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How humans, not computers, are the biggest problem in cybersecurity

Criminals are now relying more on manipulating human behaviour to inflict cyberattacks, rather than actually hacking into software, according to research results released Tuesday. Cybersecurity firm Proofpoint’s research has shown business email compromise (BEC) attacks, where company employees are tricked into making fraudulent payments to the attackers, has spiked from […]
How humans, not computers, are the biggest problem in cybersecurity
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A cybersecurity expert’s 10 tips to stop you being scammed on email

Business email compromise (BEC) has cost companies $3.1 billion since January 2015 and consumer email phishing is at an all-time high. Most people don’t question the “from” field in the emails they get day in and day out, yet without the right tools in place, there’s actually no reason to […]
A cybersecurity expert’s 10 tips to stop you being scammed on email