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Cyber Crime meaning computer-orientated crime is on the rise. Over the last six years there have been over 3 billion record breaches. Cyber Crimes can be described as actions committed against a group or an individual with criminal motive to intentionally damage the people involved. Regardless of whether you run a business or have a mobile phone, everyone is at risk of a cyber attack. Cyber Crimes that cross the borders of countries and threaten foreign organisations are sometimes referred to as Cyberwarfare.

Forms of Cyber Crimes

These Crimes can come in many different forms most common of which being, Phishing, File Hijacker, Screenshot manager, Hacking etc.
Therefore considering the rapid increase of Cyber Crime, it is essential that cyber security professionals keep updated with development and learning how to prevent and recover from attacks.

 

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Businesses stuck in reactive mentality on cybersecurity

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5 ways cyber security in 2019 is changing and what to expect

After a whirlwind 2018, cyber security in 2019 isn't looking like an easy ride but here, Sam Bocetta, retired security analyst, provides insight into what to expect and how to prepare against possible attacks.
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Cybersecurity expert discusses changing world of cybercrime

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UK police want funding for crime-fighting technology

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What should organisations do about inevitable cyber security breaches?

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Cybercrime, illegal content online: We don’t have to turn a blind eye

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UK to become world leader in cyber security

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Why employees are your biggest cyber security risk

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Is the public sector safe from cyber attacks in 2019?

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Three in five SMEs have experienced a cybersecurity breach

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Why the government needs to be a leader in cyber security for a digital...

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The Unexpected Side-Effects of GDPR

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