European Cyber Security Month

Cybersecurity was in the spotlight in October, but of course there are lots of year-round initiatives going on at Orange. Anticipating, detecting, protecting against and reacting to attacks in the vast digital world are daily priorities within Orange teams across the world. It is also the core business of Orange Cyberdefense, French leader and major player in the European market.

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From advising citizens on the right thing to do, to supporting companies, throughout the month of October we were proposing a host of articles and additional content to help keep you up to date with the latest cyber risks.

Cybersecurity definition: 
Cybersecurity is the set of tools and processes used to protect the digital environment (cyberspace). Cybersecurity protects people, ideas and data.

Every year, thousands of Europeans fall victim to “phishing” attacks. Affecting both individuals and businesses, hackers’ strategies are constantly diversifying. Today, if we’re online, we’re a potential target. We firmly believe that when it comes to cybercrime prevention is a powerful weapon, which is why we’re trying to raise awareness of phishing risks to as many people as possible.

What is phishing?                                                         
Phishing is a fraudulent attempt to obtain sensitive personal information from web users (such as usernames, passwords) and/or bank details by posing as a trustworthy or legitimate entity. It can be a fake email, text message or telephone call, which appears to be from a bank, social network, telephone operator, energy supplier, e-commerce site, government administration or other.   

Cyberdefense: guardians of the network

Find out more about these guardians of the network are turning Orange into a European leader of cybersecurity.

Which apps can help protect your private life?

Here are 6 apps that can help to protect your personal data and privacy.

Phishing, what is it and how can you prevent it?  

Our experts are at your service! Pick up some useful and practical cyber habits.

Fighting cyber threats: the role of the ethical hacker

Interview with Fabien Spagnolo, Head of Ethical Hacking and Technical Assessment at Orange Cyberdefense.

As the European Cyber Security Month comes to an end, the priorities echoed by many public authorities on the subject are now clearer than ever for countries. Raising public and business awareness to the risks inherent in the digital transition is a key goal for Orange too. Let’s take this opportunity to talk about the future of cybersecurity and the big challenges we’re all facing in tomorrow’s world.

Why AI Is The Future Of Cybersecurity

Insights from Capgemini’s Reinventing Cybersecurity with Artificial Intelligence Report.


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