Falanx Group selected as SolarWinds Threat Monitoring Service Provider

Falanx Group has been selected by SolarWinds MSP as the first ‘SolarWinds Threat Monitoring Service Provider’ (TMSP) for the UK and South Africa.

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SolarWinds MSP SVP: Layered Security Approach Needed

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SolarWinds MSP Ramps Up Focus on Security

Facebook could face up to $1.6bn fine for data breach

Hitesh Kargathra, lead security consultant at Falanx Group shares his thoughts on the recent Facebook data breach on Computer Weekly.

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Fortnite players using Android phones at risk of malware infections

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group shares his insight on Epic Games’ decision to release Fortnite on Android outside of the Play Store.

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Midterm Election Hacking – Who Is Fancy Bear?

Dan Arenson, senior analyst at Falanx Group shares his thoughts on hacking group, Fancy Bear.

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Samsung Galaxy S7 Hack: How to protect your phone from hacking

Rob Shapland shares his thoughts on the Meltdown vulnerability.

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Hackers launch spear phishing campaign against Pakistani targets

Rob Shapland, principal cyber-security consultant at Falanx Group, shares his thoughts on a number of spear phishing campaigns with Pakistani themed documents, targeting the country.

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US Government Payment Service Leaks

Lillian Tsang, Senior Data Protection and Consultant at Falanx Group shares her thoughts on the Government Payment Service Inc’s recent data leak in Information Security Buzz.

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Understanding the role of the Data Protection Officer

Hackers target Instagram, users blame Russia

Rob Shapland, principal cybersecurity consultant at Falanx Group comments on two-factor authentication in response to photo-sharing application, Instagram reportedly falling victim to an attack, which appears to have originated in Russia.

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Nearly a third of organisations still not GDPR ready

Tony Richards, group CISO at Falanx Group, said the findings of the Imperva survey were not surprising as an indication of the state of affairs regarding GDPR compliance.

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Uber fined $148m for data breach cover-up

Rob Shapland, principle cyber security consultant at Falanx Group shares his thoughts on Uber’s recent data breach cover-up.

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The week in tech: are you over-reporting data breaches?

Lillian Tsang, Senior Data Protection and Privacy Consultant from Falanx Group shares her thoughts on breach reporting.

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Instagram hacked? Warning as Russian cyberattackers steal hundreds of accounts – and no one knows how or why

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group, discusses two-factor authentication in response to photo-sharing application, Instagram reportedly falling victim to an attack, which appears to have originated in Russia.

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Facebook Scrambles to Provide Breach Info to Regulators

Hitesh Kargathra, lead security consultant at Falanx Group shares his thoughts on the recent Facebook data breach on Computer Weekly.

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Russian hackers were behind huge BA data theft of 380,000 customers’ bank details – just three months after same group hit Ticketmaster, experts claim

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group, shares his thoughts on how the attack happened and how it could have been detected sooner.

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British Airways data hack ‘was carried out by RUSSIANS’

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group, shares his thoughts on how the attack could have been prevented.

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VLAD’S ARMY Russian hackers were behind massive British Airways data theft that forced thousands of Brits to cancel their bank cards, experts claim

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group, shares his thoughts on how the tracking of code changes on the BA website could have prevented the attack.

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Generally Disclosing Pretty Rapidly: GDPR strapped a jet engine on hacked British Airways

Falanx Group senior data protection and privacy consultant Lillian Tsang shares her thoughts on GDPR and the BA hack in August.

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28% of organisations are not GDPR compliant, survey finds

Group CISO at security services company Falanx Group Tony Richards shares his thoughts on Imperva’s recent GDPR survey.

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Holiday camp Butlin’s falls for phishing scam; 34,000 guest records lost

Rob Shapland, warns about the reputational damage that Butlin’s could suffer because of the cyber security incident.

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Flaw in Samsung Galaxy S7 phones could allow hackers to spy on tens of millions of users

Rob Shapland, Principal Cyber Security Consultant at Falanx Group, urges Galaxy S7 users to update their phones to avoid being hacked.

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Reported data breaches up 160% since GDPR; ICO facilitates student complaints

Tony Richards, group CISO at Falanx Group, expresses his concerns about the how-to guide published by the ICO which explains to students how they can demand information on how their examinations have been marked.

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