IT Security Information

Get regular updates on current threats such as ransomware, phishing, CEO fraud and business email compromise.

A journey through the history of cryptography – Part 1

A journey through the history of cryptography – Part 1

The implementation of encryption strategies in companies is becoming increasingly popular. The strongest driver of this process is the ratification of the GDPR in May 2018, but encryption is not a modern-day invention: historically, the beginnings are very ancient. We look back into the past and explore the methods our ancestors used to exchange secret information and how the procedures have changed until today.
Office 365- is ‘Account Hijacking’ the number 1 security risk?

Office 365- is ‘Account Hijacking’ the number 1 security risk?

Microsoft is considered as the major driver of the cloud movement and has brought the world’s most used office suite into the cloud with Office 365. But users of the cloud service are more and more in the centre of cybercriminal activities. Most recently, Microsoft reported a 250 percent increase in targeted attacks on Office 365 accounts. The technology company integrated various security mechanisms to defend against malware and other threats. But are these really sufficient for comprehensive security?
Expansion continues: Hornetsecurity acquires long-standing British distribution partner EveryCloud

Expansion continues: Hornetsecurity acquires long-standing British distribution partner EveryCloud

A successful start into the new year: Hornetsecurity completes the acquisition of the British distribution partner and email security provider EveryCloud. Since 2009, EveryCloud has sold the services of the German market leader for cloud security solutions exclusively under its own branding in the UK and later also in the USA.

Share the article on Twitter, LinkedIn and Co.

Sign Up Hornet News

The new Cyberthreat Report