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A Christmas Story from a Former Fraudster to Help You Avoid Being a Festive Victim

December 13, 2020

  After a turbulent year for many, this year's seasonal festivities offer a welcome bit of respite for the public.  But as with all public holidays..

Top 10 Ways an Organisation can Keep Secure Online

December 3, 2020

This year has been very different from the rest with Covid wreaking havoc in the professional and academic worlds.  As the national lockdown eases,..

10 Remote Desktop Tips to Avoid a Ransomware Attack

October 22, 2020

‘Remote Desktop Protocols’ (or RDP) is a term likely mentioned during the weekly roundup meetings of every business looking to survive the unsettling..

Blackbaud’s Mishandled Hack - As if Students Didn’t Have Enough to Deal With

October 2, 2020

Students and academic staff have a lot on their minds right now.  From fluctuating exam results to the pandemic that is strangling academic..

Solomon’s Strange Tales from Cyber Security

September 15, 2020

  It’s fun to laugh at so-bad-they’re-good 90’s movies about hacking into the mainframe, but therein lies a more serious problem: people don’t..

Our Proposals to Stop Digital Rights Management Preventing Penetration Testing

September 4, 2020

Following on from our article on how Digital Rights Management (DRM) is hampering pen testing, we’ve been asked what we think could help the situation

How Tractors and DVDs are Preventing Penetration Tests

August 25, 2020

Have you ever bought an ebook for a kindle? Or purchased a device from Apple? Ever watched a DVD? Then you’ve participated in something called..

3 Things Covid can Teach us About Cybersecurity

August 4, 2020

The IoT is bringing an exponential rise in the amount of interactions between connected devices and with that comes risk. Interactions between people..

Why Physical and Cyber Threats Can't be Treated Separately

July 28, 2020

When Ankur Agurwas used a stolen access badge to illegally enter a New Jersey business and inserted a keylogger into their computer system, was the..

Infographic: C.I.A. Tip to Avoid Data Breaches

July 14, 2020

The problem with 'Big Data' If your company manages ‘big data’, you’ll know that these vast amounts of data have grown very quickly, and the sheer..

Video: 'Combatting new fraud threats since Covid': Amaiz banking provider

July 11, 2020

Amaiz provide banking services to small businesses. Their Head of Compliance, Francesca Dowling shared some of her insights one month into lockdown. ..

Ransomware warning issued to MSPs and clients by US Secret Service

July 10, 2020

There has been such a big increase in hacks of managed service providers (MSPs) recorded by the US Secret Service that they have issued a warning...

Video: Criminal Activity vs. Criminal Insights

July 8, 2020

We Fight Fraud's Tony Sales provides retail risk insights, and potential fraud risks during Covid-19 to Tim Moore, Global Director of the New World..

Protecting your IT infrastructure is a Matter of National Security.

July 3, 2020

The Council of Foreign Relations has stated that China, Russia and Iran are the top three states thought to be sponsoring cyber operations against..

Fraud in Action: £283 for a £5 USB stick.

July 2, 2020

PROPRIETARY HOLOGRAPHIC NANO-LAYER TECHNOLOGY  Didn’t understand that? Neither did we, and that’s because it’s the stuff of sci fi films. However,..

Video: Tony Sales talks to Lexis Nexis' MD of Risk Solutions

July 1, 2020

In Lexis Nexis' 'Facing Change' series of talks, Tony Sales; We Fight Fraud's Head of Strategic Development (and former fraudster) talks with..

These People Don’t Exist but could still be committing fraud.

June 30, 2020

Deepfakes have grown from glitchy youtube sensations to political, social and criminal weapons. What are the implications for fraud prevention? ..

5 Tips for a Strong Password

June 30, 2020

Many of us will fall victim to online scams and fraud resulting in financial loss. A strong password can protect us.  But what is a ‘strong..

Cybercrime: From Wannacry to Wannahelp

June 30, 2020

Cybercrime groups, known for the most prolific ransomware attacks, state that they will not target NHS systems during COVID. But is there any reason..

Could You be 5Gs Next Victim?

June 19, 2020

  There is no causal link between 5G and the Coronavirus. However 5G does have dangers... but they’re probably not what you think.   There is a..