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A black hat who never wins

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A VPN, or Virtual Private Network, encrypts information between a computer, cell phone, or tablet and a service. VPN protects the content of your internet traffic from attackers when using public when using public WiFi connections. (In Finnish in the end of this page). I am proud to present a totally new series of comic […]

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Data Security expertise is shared across borders

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A Finnish expert tested how the website of a Swedish company selling office software survived “hacking” – An example of cross-border cooperation Hacking is an art form that requires, above all, imagination. It all depends on what the potential intruder comes up with. Of course, the internet is full of instructions and programs, but skills […]

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Rethinking capabilities in information security risk management

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The latest article in CYNIC-project is now published: Rethinking capabilities in information security risk management: a systematic literature review Abstract: Information security risk management capabilities have predominantly focused on instrumental onsets, while largely ignoring the underlying intentions and knowledge these management practices entail. This article aims to study what capabilities are embedded in information security […]

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Stay safe in your home office!

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People who never before worked from home are doing it now in large scale. This creates good “market place” for cyber criminals. A lecturer Joni Jämsä told to audience – in their home offices – how to recognize phishing attacks, kryptolocker and a lot more. The scary thing is, that you may be unaware that […]

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Interreg Nord Conference – Borderless opportunities for Sápmi

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Last week representatives from the CYNIC-project participated in the Interreg Nord Conference –  Borderless opportunities for Sápmi During the two days Interreg informed about the “Future of Interreg” since the programme period is about to end and new objectives and also functional areas was presented by the European Commission. Due to the extraordinary situation in […]