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Cyberthreat News features the latest news on data breaches, cyber attacks and vulnerabilities. The website claims 8 million monthly readers that include leading security researchers, geeks, techies, business grads and CISOs. The site also offers video reports, webinars, white papers and virtual conferences.

The digital transformation that has enabled businesses to operate with greater speed and efficiency also poses a new threat: cyberattacks. Whether targeting banks, energy companies or even the critical infrastructure that supplies our water and food, sophisticated actors are making significant inroads into the digital economy.

Ransomware attacks continue to make the headlines, as cybercriminals steal credentials, customer and employee data, and intellectual property for profit. But they’re far from the only attack vectors that pose risk to the sector. The same technology that advances financial inclusion in low- and lower-middle income countries is creating a rich target-rich environment for hackers, as evidenced by the recent attacks on Uganda’s largest mobile money networks.

The Naked Security blog is written by Graham Cluley, a longtime industry veteran who held senior positions at Sophos and McAfee before starting his own business in 2013. The well-regarded expert writes multiple stories per day, covering every angle of computer security. He’s also a conference speaker, media pundit and podcaster.