware at its highest ever! Recent studies have found that Mac malware has increased by over 230% in the...
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By Jamie Collins  /  July 11, 2017
Is your business reactive or proactive to a cyber-attack? Security Software Companies believe it takes an average of 3 cyber-attacks...
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By Lyndsey Hayes  /  May 15, 2017
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT RANSOMWARE? ?WannaCry?, the latest iteration of pervasive ransomware epidemic, became centre stage this...
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By Jamie Collins  /  April 7, 2017
How much of a threat is Phishing to your business? Cyber Wise subscribers are constantly hearing the term ?Phishing?, you?re...
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By Jamie Collins  /  March 23, 2017
A young woman from the US was tricked into giving out the password to her email account which led to...
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By Lyndsey Hayes  /  January 24, 2017
What do the new annual crime figures tell us? If you are a member of Cyber Wise you will know...
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By Jamie Collins  /  October 24, 2016
Hackers have been using household smart devices to attack popular sites such as Twitter, Spotify and Reddit. For social media...
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By Jamie Collins  /  October 6, 2016
Huge security improvements to Facebook Messenger and Spotify are apart of their latest updates This week both the popular messaging...
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By Jamie Collins  /  September 26, 2016
Yahoo announced yesterday that over 500 million of their users had their account details stolen 2 years ago Yahoo, known...
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By Jamie Collins  /  September 19, 2016
Fake emails claiming you have overpaid for your TV License ask for your bank details Another new Phishing scheme has...
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“Employees make decisions every day that negatively affects their business security, As a result, we have known for a while that, to protect organizations, employees need online street smarts. However, the problem is that some in the industry treat employee awareness as a training concern or one-time activity. It is not. It is an ongoing cultural problem.

Wolfgang Goerlich, Cyber Security Strategist