Apple employees being offered €20k for their login details

Category: Ireland

Apple employees being offered €20k for their login details-->

Apple employees being offered €20k for their login details

Workers at Apple’s European centre in Cork are being tempted with significant amounts of money to share login details. Business Insider is today reporting an interview with an anonymous source at the Republic of Ireland plant, which serves as yet another reminder of the increasing risk of insider threat to organisations worldwide. The source at […]

1 in 3 Irish law firms have experienced cyber attacks-->

1 in 3 Irish law firms have experienced cyber attacks

A survey of Irish law firms has reported critical issues in dealing with cybersecurity. The Smith & Williamson survey of Irish law firms reported that one in five firms have experienced a cyber attack in the last year, rising to one in three of the country’s top 20 firms. The wide-ranging annual survey also found […]

IRISSCON: Major annual rise in reported cybersecurity incidents-->

IRISSCON: Major annual rise in reported cybersecurity incidents

The Irish Reporting and Information Security Service annual conference IRISSCon took place yesterday, November 19th, at the D4Berkley Court Hotel, in Ballsbridge Dublin. Director of the IRISS Computer Emergency Response Team (CERT), Brian Honan,  reported a four-fold increase in cybersecurity incidents – from just 6,534 in 2014 to 26,137 in 2015. Now in its seventh […]