Tuesday 1 March 2016

Cyber Security Roundup for February 2016

This month saw the trend in Spear Phishing and Ransomware cyber attacks continues across all industry sectors. Snapchat disclosed their CEO had fallen victim to a spear phishing attack which led to disclosure of Snapchat employee payroll information. 

Two German hospitals were victim to ransomware after a member of staff opened a malware infected email attachment. The ransomware crippled X-ray machines and email systems for two weeks, underlining the business risk ransomware presents.