Technical Bulletin June 2022

The CyberScotland Technical Bulletin will provide you with information about updates, exploits and countermeasures.

• Microsoft Patch Tuesday

• How Attackers Can Hijack Your Accounts Before You Even Create Them

• Firefox Implements Total Cookie Protection

• So Long, Internet Explorer. The Browser Goes into Retirement

• Panchan: A New Golang-based Peer-To-Peer Botnet Targeting Linux Servers

Online Safety and Security Badges

SSSC have created 8 Online Safety and Security Open Badges, which are aimed at assisting people with staying safe and secure online. Open Badges are digital records of achievements and skills that are tied to assessment and evidence. Unlike paper certificates, Open Badges are manageable online.

Digital Accessibility and Online Security Webinars

Less than 10% of the internet is fully accessible and many organisations are now committing to making their online spaces easy to use by disabled people and people with impairments. Learn more about making your online presence accessible and staying […]

Digital Loft, National Cyber Security Centre

The NCSC is running several 1-hour webinars in June specifically aimed at small organisations, although anyone is welcome to join. They will help you understand actions you can do to improve your own and your organisation’s cyber security. Cyber Aware […]

June 2022

The CyberScotland Bulletin will provide you with information about the latest cyber threats, scams, news and updates.

This month’s topics include:
• New guidance puts staff welfare at the heart of incident response

• Free email security check service

• LinkedIN, Think Before You Link

• Protecting yourself and your devices while on holiday and more..

Be Cyber Safe on your Holidays

Whether it’s a staycation or going abroad, it’s easy to forget that protecting your devices and keeping safe online should also be on your holiday checklist, so we have a few simple tips to support you when you’re away from home.

Defence against Conti Ransomware

We are highlighting prevention, mitigation and support measures to protect from the threat of Conti Ransomware and to encourage individuals, sectors and organisations to protect and prepare against all types of Cyber-attacks.

Third Sector Cyber Incident Management Plan Webinar

The third sector network is open to all staff and volunteers from third sector organisations and will hold regular non-technical webinars, focusing on topics to help manage cyber risks.  The next webinar will be on the topic of incident management planning. […]

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