TCT News

Security Breach Update
13 August 2020

The World Has Changed. So Has the Dark Web. COVID-19 has affected every corner of the world – including the Dark Web, spiking activity in more unauthorized breaches. Our partner, Dark Web ID monitors and analyses the Dark Web constantly and in 2020, they have discovered trends that point to...
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Using Dark Web Monitoring for your Business

Passwords are the codes that both access and protect your company’s data, but like the traditional lock and key, any mediocre cybercriminal can usually easily decipher your password. Technology exists which enables hackers to test literally billions of password combinations per second, increasing the chance of your passwords being cracked....
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Security Breach Update
6 August 2020

Double Extortion Ransomware is in Fashion In a tough economy, everybody’s looking for a way to make a little more money and increase profitability – even cybercriminals. Why should a cybercriminal only benefit once from the hard work of hacking into systems and deploying ransomware, when they could benefit twice?...
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More Mobile Phones than Toothbrushes

It has been said, that today, more people in the world own a mobile phone than a toothbrush.  With so many people using a mobile phone and mobile devices, it’s no surprise that businesses are getting on board and utilising this technology. Smartphones and tablets are becoming a key way...
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Security Breach Update
30 July 2020

Cybercrime Boom Means Data Breach Risks are Rising In a challenging economy, even cyber criminals have to work a little bit harder – and they’re working overtime. A 23% overall increase in cybercrime in 2020 so far (and a more than 600% increase in phishing attacks) means that your data...
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Security Breach Update
24 July 2020

Multifactor Authentication is a Security Must-Have in 2020 Today’s risk landscape is more complicated than ever. There’s a new danger to your systems and data lurking around every corner, and a new solution that you need to buy to mitigate it. Third-party data breaches are a constant worry not to...
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Cyber Security and the Changing Threat Landscape

The last decade has seen a huge growth of ransomware and malware attacks, the severity of which has been felt by every industry, every kind of business and many millions individuals who have been the victim of data breaches and ransomware. The types of attacks being undertaken by cyber criminals...
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Security Breach Update
16 July 2020

Third Party Data Breaches Endanger Every Company Just because your company hasn’t had a data breach, that doesn’t mean that your staffers’ credentials are safe. Third-party data breaches are an increasing problem for every company. These days everyone uses internet-enabled services for everything from shopping to airline tickets. But that...
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Why you should upgrade your old Business Computers

Upgrading old hardware can be a huge expense for any business, but can be especially keenly felt by small to medium businesses who run a leaner IT budget year on year. However, this cost needs to be weighed against the cost of continuing to work with old, outdated computers,  which...
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Security Breach Update
9 July 2020

The Ransomware Tide is Rising Worldwide No industry is immune to ransomware attacks. Just last week, hackers attempted to breach more than 30 news sites owned by a major US media company in an audacious attempt to deploy WastedLocker ransomware. The hacking gang, known as Evil Corp, was attempting to...
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