Wednesday, May 18, 2022
Tags Cyber security

Tag: cyber security

Hackers targeted Oxford vaccine research

A review shows that the health sector has been experiencing record hack attempts, with 777 cases recorded between August 2020 and September 2021. This is an increase from the 723 incidents recorded in 2020. 

Virtual beings: We are our data

"If we conceive of the self as digitally contingent and cybernetically oriented, virtual hazards become existential ones."

Multi-factor authentication – why it’s more than just extra effort

"Instead of just using one method of authentication, MFA requires at least two factors to prove the users identity from a combination of these elements below, so that the attacker won’t be able to gain access to the user’s account even if they’ve cracked the user’s passcode!"

Oxford beats Cambridge for data security

A cybersecurity firm found that Cambridge had its email addresses stolen more than twice as often as Oxford