Cyber security awareness deals with the amount of knowledge that end-users have about cyber security threats and how to implement cyber security best practice to mitigate those threats. End-users are typically regarded as the weak links in an organisation, and hackers usually target vulnerable individuals. With that being said, cyber awareness has become more important than ever […]
As businesses around the globe are more reliant on technology than ever before, the threat of cyber-attacks has become more increasingly prevalent. Every business should have cybersecurity measures in place to defend their networks, systems, and applications from being infiltrated. Considering this, businesses need to make provisions for cyber breaches, detection, and response to provide […]
The cyber insurance market is still relatively in its infancy. The first policies were introduced in the early 90s with the onset of the internet, and it had quite a slow take-off. This was most likely due to a lack of perceived risk. With the explosion of technology, cyber-attacks increased, but cyber insurance probably only […]
This week Neil, David and Jay discuss whether teleconferencing tools require end-to-end encryption. The NCA bust via compromising EncroChat, before reopening the whole security vs privacy debate.
A ransomware attack (bearing the mark of EKANS) on The Enel Group was detected, on the 7th June. First, who are the Enel Group? Well, the Enel Group is a multinational company that specialises in electricity generation as well as the distribution of electricity and natural gas. It has its roots in Rome and was […]
“Honda can confirm that a cyber-attack has taken place on the Honda network.” This is the statement that Honda released. They continued to explain that the problem is affecting their access to computers, email and other internal systems. But it seems that the damage is not just being dealt to the Japanese branches. The company, […]
I wrote the final section in this article on how AI can be used by the bad guys against cybersecurity. It contrasts with 2 more positive views of how AI is helping us as cybersecurity practitioners by the co-authors. And in a less squint your eyes format, here is my bit …. You have now […]
What is a Home Office Health Check (HOHC)? Our HOHCs (Home Office Health Checks), or IT health checks, are designed to detect and advise on any security issues you may have with your home office setup. Why are we Introducing the Home Office Health Check (HOHC)? The COVID-19 outbreak has forced millions of people to […]
Here are the current numbers for how many cases of Coronavirus have affected the UK. As the virus spreads, more and more people are being motivated to self-isolate, which results in more people working from home. However, because your company is safer from Coronavirus, it can mean a massive decrease in cybersecurity, endangering your company’s […]
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