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Commissum Press Release – Commissum Continue Senior Technical Resource Recruitment with new Senior Consultant Norbert Baliga



Commissum Press Release – Commissum Continue Senior Technical Resource Recruitment with new Senior Consultant Norbert Baliga

2nd November, 2016

46 Shore

EH6 6QU

Edinburgh, Midlothian

For immediate release.

COMMISSUM PRESS RELEASE – COMMISSUM CONTINUE SENIOR TECHNICAL RESOURCE RECRUITMENT WITH NEW SENIOR CONSULTANT NORBERT BALIGA

Norbert joins Commissum at a very exciting time for the Edinburgh-based Cybersecurity consultancy. His addition is part of the … |More

Commissum Press Release – Further Growth at Commissum with Hire of Cybersecurity Consultant Jon Prince



Commissum Press Release – Further Growth at Commissum with Hire of Cybersecurity Consultant Jon Prince

6th September, 2016

46 Shore

EH6 6QU

Edinburgh, Midlothian
For immediate release.

COMMISSUM PRESS RELEASE – FURTHER GROWTH AT COMMISSUM WITH HIRE OF CYBERSECURITY CONSULTANT JON PRINCE

Jon is the latest hire at growing Edinburgh cybersecurity firm Commissum, joining as security consultant.

Ever-expanding demand within Commissum’s … |More

Mossack Fonseca – History’s Biggest Data Breach?



Mossack Fonseca – History’s Biggest Data Breach?


On Sunday 10th April the ICIJ (International Consortium of Investigative Journalists) in joint action with over 190 of its partners began publishing details of the 11 million leaked documents of the world’s 4th biggest offshore law firm, Panama’s Mossack Fonseca. The scale of the leak … |More

Brand New and Yellow… Commissum Headquarter Office!



Brand New and Yellow… Commissum Headquarter Office!



We hope you all had a great Christmas and New Year. The start to 2016 has certainly been a busy one for us! We announced late last year that due to our continued growth we would be moving to a new head office in the heart … |More

Who Cares? It’s Only Security.



Who Cares? It’s Only Security.



I saw the above image on LinkedIn earlier and started writing a response to a couple of comments lambasting the fact security was way down at number 7 despite it being the fear fodder of the press. There were some insightful comments and I started offering … |More

Anonymous: “The war is declared. Get prepared.”



Anonymous: “The war is declared. Get prepared.”



Anonymous group has declared a “total war” on Islamic State (IS) after the deadly attacks in Paris, where 129 innocent people were killed last week. Anonymous group launched a video, with the message that says: “We are anonymous. We are uniting humanity. Expect us.” The war … |More

Malvertising – the Colossal Squid of Cyber Attacks!



Malvertising – the Colossal Squid of Cyber Attacks!

Lurking deep in the depths of legitimate online websites is malvertising, a lesser known but just as insidious type of malware. Its tentacles spread deep and wide across the internet. Websites you visit every day have been compromised. YouTube, Yahoo and Spotify – to name a few!

According to the … |More

Commissum and Friends at the Rugby World Cup Opener



Commissum and Friends at the Rugby World Cup Opener



We think it’s safe to say Rugby fever has certainly been caught by the nation, and Commissum is no exception! For our first home RWC in many years Commissum and friends rolled into Twickenham for the historic and epic opener. It was an excellent match with … |More

Drinkman – a Contributor to “the Biggest Breach in US History”



Drinkman – a Contributor to “the Biggest Breach in US History”

Russian national Vladimir Drinkman has pleaded guilty to participating in a major hacking scheme that resulted in the theft of millions of credit card numbers and millions of dollars in damages. He was arrested in the Netherlands in 2012: Drinkman fought extradition to the United States from a prison there … |More

What Can Reset PIN and Lock Your Smartphone Forever? XXX Ransomware!



What Can Reset PIN and Lock Your Smartphone Forever? XXX Ransomware!

The correct answer is – LockerPin. LockerPin Ransomware.

You’ve probably faced a situation where you had the last try to enter your PIN when you wanted to withdraw cash from the ATM. You probably forgot your email password after changing it a day before. You might even have lost your … |More