Mobile Apps

Third Party Applications are Threatening Your Company’s Security!

Shadow IT is a term that refers to any application (apps) that a company’s employees utilise without obtaining IT approval. With the ever-growing list of apps available, Shadow IT is increasing exponentially and with more businesses moving their data onto Cloud platforms, the biggest risk is posed by connected third-party applications. CloudLock, a cloud security […]

date:  Aug 10, 2016 comments:  0
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Security tips – Social Media and mobile devices

Our experts here at FraudWatch International provide their top tips for avoiding scams and frauds when on Social Media and whilst using your mobile devices. Using Social Media Risky habits: Today, it seems more important than ever to be constantly connected, and it’s really tempting to follow the trend of having as many followers as […]

date:  Feb 09, 2016 comments:  Comments Off on Security tips – Social Media and mobile devices
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How to identify and avoid rogue mobile apps

The world we live in is becoming more and more mobile. The need to do things here and now is becoming greater. Banking transactions are being performed more frequently on mobile devices, like smart phones and tablets. Online shopping is another activity that consumers frequently undertake on their mobile devices. The “tipping point”, where customers […]

date:  Apr 15, 2015 comments:  Comments Off on How to identify and avoid rogue mobile apps
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What to Expect in 2015 – Cybercrime Predictions from FraudWatch International

“2015 will see an increase in the sophistication and evolution of cybercrime attacks”, predicts Trent Youl, FraudWatch International founder and CEO. Attacks in general will continue to become highly targeted as criminals seek to bypass spam and virus detection. The average consumer will find the ability to identify fraudulent email increasingly difficult, as emails will […]

date:  Mar 04, 2015 comments:  Comments Off on What to Expect in 2015 – Cybercrime Predictions from FraudWatch International
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A Look Back on 2014

A Summary of Phishing, Malware, Mobile and Social Media Cybercrime in 2014 2014 saw an evolution of cybercrime attacks, involving highly targeted, sophisticated campaigns against large organisations. We will take a look at the trends of a few of the attack methods in 2014. Phishing: The standard phishing methods used for the past 10 years […]

date:  Feb 24, 2015 comments:  Comments Off on A Look Back on 2014
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