Security news

Keep up to date with the growing number of ways fraudsters may try to compromise accounts or steal your information.


TV and radio presenter Helen Skelton has revealed that she was scammed out of her savings after falling victim to fraudsters over the phone.

New online security checks kick in today: what will your bank require?

Banks and retailers are set to introduce stringent new security checks, with customers asked for additional verification when shopping online, logging onto their account or making contactless payments.

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Phishing scams targeting Mac users on the rise with 1.6 million attacks in 2019

Attacks on Apple users have jumped nine per cent in 2019, up to 1.6 million in the first half of 2019, compared to more than 1.49 million in the whole of 2018, according to the latest research figures.