Tag Phishing Attack

Phishing: Are you a target?

Cybercriminals are well versed in finding prime targets to execute their attacks – and small businesses are considered ripe for the picking. Many SMEs consider themselves to be safe since they employ a ‘security-by-obscurity’ policy – they feel like since…

Top 5 Biggest risks to CyberSecurity in 2019

43% of cyberattacks target small to medium businesses, according to SCORE. With regards to malicious software – Macro-malware and ransomware were found to comprise a significant portion of these attacks. Even to this day many businesses lack employee awareness training…

Assent Chooses Southend the #TechCityonSea for Growing Team

UPDATE 9th June 2020:  Our Central Admin office has now relocated to CEME Campus.  See our Contact Page for Details. Risk Management Consultants Assent have chosen its Southend-on-Sea office to expand its Technology Team. Director Robert Clements said: “Our business serves clients…

Warning: GDPR Phishing Scams Spotted!

Hackers have been creating fake GDPR-related privacy notice emails to mislead targets into handing over personal data, including credit card information. With GDPR being a hot topic, businesses and individuals have been receiving voluminous genuine privacy notice emails from brands…