TCT News

Security Breach Update
7 December 2018

A new report has shed light on the fact that not only are email-based attacks on the rise, but they are spreading at an alarming rate. Cyber criminals have been shuffling their decks of targets, as 99% of the most heavily targeted email addresses this quarter are different than those...
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Security Breach Update
30 November 2018

This week, Amazon experienced technical issues, and cybersecurity culture isn’t where it needs to be in 95% of organizations. It is interesting to know that the severity of the breach is not the most damaging part, contrary to most breaches. In fact, the most damaging part of this breach has...
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Security Breach Update
23 November 2018

Magecart is a credit card skimming malware, used by different unrelated groups that attack in a similar fashion. Magecart is defined by targeting online retailers and has been in the spotlight recently due to several high-profile breaches such as Ticketmaster and British Airways. With Black Friday and Cyber Monday coming...
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Security Breach Update
16 November 2018

A financial breach of epic proportion has occurred in Pakistan, with hackers making off with data from almost 8,000 bank account holders from 10 different banks. The government’s cybercrime division is on the case, and hopefully making progress – although it is too early to tell. The data is being...
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Security Breach Update
9 November 2018

As Christmas is just around the corner, we are finding lots of Christmas Best Of collections now available in shops. To the surprise of no one, there is a “Best Of” ransomware collection being sold on the Dark Web, but there are many surprising elements to the bundle. First off,...
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Security Breach Update
29 October 2018

When looking for a job, usually you would check one of the many job hunting sites you see in commercials or circle ads in newspapers (at least at one point you did). Some people do something very similar… but on the Dark Web searching for an illicit job. Many job...
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Facebook Hacked

Facebook announced earlier this month that the world’s largest social network had identified “a security issue affecting almost 50 million accounts.” A vulnerability that has existed since June of 2017 allowed hackers to exploit the “View As” feature. This hack could allow criminals to “steal Facebook access tokens which they...
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Security Breach Update
18 October 2018

New research has revealed that a whopping 90% of all malware is delivered via email. It was also discovered that the average employee will not go 48 hours without seeing a phishing message. In addition, over half of the phishing messages examined used the word “invoice” in the subject line....
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The Cost of an Old Device

Did you know that the cost of keeping a 4 year old PC could be as much as $3,800 per device, which is enough to replace up to two PCs. How old are your PCs? Findings from a recent survey, uncovered that a PC older than four years old is...
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Security Breach Update
11 October 2018

This week brings a sinister revelation of China using a tiny chip to infiltrate USA Companies. The attack by Chinese spies reached almost 30 USA companies, including Amazon and Apple, by compromising America’s technology supply chain, according to extensive interviews with government and corporate sources. The company discovered a microchip...
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