Phishing is the practice of sending emails, usually presenting yourself as a reputable source, in the hopes of the recipient revealing personal information which will lead to leverage or access to accounts/finances. It’s a malicious attack that requires nothing but your email, that is only becoming more frequent and more effective. [...]
Malicious emails are a common means of cyberattack, and usually dealt with before they have the chance to reach us, and even when they do, they’re unlikely to come across genuine enough to be a worldwide worry. So, when a large-scale email spoof is problematic enough to reach mainstream news, it’s no surprise that people [...]
What is ransomware and how does it affect me? Ransomware is a type of software designed to block access to a computer system until a ransom is paid. Furthermore it can also grant the criminal access to your computer. However paying the ransom isn’t a guaranteed way of unlocking the blocked computer system or preventing [...]
Sophos Mobile Security is a lightweight app which protects your Android device without reducing performance or battery life. Using up-to-the-minute intelligence from SophosLabs, we automatically scan apps as you install them. This anti-virus functionality helps you to avoid undesirable software which can lead to data loss and unexpected costs. We also protect your device from attacks via USSD or other special codes. And if your device is lost or stolen, a remote lock or wipe will shield your personal information from prying eyes.