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July 14, 2017

UK needs urgent response to online fraud, says NAO

Online fraud is the most commonly experienced crime in England and Wales and demands urgent response, a report by Parliament’s independent public spending watchdog has concluded.
July 14, 2017

Bupa data breach affects 500,000 insurance customers

A Bupa employee inappropriately copied and removed information relating to 547,000 international health insurance plan customers, the company has said. The data included names, dates of […]
July 13, 2017

Online shoppers warned to watch for ‘phantom goods’ scammers selling items that DON’T exist

Unsuspecting victims have been lured in by fraudsters who advertised items at cut prices on social media sites – which never actually existed The number of […]
July 5, 2017

NCSC rolls out four measures to boost public sector cyber security

Active Cyber Defence measures will immediately help to improve basic cyber security across UK business and government departments, says NCSC.
June 30, 2017

Intelligencia Training issues password warning following cyber attack

Cyber security specialists Intelligencia Training have issued a warning about the dangers of weak passwords following the recent cyber attack on the Houses of Parliament. Intelligencia […]
June 30, 2017

Forces’ failure to tackle cybercrime costs £144bn

Only one in 150 police officers is dedicated to investigating fraud despite it being the most common crime in Britain, according to the public spending watchdog. […]