Post Tagged with: "cyber security"

InfoSecurity Magazine Covers Parliament Street Research Revealing NHS Staff Were Hit by Almost 140,000 Malicious Emails in 2020.

InfoSecurity Magazine Covers Parliament Street Research Revealing NHS Staff Were Hit by Almost 140,000 Malicious Emails in 2020.

Monday 8th February 2021 Today, InfoSecurity magazine reported on Parliament Street research showing that NHS staff reported 27,958 suspected phishing emails targeting the NHSmail email service in 2020. The article can be read here, or alternatively the text can be read below: NHS Staff Hit by Almost 140,000 Malicious Emails in 2020 Official figures from NHS Digital show that NHS […]

by · 8th February 2021 · Research
Computer Weekly reports on Parliament Street research revealing an 18% rise in data loss incidents with the Ministry of Defence.

Computer Weekly reports on Parliament Street research revealing an 18% rise in data loss incidents with the Ministry of Defence.

Monday 18th January 2021 Today, Computer Weekly reported on new Parliament Street research which reveals that Britain’s Ministry of Defence reported more than five hundred data security incidents in 2019-20, with seven serious enough to warrant disclosure to the ICO. The article can be read here, or alternative the text can be read below: MoD reports 18% rise in data […]

by · 18th January 2021 · Research
The Sun reports on Parliament Street uncovering a ‘free’ Cadbury’s hamper scam on Facebook

The Sun reports on Parliament Street uncovering a ‘free’ Cadbury’s hamper scam on Facebook

Monday 9th November 2020 Today, The Sun reported on Parliament Street uncovering an an unscrupulous scam competition offering free chocolate. Read the article here, or alternatively the text of it can be read below: CHOC HORROR: Warning over ‘free’ Cadbury’s hamper scam on Facebook that steals your bank details CHOCOLATE fans are being warned about a Cadbury scam on Facebook […]

by · 9th November 2020 · Press Room, News
Daily Mirror reports on Parliament Street uncovering a fake Cadbury’s Facebook scam

Daily Mirror reports on Parliament Street uncovering a fake Cadbury’s Facebook scam

Monday 9th November 2020 Today, the Daily Mirror reported on Parliament Street uncovering an an unscrupulous scam competition offering free chocolate. Read the article here, or alternatively the text of it is below: ‘Free’ Cadbury’s chocolate hamper warning as thousands of sweet-toothed Brits tricked The idea of a hamper of free Twirls, Curly Wurlys and Dairy Milk bars is is […]

by · 9th November 2020 · Press Room, News
Daily Record alerts readers to Council Tax phishing scam uncovered by Parliament Street

Daily Record alerts readers to Council Tax phishing scam uncovered by Parliament Street

The Daily Record today alerted it’s readers about a new email phishing scam, which falsely purports to be from the “Government Digital Service Team”. The scam was uncovered by Parliament Street’s cyber research unit and is aimed at low-income earners. The scam targets Council Tax payers and claims that the recipient of the email will be receiving a Council Tax Reduction […]

by · 28th July 2020 · Press Room
Daily Express warns readers about Council Tax phishing scam uncovered by Parliament Street

Daily Express warns readers about Council Tax phishing scam uncovered by Parliament Street

The Daily Express today warned it’s readers about a new email phishing scam, which falsely purports to be from the “Government Digital Service Team”. The scam was uncovered by Parliament Street’s cyber research unit and is aimed at low-income earners. The scam targets Council Tax payers and claims that the recipient of the email will be receiving a Council Tax Reduction […]

by · 27th July 2020 · Press Room, Research
New Statesman reports on Parliament Street “Zoom” research

New Statesman reports on Parliament Street “Zoom” research

Thursday 21st May 2020 The New Statesman has reported on new Parliament Street research revealing that 731 Zoom licences have been purchased by Whitehall bosses since the start of the Coronavirus crisis, with the Ministry of Defence driving most of the procurement. The New Statesman article can be read here.

by · 21st May 2020 · Press Room, News
Government departments bought hundreds of Zoom licences despite security fears over video meeting app

Government departments bought hundreds of Zoom licences despite security fears over video meeting app

Thursday 21st May 2020 The Daily Mirror reports today on new Parliament Street research which reveals that Civil Service chiefs have ordered a total of 731 Zoom licences since the COVID-19 outbreak began. 550 of these are for the Ministry of Defence. This is despite Whitehall bosses having been warned by the National Cyber Security Centre, part of intelligence agency […]

by · 21st May 2020 · Press Room, News
Information Age reports on Parliament Street Cyber Security Symposium

Information Age reports on Parliament Street Cyber Security Symposium

Friday 22nd March 2019 Following on from Wednesday night’s record turnout Cyber Security Symposium in the House of Commons, top technology publication Information Age published a report on the proceedings for the benefit of those unable to make it. Below is the review of the of the event written by Andrew Ross: Parliament Street debate: Is the UK’s cyber security […]

by · 22nd March 2019 · Press Room
ITPro covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

ITPro covers Parliament Street research into Cyber Security and Tourism

Monday 18th March 2019 Today, ITPro, the essential place for all IT coverage in the UK, covered new Parliament Street research into cyber security at some of London’s hottest tourist spots. The original article can be found here.   Alternatively, the text from the article can be read below:     London’s top attractions besieged by more than 100 million cyber […]

by · 18th March 2019 · Press Room