Corporate Blog

  • Google Changes Privacy Policy

    Pressure from the UK Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has resulted in Google changing their privacy policy. The ICO found that Google was “too vague when describing how it uses personal data...

  • Adware Users Beware!

    Hidden code has been discovered in several popular apps on the official Google Play store. The code forces malicious ads to pop up. Mark James discusses the rising threat of malware on Android...

  • Bug Bounty Blackmail

    At the end of January it was reported that 20 million usernames and email addresses had been stolen from Russian dating website Topface. It now appears that after trying and failing to sell the...

  • Notable Increase in Web Attacks

    As reported by the BBC, 2014 saw more DDoS attacks over 100 gigabits per second (Gbps) than in the previous year, with the highest being 400Gbps. I asked Mark James, ESET security specialist, a few...

  • Facebook vs. Lizard Squad

    On Tuesday (27/01) morning Facebook, Instagram and a few other websites requiring Facebook logins went down. Facebook blame a technical fault although Lizard Squad quickly implied they were...

  • Cybersecurity School

    Short courses including cyber resilience, security, military, policing, counter terrorism and financial crime are going to be offered by a new school focusing on cybersecurity skills.