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Serie A football club Lazio are the latest victim of a phishing attack

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Mar 29, 2018 1:29:35 PM
Topics: Phishing

According to the newspaper Il Tempo, Lazio have fallen for a phishing email which has cost them €2 million. The money paid was supposed to be the final instalment of a transfer fee owed on their purchase of Dutch defender Stefan de Vrij who they bought from Feyenoord in 2014.

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Will red weather warnings become a more regular occurrence?

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Mar 5, 2018 12:40:52 PM
Topics: IT Security, Email Security, Cyber Security, Email Continuity, Office 365

A red weather warning has only been issued on six occasions since the system was introduced in Ireland in 2013 – and only for rainstorms, never for snow until last week. The fact that there have been two red weather warnings in the past 4 months and only 4 in the previous 5 years is a worrying trend. With businesses closing for days at a time, they need to be more prepared for these adverse weather conditions.

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