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ContraRisk Security Podcast 0012: Phishing & security awareness

» Listen or download now on the podcasts page » Phishing clearly works and is on the rise. It’s often the first step in targeted attacks – so-called Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs). Why has it become so popular with attackers? “I think that you’re attacking the soft underbelly of the organisation, which is the human,” explains Joe Ferrara, CEO of Wombat Security… Read more »

Dangerous data

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Data is dangerous stuff. In spite of the old cliché about it being the ‘lifeblood’ of your business, having too much of it can be a problem. Many companies merrily accumulate as much data as they can – not least by collecting unnecessarily large amounts of intelligence about their customers – on the basis that it is somehow an asset…. Read more »