Graham Cluley

  https://www.grahamcluley.com Graham Cluley is a veteran of the anti-virus industry having worked for a number of security companies since the early 1990s when he wrote the first ever version of Dr Solomon's Anti-Virus Toolkit for Windows. Now an independent security analyst, he regularly makes media appearances and is an international public speaker on the topic of computer security, hackers, and online privacy. Follow him on Twitter at @gcluley, or drop him an email.

 

Graham Cluley



5958 Stories by Graham Cluley

The UK Cabinet is meeting on Zoom… here’s the meeting ID

In case you’ve lost the Zoom meeting ID for today’s UK Cabinet meeting, here it is.

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Has Houseparty really been hacked? $1 million reward offered to unearth who is behind widespread claims

In recent days warnings have spread rapidly across social networking sites that the Houseparty app – which makes it easy for anyone to drop...

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Cyber volunteers needed to help protect our health services during the Coronavirus outbreak

The aim of Cyber Volunteers 19 (CV19) is to help people volunteer their IT security expertise and services to health services, during the Covid-19...

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I made a guest appearance on Technado, talking cybersecurity from the safety of my shed

Last week I was delighted to be invited onto ITPro.TV’s “Technado” show with Don Pezet, Justin Dennison, and Peter VanRysdam to discuss anything and...

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Unlock the power of threat intelligence with this practical guide. Get your free copy now

Many thanks to the great folks at Recorded Future, who have sponsored my writing for the last week.

Download your free copy of “The Threat...

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Cybersecurity insurance firm Chubb investigates its own ransomware attack

A notorious ransomware gang claims to have successfully compromised the infrastructure… of a company selling cyberinsurance.

Read more in my article on the Hot for...

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Third-party data breach exposes GE employees’ personal information

Past and present employees of General Electric (GE) are learning that their sensitive information has been exposed by a data breach at a third-party...

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Smashing Security #171: WhatsApp hoaxes, Zoombombs, and 8-bit love

Blackmailers are threatening to infect your family with Coronavirus, trolls are making Zoom an unsafe place for those of a sensitive disposition, and what...

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Free Netflix pass because of Coronavirus? It’s a scam

The public is being warned about fraudulent messages being shared on social media platforms that Netflix is offering free passes to its platform because...

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Have you patched your IoT devices against the KrØØk Wi-Fi chip flaw?

Unpatched IoT gadgets, smartphones, tablets, laptops, Wi-Fi access points and routers with Broadcom chips are all at risk from the KrØØk vulnerability.

Read more in...

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The Shield: the open source Israeli Government app which warns of Coronavirus exposure

The Israeli health ministry released a smartphone app which takes location data from users’ phones in an attempt to determine if they might have...

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LastPass releases its 3rd Annual Global Password Security report

Many thanks to the great folks at LastPass, who have sponsored my writing for the last week.

Download LastPass’s free report now to see the...

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The Dance of the Pope virus hoax

Friends don’t share virus hoaxes with their friends. They spend five minutes checking their facts before sharing poppycock on social media.

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Security firm leaves more than five billion records exposed on unsecured database

A massive database, containing more than five billion records derived from past security breaches between 2012 and 2019, has been left unprotected, without any...

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Whatever happened to cryptojacking?

A couple of years ago it felt like you couldn’t turn your head in any direction without seeing another headline about cryptomining and –...

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Smashing Security #170: PornHub, Coronavirus apps, and remote working

It’s a self-isolated Coronavirus special as we discuss with our quarantined special guest how COVID-19 is making itself felt in the world of cybersecurity,...

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