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People are still the biggest security threat

New research from Proofpoint has revealed that more than 99 percent of cyberattacks require human interaction to execute. To compile its Human Factor report, the cybersecurity firm conducted an 18-month analysis of data collected across its…

Ransomware: an evolving threat

Ransomware is any malware that holds your data ransom. These days it usually involves encrypting a victim’s data before asking for cash (typically cryptocurrency) to decrypt. Ransomware ruled the malware world since late 2013, but finally…

Email security is greater threat than ever

Emails containing malicious URLs are up by 125 percent when compared to last quarter according to new research from Mimecast. The email and data security company's latest Email Security Risk Assessment (ESRA) report has revealed that…