Remember when WannaCry first hit the headlines in 2017? The crypto ransomware attack capitalised on a Microsoft Windows vulnerability, spreading through networks, and holding files ransom with a Bitcoin demand.
The ‘human factor’ has long been a weak link when it comes to cyber security.
One in ten businesses would be willing to pay $50,000-plus to retrieve ransomed data.
Chances are you’ve seen a shipping container with “Maersk” emblazoned along the side at least once before.
Photoshopped images and fake news are nothing new in the war of misinformation but what’s becoming more and more common are deepfakes, and they could spell real trouble for businesses.