APAC businesses vulnerable to cyberattack

Attacks included successful Microsoft 365 logins from a suspicious country Businesses in Asia-Pacific could find themselves vulnerable to attack during the vacation months, according to Barracuda, a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud-first security solutions. Analysing the latest threat Insight from Barracuda’s Advanced XDR Platform and 24/7 Security Operations Centre,…

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Ransomware attacks targeting businesses

Researchers also saw a 4 per cent rise in attacks targeting municipalities The number of ransomware attacks has increased dramatically over the past year and businesses remain the no.1 target, according to the most recent Threat Spotlight from Barracuda, a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud-enabled security solutions. Analysing 106 highly publicised attacks across the globe, including Southeast Asia between August 2021…

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Targeting businesses with bait attacks

35 per cent of businesses targeted by bait attacks. Bait attacks launched via Gmail and other free email services could be making businesses in Asia-Pacific vulnerable to targeted phishing attacks and other threats, according to Barracuda, a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud-enabled security solutions. Taking in more than…

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Singapore companies struggle to repel network attacks

Embracing secure access service edge (SASE) technologies to overcome work-from-home challenges. Singapore companies are struggling to repel network attacks, falling victim to dangerous ransomware assaults, and having to deal with deadly consequences, according to a new report from Barracuda, a trusted partner and leading provider of cloud-enabled security solutions. Taking in 750 global…

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Non-C-Suite employees are attractive targets for attackers

An average organisation is targeted by over 700 social engineering attacks each year. When it came to business email compromise attacks (BEC), a whopping 77 per cent of attacks target professionals outside of finance and executive roles, including personnel working in roles like sales (19 per cent), project management (10…

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