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Design Pattern: Safely Exporting Data - NCSC.GOV.UK
This guidance provides an architecture pattern which will help you to share data, while maintaining the security of your core networks and systems. 
security  cybersecurity  datasharing  datatransfer  databreach 
yesterday by corrickwales
Keeping Each Other Safe When Virtually Organizing Mutual Aid | Electronic Frontier Foundation
There is great beauty and power in this support, but it also puts security concerns in the spotlight: overlooked privacy settings and overbroad collection of personal data can lead to the unintended disclosure of private information that can be used to harm the very people seeking help.
privacy  security  cybersecurity  guide  EFF  covid19 
yesterday by corrickwales
Marriott hit by second data breach exposing “up to” 5.2 million people
The breach, which began in mid-January 2020 and was discovered at the end of February 2020, saw contact details, including names, addresses, birth dates, gender, email addresses and telephone numbers exposed. Employer name, gender, room stay preferences and loyalty account numbers were also exposed.
databreach  Marriott  cybersecurity  security 
2 days ago by corrickwales
Zoom: Video chat used by Boris Johnson for cabinet meetings and offices across world dropped by Ministry of Defence over security concerns | The Independent
The Ministry of Defence is reportedly discouraging use of the video chat app Zoom over concerns about its security.

The ban comes as Boris Johnson uses the app to run cabinet meetings and offices across the country rely on it to bring together virtual meetings.
zoom  video  privacy  cybersecurity  security  dataprotection  government 
7 days ago by corrickwales
Cybersecurity Roundup: March 24, 2020 | Violet Blue on Patreon
#Zoom in on the fine print. Know the risks and make the best decisions you can for your situation (harm reduction; reducing harm as best you can while knowing the risks you’re taking)
privacy  cybersecurity  dataprotection  covid19  video  zoom  security 
8 days ago by corrickwales
What You Should Know About Online Tools During the COVID-19 Crisis | Electronic Frontier Foundation
Here are a few things you should know in order to make informed decisions about what works best for you and your communities, and ways you can use security and privacy best practices to protect yourself and others.
coronavirus  covid19  privacy  security  cybersecurity  dataprotection  apps  video  tools 
8 days ago by corrickwales
Zoom privacy: Your video conferences aren’t as private as you think
Zoom has seen a flood of new users as the #COVID-19 outbreak forces more and more employees to transition to working from home. Zoom’s big selling point is its near-frictionless video calls.

However, new users should be aware of the company’s privacy practices.
privacy  video  zoom  security  apps  cybersecurity  dataprotection  tracking 
8 days ago by corrickwales
Hackers Created Thousands of Coronavirus (#COVID-19) Related Sites As Bait
As the world comes to grips with the coronavirus pandemic, the situation has proven to be a blessing in disguise for threat actors, who've taken advantage of the opportunity to target victims with scams or malware campaigns.
security  covid19  malware  cybersecurity  scam 
9 days ago by corrickwales
Android malware can steal Google Authenticator 2FA codes | ZDNet
A new version of the "Cerberus" Android banking trojan will be able to steal one-time codes generated by the Google Authenticator app and bypass 2FA-protected accounts.
security  cybersecurity  android  google  2FA  hacking  malware 
5 weeks ago by corrickwales
First full version of the Cyber Security Body of Knowledge published - NCSC.GOV.UK
This is a comprehensive Body of Knowledge to inform and underpin education and professional training for the cyber security sector, a culmination of international cyber security effort over the last 3 years.
cybersecurity  security  research  guide  guidance  technology  book  NCSC 
6 weeks ago by corrickwales
Cyber criminals demand $3 million in ransom from Travelex after infecting its network with Sodinokibi ransomware
The news comes after it was revealed that Travelex had been warned that it was running vulnerable Pulse Secure virtual private networking (VPN) servers. However, it's unclear whether the company responded to the warnings from both security researchers and the National Computer Security Centre (NCSC). 
travelex  security  cybersecurity  ransomware  databreach 
12 weeks ago by corrickwales
US Navy bans TikTok from mobile devices saying it's a cybersecurity threat | Technology | The Guardian
A bulletin issued by the Navy on Tuesday showed up on a Facebook page serving military members, saying users of government issued mobile devices who had TikTok and did not remove the app would be blocked from the Navy Marine Corps Intranet.
tiktok  security  cybersecurity  US  navy 
december 2019 by corrickwales
Labour reveals large-scale cyber-attack on digital platforms | Politics | The Guardian
A spokeswoman said the incident had been reported to the National Cyber Security Centre but they were confident no data breach had occurred.
politics  security  cybersecurity  ge2019  democracy  labourparty 
november 2019 by corrickwales
NCSC plans new approach to Cyber Essentials | UKAuthority
The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is planning to hand over the running of its Cyber Essentials scheme to one of the existing certification organisations from next spring.
security  cybersecurity  technology  cyberessentials  NCSC 
october 2019 by corrickwales

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