Donnie MacColl, Senior Director of EMEA Technical Services at Fortra, discusses the recent updates to PCI DSS V4.0 and asks if the timeframe for implementation is fast enough to raise the level of cyber protection needed by financial institutions today?
Hybrid vishing (email-initiated voice phishing) attacks are on the rise. In this ZDNet article, John Wilson discusses the findings from the latest Agari and PhishLabs research and explains what organizations can do to help prevent hybrid vishing attacks.
Following the release of Core Security’s Ransomware Simulator, Mark Bell, Managing Director of Infrastructure Protection at Fortra, shares vulnerability management best practices and more in an interview with e-ChannelNews.
Response-based attacks targeting corporate inboxes have climbed to their highest volume since 2020, representing 41 percent of all email-based scams targeting employees, during Q2 of this year. This is according to the latest Quarterly Threat Trends & Intelligence Report from Agari and PhishLabs, part of the Fortra cybersecurity portfolio.
In this video, Stuart Sumner, Editorial Director of Computing and Donnie MacColl, Senior Director of Technical Services at Fortra, explore the trends surrounding the current state of automation and discuss how to create a successful implementation strategy for fast ROI.
With so much information published on Zero Trust, it’s easy to see why organizations remain unsure about what it means, let alone move forward with adopting a framework. In this Help Net Security video, John Grancarich cuts through all the material and aligns it with the process recommended by NIST to create a Zero Trust Playbook.
John Wilson, Senior Fellow, Threat Research at Fortra features in this episode of Infosec’s Cyber Work Podcast. John covers all aspects of email fraud including business email compromise and phishing, and shares career tips and advice for budding threat researchers at all levels.
Core Security by Fortra, a leading provider of cyber threat solutions, today announced the addition of ransomware simulation to its penetration testing solution, Core Impact. Using an automated Rapid Pen Test, Core Impact users can now efficiently simulate a ransomware attack.
An alarming number of Americans say they experienced identity theft, or attempted identity theft, during the pandemic. Forbes contributor, Kelly Anne Smith takes a detailed look at identity theft and provides 5 tips on how to protect yourself from it. Featuring John Wilson , Senior Fellow, Threat Research. Originally published on Forbes Advisor . Excerpt: "The financial account fraud happened in...
How have changes in the way businesses engage with digital services impacted the threat landscape and how important is it that organizations take a layered approach to security as a result? John Grancarich of Fortra discusses these challenges and more in this in-depth interview with Expert Insights.
From fake holiday home rentals to counterfeit medications, online scams are now an unfortunate common occurrence. Forbes contributor, John Wilson takes a detailed look at online scams and provides 5 ways to protect yourself from them. Originally published on Forbes Advisor . Excerpt: “Mary was lonely. The recently divorced mom of three was ready to dip her toe back into the Orlando, Florida...
With the rise in phishing attacks and identify theft, Ciaran Rafferty, Managing Director, Email Security at Fortra looks at emerging trends and ways organizations can keep their sensitive data secure. He also provides an update on what to expect from Fortra in 2022.
Ransomware is big business. Attacks have evolved to become more complex, damaging and far reaching. In Teiss magazine, Mieng Lim, VP of Product Management, provides advice on how to protect against ransomware and prevent cybercriminals from penetrating an organization's defenses.