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The National Cyber Security Centre Finland (NCSC-FI) publishes once a week a review of cyber issues and phenomena encountered during the week and other topical matters at the NCSC-FI. The reviews highlight especially those cyber security themes that are relevant in Finland. The weekly reviews are intended for anyone interested in the matter, and their purpose is to raise awareness about cyber phenomena. 

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Weekly review

An SMS scam phishing people’s online bank credentials on the pretext of unpaid fines in Traficom’s name. A police operation discovered over 19 million terminal devices in a closed botnet. The botne...
This week, we talk about how important it is for organisations to invest resources in information security, as demonstrated by the recent City of Helsinki data breach, for example.
Cyber attacks against municipalities have increased, in response to which we remind readers about the importance of the information security of municipalities this week. We also acknowledge the upc...
This week, we talk about Android malware designed to give criminals access to victims’ bank accounts. As usual, the review also includes recently reported scams.
This week, our topics include the use of .fi domain names in phishing and how to ensure information security at the workplace during the summer holiday season.
This week, we talk about the critical vulnerability discovered in Palo Alto network devices and the yellow alert issued about it. Other topics this week include phishing messages sent out in the Po...
This week, we talk about the information security of internet-connected home devices and vulnerabilities that can expose such devices, especially televisions, to cyber attacks and also provide info...
This week, we talk about a critical vulnerability affecting Linux operating systems and our recently published information package on deepfakes, among other topics.
This week, our topics include how to securely manage domain names and the upcoming Hack the Networks hackathon.
This week, we talk about the ‘Information security in 2023’ report and the exploration of cyber security topics in the Futucast podcast. In addition, we provide information on new guides concerning...
Microsoft 365 account hijacking is on the rise again. This time, criminals are phishing for credentials under the name of Dropbox. Multi-factor authentication is an effective way of defending again...
Have you also received a text message that tries to scare you with the consequences of traffic violations? A lot of them have been popping up recently. There are also scams using the name of the su...
This week, we take a look at various types of recruitment scams and the dangers of malicious attachments.
This week, we talk about a wave of compromised email accounts and attempts of CEO fraud and scams online using the names of the parcel and travel service company Matkahuolto and the Finnish postal ...
This week, our topics include vulnerabilities, ongoing phishing campaigns and how the Finnish presidential election went in terms of cyber security.
This week, we talk about bank credential phishing themed around MyKanta and Suomi.fi and denial-of-service attacks that have occurred at the start of the year, among other topics.
This week, we report on recent police impersonation scam calls. On a more positive note, next week we will be celebrating Media Literacy Week, and sign-ups for the Tietoturva 2024 information secur...
This week, we talk about tax-themed scams, which have seen a strong increase, and user account hijacking. Scammers are skilled at coming up with scams centred around current topics, with their curr...
This week, we provide information about bank credential phishing campaigns, the cyber security of elections and deepfakes and how to spot them.
This week, we provide information on software vulnerabilities in Ivanti products, which affect hundreds of Finnish servers. Also prominent in the reports submitted to the NCSC-FI this week have bee...