Technology and Cybersecurity

COVID-19 The Phisher’s Friend

March 25, 2020

Phishers may be taking advantage of the current lockdown fears in...

Breaking Scams

Feeling Flushed? Don’t Panic: The UK Toilet Roll Scam

March 24, 2020

The vast majority of people are decent human beings. However, cybercriminals...

Security Awareness Training

How to Make a Security Awareness Training Programme Fun

March 18, 2020

Do you hear the words ‘security awareness training’ and think…b..o..r..i..n..g…? Well,...

Breaking Scams

The Fax Behind Cybercrime: Microsoft SharePoint Fax Scam

March 16, 2020

Remember the fax machine? At their peak of use, they were...

Security Hints and Tips

COVID-19: It’s Not Just About Hand Hygiene it’s Also About Security Hygiene

March 11, 2020

The cybercriminal is not one for missing out on an opportunity...

Breaking Scams

Update or Else: Outlook Update Scam Email

March 9, 2020

Here at The Defence Works we get to see lots of...

Security Awareness Training

Top 5 Security Awareness Topics for 2020

March 4, 2020

Data breaches are everywhere. Just in the UK, examples abound. Most...

Breaking Scams

PUPpy Love: BT Billing SMiShing Scam

February 25, 2020

The Defence Works is continually watching out for scams that come...

Security Hints and Tips

5 Good Computer Security Habits

February 20, 2020

“The chains of habit are too weak to be felt until...

Breaking Scams

A Warning to the Wise: The Hard to Tell if it’s a Scam or Not a Scam?

February 17, 2020

This week’s Breaking Scam is about how confusing and difficult it...

Security Hints and Tips

5 Security Tips – Security Systems, Mobile Phones, and Broadband

February 12, 2020

In a recent blog post “5 Good Security Habits for 2020”,...

Breaking Scams

The Symptoms of Infection: The Coronavirus Phishing Scam

February 10, 2020

Switch on the TV or open social media and you cannot...