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Huge rise in hacking attacks on home workers during lockdown | Technology – Blog – Emails

Huge rise in hacking attacks on home workers during lockdown | Technology – Blog – Tempemail.co Skip to content Hackers have launched a wave of cyber-attacks trying to exploit British people working from home, as the coronavirus lockdown forces people to use often unfamiliar computer systems. The proportion of attacks targeting home workers increased from […]

Verizon’s 2020 DBIR | Securelist- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Verizon’s 2020 DBIR is out, you can download a copy or peruse their publication online. Kaspersky was a contributor once again, and we are happy to provide generalized incident data from our unique and objective research. We have contributed to this project and others like it for years now. This year’s ~120 page report analyses […]

Cyberthreats on lockdown | Securelist- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Every year, our anti-malware research team releases a series of reports on various cyberthreats: financial malware, web attacks, exploits, etc. As we monitor the increase, or decrease, in the number of certain threats, we do not usually associate these changes with concurrent world events – unless these events have a direct relation to the cyberthreats, […]

Cybercrime has Increased by 33%, Report Shows | Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The 100 Days of Coronavirus report – published by Mimecast – shows that the volume of malicious and opportunistic cybercrime has increased significantly by 33% in the period January to March 2020. The new report has found that in the period January to March 2020 monthly volumes of: Spam and opportunistic cybercrime detections increased by […]

Cybercrime – Time to Focus on Prevention, Not Reaction | Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Sourced from IDG Connect In terms of risk versus reward, cybercrime is a highly lucrative industry. Research from Atlas VPN suggests that cyberattacks generate more than $1.5 trillion in revenue each year, and this figure is growing. This indicates that incidents of cybercrime are on the increase globally, and South Africa is no exception. In […]

Remote spring: the rise of RDP bruteforce attacks- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

With the spread of COVID-19, organizations worldwide have introduced remote working, which is having a direct impact on cybersecurity and the threat landscape. Alongside the higher volume of corporate traffic, the use of third-party services for data exchange, and employees working on home computers (and potentially insecure Wi-Fi networks), another headache for infosec teams is […]

Cybercrime Damages to Reach $27-Billion by 2025, New Estimates Reveal | Tempemail – Blog – Emails

Sourced from Republic Title According to new estimates, from Atlas VPN, damages caused by cybercrime are expected to reach more than $27-billion by 2025. Throughout the last 6-years, cybercrime damages increased by an average of 37,44% per year. Atlas VPN expects that in 2020, financial losses growth caused by hacker attacks will exceed the 6-year […]

Working from home? How to stay in touch and stay secure | Technology – Blog – Emails

Businesses are used to being prepared for a disaster and most will have had a well-rehearsed continuity plan in place in case one struck. But even the best plan couldn’t have effectively anticipated the wholesale overnight shift to home working that Covid-19 has caused. “As a result,” Morgan Wright, chief security adviser at cybersecurity firm […]

Malicious forces creating ‘perfect storm’ of coronavirus disinformation | World news- Tempemail – Blog – Emails

The coronavirus crisis has sparked a “perfect storm” of global online disinformation, cyber-espionage and disruption, involving up to a dozen states but most prominently Russia and China, experts have warned. In the midst of a pandemic that has killed tens of thousands of people, analysts have witnessed a sharp rise in deliberate misinformation campaigns on […]

GCHQ calls on public to report coronavirus-related phishing emails | Technology – Blog – Emails

GCHQ calls on public to report coronavirus-related phishing emails | Technology – Blog – Tempemail.co Skip to content GCHQ is asking members of the public to report suspicious emails they have received amid a wave of scams and hacking attacks that seek to exploit fear of Covid-19 to enrich cybercriminals. Epidemics of infectious diseases behave […]