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Frank’s Financial New Year’s Resolution | Commissum in the Mortgage Finance Gazette & at Mutual Vision’s Cyber Conference



Frank’s Financial New Year’s Resolution | Commissum in the Mortgage Finance Gazette & at Mutual Vision’s Cyber Conference

Once again January has rolled around. With Christmas and New Year already feeling like a distant memory, thoughts turn to the year ahead for many people. 2016 was a busy year in cybersecurity terms, with the rise of ransomware, massive DDoS attacks from the zombified botnet-of-things and … |More

The Investigatory Powers Bill Has Been Granted Royal Assent and is Now UK Law



The Investigatory Powers Bill Has Been Granted Royal Assent and is Now UK Law

We haven’t heard much lately about the Investigatory Powers Bill – dubbed the “Snooper’s Charter” by its opponents – and to be fair there’s been quite a lot on. We’ve had Brexit and its fallout, the Rio Olympics, Internet of Things botnets running wild, and now President-elect … |More

Cybersecurity Takes You Places – Commissum’s Globetrotting October



Cybersecurity Takes You Places – Commissum’s Globetrotting October

Where has the year gone? It’s November already and we’ve seen some big changes here at Commissum HQ.

Looking back to January, we moved into our new offices at the Shore in Edinburgh. Since then our team has increased by half – with Caius, Jack, … |More

Shut the Backdoor! You’re Letting the Hackers Breeze in…



Shut the Backdoor! You’re Letting the Hackers Breeze in…

News broke back in March 2016 that several major law firms in the US had been breached by hackers. This may have slipped somewhat under the radar, as just a few days later came the announcement of the Mossack Fonseca leak (it was also a breach), but … |More

Why Do Hackers Go After SMEs?



Why Do Hackers Go After SMEs?

Cybercriminals are going after SMEs. Although you might not hear a lot about it in the news, it is entirely because of more “exciting” headlines about major banks or government agencies being hacked. Online cheating websites, car companies, big retailers – they all contribute to the sound statements about cyber … |More