Hitachi

U.S.A.

Hitachi Group Global Network

Americas

Asia

Europe

Middle East and Africa

Oceania

Close

Tag: social engineering
You are here: Home \ social engineering
Posted on Tuesday, March 24th, 2020 by
What guidelines should your organization be concerned with regarding information security when working from home? The world has entered “uncharted territory”. This was a statement from the World Health Organization (WHO) about the current COVID-19 pandemic. In reaction to this, companies across the world have fallen in line with health guidance on social distancing and...

Topics: Coronavirus, COVID-19, Data Protection Impact Assessment, DPIA, Pandemic Response Planning, Penetration Testing, Phishing, PIA, Ransomware, Remote working, Risk management, Social Engineering, wfh, Working from home

Posted on Friday, January 17th, 2020 by
A Cybersecurity Posture Assessment gives your company the intelligence to know where you stand with respect to cybersecurity risk. The modern business faces cybersecurity challenges as never before. These challenges are being complicated by sophisticated techniques such as social engineering. Cyber-threats are compounded and facilitated through the hyper-connectivity offered by cloud computing, mobile devices, and...

Topics: Cybercrime, Cybersecurity Posture, Social Engineering, Uncategorized

People_Cybercrime_2019
Posted on Friday, December 20th, 2019 by
The state of people and cybercrime is reaching new heights. What do we mean by this? Cybercriminals are mastering the art and science of behavior manipulation. Phishing and other methods of social engineering are so prevalent that Proofpoint announced that 99% of all cyber-attacks need human intervention to proceed. In order to counter this, security awareness...

Topics: Cybercrime, Cybersecurity Posture, Deepfake, Penetration Testing, Ransomware, Social Engineering, Supply Chain

Ransomware Infection
Posted on Wednesday, November 27th, 2019 by
You’ve been infected with ransomware… now what? And what are some effective tips to prevent ransomware infection? Ransomware is a type of malware that continues to cause havoc across the world. In this blog article, we are sharing 5 effective tips to help your business prevent ransomware infections.

Topics: Phishing, Ransomware, Security Practices, Social Engineering, Tips & Tricks, Trends & Technologies

Black Friday Shopping
Posted on Wednesday, November 20th, 2019 by
Many of us eagerly await the annual Black Friday offers to get a good deal on holiday presents (or gifts to self!). Unfortunately, Black Friday is also a great opportunity for cybercriminals looking to scam customers out of hard-earned money and valuable personal data.  As we prepare for Black Friday shopping, what should online shoppers watch out for and how can they protect themselves against scams?

Topics: Phishing, Security Practices, Social Engineering, Tips & Tricks, Uncategorized

Deepfakes and Cybercrime
Posted on Thursday, November 14th, 2019 by
How are deepfakes and cybercrime related? What is this recent deepfake trend? And what are some cybercrime examples of deepfake technology?  Back in 2018, researchers found 14,698 deepfake videos online. But what is this phenomenon about and how will it affect businesses and individuals in the years to come? 

Topics: Artificial Intelligence, Cybersecurity Posture, Digital Transformation, Phishing, Social Engineering, Trends & Technologies, Uncategorized

Social Engineering Examples
Posted on Thursday, September 26th, 2019 by
What are some of the most common social engineering examples and attack techniques that individuals and organizations need to know? In this blog article, we describe scenarios such as phishing, whaling, fakes and pretexting, tailgating, etc.

Topics: Phishing, Social Engineering, Tips & Tricks, Trends & Technologies

Latest Webinars | Watch Now

Cybersecurity, Cyber Crime and Your Business — How to Strengthen Your Cybersecurity Posture – In collaboration with Cytelligence

Watch Now

Cybersecurity 101 for Credit Unions – In collaboration with the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions (CCCU)

Watch Now

Introduction to Technical Security Testing for Credit Unions – In collaboration with the Caribbean Confederation of Credit Unions (CCCU)

Watch Now