Hackers try to poison water in Florida

Hackers broke into the IT systems controlling a water treatment facility in Florida on Friday the 5th of February. The hacker began to change the levels of sodium hydroxide that is released into the water. Sheriff Bob Gaultier stated “the hacker changed the concentration of sodium hydroxide from about 100 parts per million to 11,100 ppm. This is a life-threatening …

Do you know how hackers attack?

  Cybercrime is very real and the threat is eve- increasing. It is, pretty much, the Wild West out there! Almost half of UK businesses suffered an attack in the past year, with many experiencing cybersecurity-related issues at least once a week. Most employees are likely to have had some kind of security training, standard procedure for the majority of businesses …

The Resurrection of Hacktivism

The effects of COVID-19 and political warfare have been rife with cyberattacks. From phishing emails offering tax refunds to doxxing medical sites, the widespread attacks have been seen across the world. But what about the other side of these negative attempts at stolen data? Along with the hacks for personal financial gain, recent events have also brought along a resurgence …