October 2016

What Can Cybercrime Threats Against EU states Teach Us?


We Read the 70 Page 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment Report So You Don’t Have To. Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) published the 2016 Internet Organized Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA). This report provides an update on the latest trends and the current impact of cybercrime within Europe and the EU. It’s an extremely professional [...]

Verizon DBIR 2016 – Back to Basics with Phishing Lessons


The Verizon 2016 Data Breach Investigations Report released last week is an extremely comprehensive body of research, quoting over 70 sources worldwide. Yet, despite the fact that it covers multiple business sectors and geographies, one thing is certain: Phishing, an age-old method used by cybercriminals and spies for over two decades is here to stay. [...]