TCT News

Security Breach Update
17 October 2019

20,000 E-commerce Sites Could Be Compromised by Magecart Providing an online shopping experience is increasingly critical for SMBs looking to stay ahead of the competition. Unfortunately, malware attacks are infecting the checkout page of many stores, compromising customer payment data and undermining companies’ efforts to attract business through their websites....
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Security Breach Update
26 Sept 2019

2019 on Pace to Set Data Breach Record You could already guess that data breaches are increasing. Those presumptions are being confirmed by hard data as a new data breach report reveals that 2019 is poised to be the most destructive year yet when it comes to data integrity. The 2019...
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Security Breach Update
13 Sept 2019

Business Email Compromise Overtakes Ransomware with Insurance Claims By virtually every metric, phishing scams have been increasing in frequency and sophistication this year, making them one of the most prominent cybersecurity risks for any business. That reality was reiterated this week when insurance provider AIG published its most recent statistics...
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Security Breach Update
6 Sept 2019

Data Breaches Expected to Cost Businesses $5 Trillion by 2024 By now, every business should be aware of the costs associated with a data breach. Unfortunately, such damages are not being contained. Instead, they are rising steadily, culminating in a $5 trillion price tag by 2024, according to the latest...
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Australian businesses ill-prepared for a Data Breach

Data breaches have increased 54% in 2019 so far. Which means more than 3,800 data breaches have hit organisations in 2019 already. We know that data loss and theft of confidential information to be the most prevalent threat in 2019. Data loss and theft continues to rise, yet two-thirds of...
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Security Breach Update
22 August 2019

ACSC Warns Australian Small Businesses about BlueKeep Vulnerability According to a warning by the Australian Cyber Security Centre, thousands of Australian SMBs are at risk of being compromised by the BlueKeep vulnerability that can wreak havoc on outdated Windows operating systems. See full article here. The warning comes on the...
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Security Breach Update
16 August 2019

Proof that ransomware attacks are targeting Small Medium Businesses. German SMBs are the target of a new ransomware that’s wreaking havoc on company data. The ransomware is delivered by a phishing campaign purporting to be from a potential job applicant, and the email contains an attachment that poses as a...
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Security Breach Update
8 August 2019

New Malware Strain Targets Windows Users A new malware strain, SystemBC, targets Windows computers with a multifaceted attack that can wreak havoc on their users. In addition to infecting computers with the primary strain of malware, SystemBC contains an on-demand proxy component that allows other malware strains to integrate with...
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Security Breach Update
25 July 2019

Australian Consumers Demand Data Security. According to a recent survey of Australian consumers, confidence in a company’s data security impacts their spending with that platform. The survey, which comprised of 2,000 consumers, found that 74% of Australians are less inclined to spend money with companies that cannot or will not...
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Security Breach Update
18 July 2019

Ransomware Targeting Attacks on Network Attached Storage (NAS) Devices According to recent findings by cybersecurity researchers, a new form of ransomware dubbed eChoraix, is targeting attacks network attached storage (NAS) devices. The malware specifically targets QNAP NAS devices, which are used around the world. These devices are already connected to...
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