Information Security

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University Hit With $1.14m Ransomware Attack

Waiting for a Ransomware Attack Will Cost You Big University of California Ransomware Attack: It has been reported that the University of California, San Francisco has payed a staggering $1.14m…


InfoSec Round-Up: June 26th 2020

https://youtu.be/1abzkvym_go This is the Hut Six InfoSec Round-Up, where we look at some of the most pressing matters, latest trends, and industry news from across the world of information…


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Top 3 Remote Work Security Lessons

Staying Safe Out of the Office Amongst the many lessons learnt so far this year, one of the most apparent is the necessity for businesses to be able to swiftly adapt to new working situations.…


Who Regulates the Data Protection Act?

Who Regulates the Data Protection Act?

Who Regulates the Data Protection Act? Both becoming enforceable in 2018, since the introduction of the Data Protection Act (DPA) and the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), a great deal has…


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NHS Email Accounts Compromised in Phishing Attack

Over 100 Internal Email Accounts Hijacked In a statement, NHS Digital has revealed an incident in which 113 internal email accounts were compromised and used to send malicious communication…


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Who Enforces the Data Protection Act?

Principles, Protections and Penalties Who Enforces the Data Protection Act? If you are operating a business within the UK, chances are the Data Protection Act directly affects many of your…


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InfoSec Round-Up: June 12th 2020

https://youtu.be/t2hMD-FCajM This is the Hut Six InfoSec Round-Up, where we look at some of the most pressing matters, latest trends, and industry news from across the world of information…


How Secure is your Password Process?

How Secure is Your Password Process?

Understanding What Makes a Strong Password On average, each of us uses approximately 13 unique passwords across all our accounts. To some this may sound like a lot, though research shows that many…


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Who Does the Data Protection Act Apply To?

And How Does It Affect Businesses? After many years of development and its introduction in 2016, both the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation and the UK’s Data Protection Act were formally…


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InfoSec Round-Up: June 5th 2020

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dKJkvBwxCuk This is the Hut Six InfoSec Round-Up, where we look at some of the most pressing matters, latest trends, and industry news from across the world of…