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Apple’s Mercenary Spyware Alert


An overview of what is going on Apple has recently issued an urgent warning to iPhone users across 92 countries, alerting them to the threat of highly sophisticated “mercenary spyware” attacks. This alert marks a concerning escalation in cyber threats, […]

Urgent Wake-Up Call: Cyber Security Report Uncovers Critical Areas for Improvement


In an increasingly digital world, the importance of cyber security cannot be overstated. With each passing year, businesses and organisations face evolving threats that put their sensitive data and operations at risk. The Cyber security breaches survey 2024: technical report – […]

2024 Cyber Outstanding Security Performance Awards (Cyber OSPAs) Finalists Revealed 


A global panel of Cyber Security professionals have reviewed a record number of Cyber OSPA nominations from around the world, and the list of finalists have been announced. The Cyber OSPAs were launched in 2021 to recognise and reward companies, […]

Urgent reform needed to improve accountability and performance of UK regulators


“If the integrity and legitimacy of the UK’s regulatory system is to be preserved, the findings and recommendations in our report must be addressed by the Government, regulators and Parliament.” – Lord Hollick, Chair of the inquiry A House of […]

Edging towards data centre transformation to energy efficiency


February 16th 2024 (Peasoup) With the increasing pressure many industries are coming under to reduce emissions, it seems that the heat generated by data centres is a somewhat overlooked area. However, as increasing numbers of businesses embrace more compute-intensive technology […]

Flawless” reseller jailed for illegal streaming operation


Birmingham Crown Court, February 2, 2024. Paul Merrell, a 42-year-old resident of Sutton Coldfield, Birmingham, was sentenced to 12 months in prison for advertising and selling illegal IPTV services. Alongside this sentence, the court has issued a confiscation order against Mr. Merrell, seeking […]

10 Types of British Hackers and How They Can Harm You


An intriguing piece drafted by the ZenShield team that will take you on a journey across the UK, revealing the modus operandi of ten distinct city-specific hacker types and providing valuable advice on how to counteract their threats “The only truly secure […]

9 Shocking Signs You’re Secretly Being Recorded on Video Calls


Imagine someone secretly recording you during video calls – how would you react? The Geonode team has been researching this growing concern, aiming to empower individuals with knowledge on safeguarding their privacy during video calls. “A lot of people are not aware […]

From Record Fines to AI Governance: Data Protection Highlights of 2023


Along with a number of key developments, 2023 saw the fifth anniversary of The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), cited as one of the toughest pieces of privacy legislation in the world. Following the launch of their data protection officer training […]