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New research conducted by OnePulse for RiskIQ, the leader in external threat management, has found that 65% of Brits engage with retail brands on social media with 44% saying they click on links provided by brands. The research also found men are more likely to follow a link without knowing where it directs, more than half (51%) admitted to be quick to click as opposed to 2 in 5 women (40%). However, a rise in brand impersonation means bad actors can exploit user trust by intercepting communication with rogue social media profiles and expose them to malware, ransomware or credential harvesting sites. Last month alone RiskIQ’s global crawling infrastructure detected 3.2m active phishing sites and 1.8m sites serving malware and scams.

In this piece, Dr. Saif Abed, Medical Director UK & EMEA at Imprivata looks at the recently announced plans to merge back office and pathology services within the NHS to save money. It talks about how to merge systems, and that the focus should always be on maintaining patient safety and clinical workflows. In this instance, ‘disruptive technology’ is not a good thing!

LONDON: Gigamon Inc. has today revealed the results of a new iGov survey that examines the IT security threats and challenges facing the UK public sector. The survey was completed by IT and security professionals from 172 public sector organisations across local government, NHS and higher/further education. The key findings are below:

The Ministry of Defence (MOD) has announced a landmark 10-year support arrangement for the RAF’s Typhoon jets that could see more than £500M saved and reinvested in the aircraft.

The UN Mission in South Sudan (UNMISS) provides protection to civilians fleeing recent violence in Wau. Photo: UNMISS

The United Nations is again urging calm in the wake of heavy fighting tyesterdayday in and around the South Sudanese capital of Juba, with the UN mission mobilizing peacekeepers to protect civilians as Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon calls on President Salva Kiir and First Vice-President Riek Machar to do everything within their power to immediately de-escalate the hostilities.

SentinelOne Labs, the research team behind the company that’s transforming endpoint security, has discovered a new form of sophisticated malware, which has already infected at least one European energy company. The malware, dubbed SFG: is the mother ship of an earlier malware sample called Furtim, which targets the industrial automation control systems with sophisticated malware and acts as dropper to deliver a payload which could be used to extract data or potentially shut down the energy grid.

PHOENIX: BeyondTrust has announced it has been named a Leader in The Forrester WaveTM: Privileged Identity Management, Q3 2016 report.   According to The Forrester Wave, BeyondTrust excels with its privileged session management capabilities.