Thwarting the tricksters out to get your money

Phishing emails remain the main weapon used by hackers trying to steal valuable information and cash, but there are ways of protecting your business

How law firms can combat cyber crime

Law firms are being targeted by cyber criminals in attacks which can cost millions and ruin reputations as client confidentiality is breached

State-sponsored cyber spies target business secrets

States that launch cyber attacks no longer only target other governments and now aim to steal valuable commercial secrets from the private sector

People are ‘wet’ with security

Charles Orton-Jones explores ways to strengthen cyber security in the face of human weakness

Greed and deceit costs us dear

It’s insidious and pervades everywhere there is money to be had by lying and cheating, but fraud cannot be left unchallenged, writes Dan Matthews

Tricksters switch tactics

Organised crime gangs are operating lucrative payment card frauds which target “weak” links in security, as Clare Gascoigne reports

First a rogue email, then a careless click – and data theft

Cyber villains are spear-phishing with high-profile, high-value targets in their sights, warns Kevin Townsend