Carphone Warehouse fined £400,00

“Left its systems vulnerable by failing to update its software and carry out routine testing” (The Information Commissioners Office in its $400,000 judgement about Carphone Warehouse) Is this you and your business? If you ask Your IT people are sure to say “you’re OK” – but the truth is yes! Few UK SMEs have: A […]

READ MORE

Bitcoin wallets HACKED? Iranian v3.0

By Tyrese Garvie 22nd December 2017 15:16pm Bitcoin (BTC) has plummeted over 30% over the last few days and more so today – many people are claiming that the bubble has finally popped, but others are claiming that it was hacked by a group named ‘Iranian v3.0’. It all started with a message posted on pastebin.com […]

READ MORE

MORRISONS held responsible for data leak

By Tyrese Garvie Supermarket giant, Morrisons, has been found vicariously liable for a data breach that has affected over 100,000 members of staff in 2014 when a former employee leaked their personal details online. The personal information published online contained the following: Personal Salaries National Insurance Numbers Dates of Birth Bank Account Details Addresses Full Names […]

READ MORE