Cyber Awareness

The Metropolitan Police has produced five short videos on how to protect yourself online. These are being posted on this page every day, starting Monday June 26th.

Online ID

Stop thieves stealing your ID, update privacy settings on all social media accounts. Only let people you know see your pages. #GetSafeOnline

We Have Moved!

We Have Moved!

We have recently re-located to East London and will be running a couple of events on 27th July… Come and join us! We will be running a business crime and cybersecurity awareness workshop followed by a summer networking event…

Man Jailed After Stealing £271,489 from His Employer

Man Jailed After Stealing £271,489 from His Employer

On Friday (26 May 2017) Ben House, 31, from Eastfield Road, Southsea, was sentenced at Portsmouth Crown Court to three years and four months imprisonment after he defrauded his employer, Ageas.

Following an investigation by detectives from the City of London Police’s Insurance Fraud Enforcement Department…

Ransomware: Prepare, Prevent, Respond

Ransomware is the extortion-driven malware epidemic sweeping the globe. There are a large and growing number of Ransomware programs all with variants being created on a daily basis in order to evade anti-malware tools. As with WannaCry, the designs may increasingly use worm-like capabilities, allowing the malware to spread automatically and rapidly. Most Ransomware infections begin with either inadvertent … Read more

WannaCry Ransomware: Advice from NFIB

WannaCry Ransomware: Advice from NFIB

Following the ransomware cyber attack on Friday 12 May which affected the NHS and is believed to have affected other organisations globally, the City of London Police’s National Fraud Intelligence Bureau has issued an alert urging both individuals and businesses to follow protection advice. The advice is shown below and can also be downloaded as … Read more

Experian and BioCatch Team Up to Prevent New Account Fraud

Experian and BioCatch Team Up to Prevent New Account Fraud

BioCatch have announced that they have teamed up with Experian to integrate its behavioral biometric technology into the company’s fraud and identity platform, CrossCore™, to help prevent new account fraud for its users. The integration of BioCatch technology into the CrossCore™ platform provides a very powerful level of protection against fraud, getting past information that … Read more