The 2018 RSA Conference took place in San Francisco last week and Nettitude's Senior Consultant, Ben Rothke traveled there to deliver a presentation on ransomware. He discussed both how not to become a victim, and what enterprises should do if they do become one. Here is a recap of what Ben discussed.
The blockchain, although developed for and most commonly known as a financial instrument within cryptocurrencies, is gaining an increasing foothold as a useful technology in many industries. It is being applied to many applications and held up to solve some interesting problem areas.
There’s a critical date approaching in the PCI DSS calendar. Some of you may be wondering “what date could possibly be that important?”
Each year we look back at the statistics and how concerning it is that how rapidly the number of cyber attacks is increasing. 2017 saw the most attacks yet, and nobody seemed safe. From the WannaCry ransomware that brought the NHS to a grounding halt, to the Equifax hack that saw an estimated 145 million customer details compromised.
Creating a strong and secure password is an important part of protecting your confidential data and networks. However these have come under attack from cyber criminals trying to access your infrastructure. Many hackers will get hold of your passwords through social engineering activities, by tricking you into entering your login credentials to a false site or software. Another common way for criminals to get your passwords is through brute force, where they use tools to automatically enter the most common passwords that we are all guilty of using, with the hope that one of them works.
Topics: Cyber Security
London, 16th March 2018 -- Lloyd’s Register (LR), one of the world’s leading providers of professional services for engineering and technology, today announces the acquisition of Nettitude, a market-leading provider of cyber security services with some of the most sophisticated technical capabilities in the industry.
Understanding the threats that are evolving in your environment is an important part of a cyber security strategy. Unraveling the methods and tools that have been used in recent cyber attacks will help your organization to better understand and protect against a possible threat.
The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force at the end of May. With it only being a number of weeks away we thought we'd ensure that you are ready for all the changes coming into place. Here is what you can expect.
We've all been there, connecting to a public Wi-Fi without giving it a second thought. But did you know that there are more dangers to public Wi-Fi than you might realize? Take a look at the ways you could be opening yourself up to a cyber-attack, all while you sit in your favorite coffee shop.