A Perth-based cyber security firm has warned that thousands of employee email addresses and passwords linked to Tayside firms are being traded anonymously on the ‘dark’ web.
Perth and Kinross Council is stepping up security measures to fend off more than a million cyber attacks a month.
Hundreds of school pupils from across Tayside and Fife will be warned of the potential impact of careless social media posts on their future careers during the 2017 cyber security Christmas lecture at Abertay University.
Dundee could become home to Scotland’s first cyber security hub with the creation of around 400 jobs, if a Tay Cities Deal bid is successful.
More than 500 school and college students attended a cyber terrorism lecture at Abertay University.
Google has exposed a security flaw in Microsoft Windows, warning that it is already being "actively exploited" by hackers.