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The May 2019 edition of Lancashire Business View features a lead article by our very own Adam Purnell. Entitled "Risk, Business Continuity and IT", the article considers how routine business operations could potentially be affected by IT failures. Importantly, it also...read more
Earlier this year, between January and March of 2019, many email account holders fell foul of another high profile email security breach. Microsoft BreachThe attack centred upon a batch of free Microsoft email accounts - certain users of the Hotmail, MSN, and Outlook...read more
Google's G Suite and Microsoft 365 are popular packages of cloud-based software, but many users have previously been faced with an 'either/or' choice. Recently, however, Google announced that it is enabling support for some of Microsoft's most used applications. This...read more
In another recent security scare, hundreds of millions of Facebook users unknowingly had their credentials stored in plain text. That means their data could potentially have been searchable by any Facebook employee. KrebsOnSecurity website confirmed the mistake, which...read more
Microsoft has introduced AI features into Microsoft Excel, starting with the Excel android app.read more
Credential stuffing is the automatic injection of breached username/password pairs to deceptively gain access to user accounts. This is a subsection of brute force attackread more