Cybersecurity

The threat of cybercrime is real and a massive concern for organisations large and small. The huge weight of responsibility to fend off attacks falls firmly on the shoulders of IT leaders. This section explores the latest IT security news and trends with expert insight and analysis from cyber security professionals from around the world.

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Are security professionals moving fast enough?

Are security professionals moving fast enough?

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How to navigate the NHS data protection minefield

How to navigate the NHS data protection minefield

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Cybersecurity
Why your whole approach to security has to change

Why your whole approach to security has to change

12 July 2018 / For companies of all sizes, digital transformation is one of those catch-all terms that describes [...]

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Cloud & Edge Computing
Cloud security – who should take ownership?

Cloud security – who should take ownership?

11 July 2018 / This year, almost all (88%) UK organisations have adopted cloud technology. This represents a huge [...]

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Cybersecurity
SolarWinds acquire Trusted Metrics to strengthen cyber security

SolarWinds acquire Trusted Metrics to strengthen cyber security

11 July 2018 / The acquisition will see the Austin, Texas-based firm – formed in 1999 – extend into [...]

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Cybersecurity
How can you improve cyber security practice?

How can you improve cyber security practice?

10 July 2018 / Cyber threats are everywhere today. From financially motivated cybercrime groups to nation state attackers and [...]

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Cybersecurity
Safeguarding society in the digital age: The Intelligence Network

Safeguarding society in the digital age: The Intelligence Network

9 July 2018 / This morning at the North Tower Lounge in Tower Bridge, BAE Systems announced the launch [...]

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AI & Machine Learning
The NHS at 70: What next for its technological development?

The NHS at 70: What next for its technological development?

9 July 2018 / The service recently released an app that allows users to book doctor appointments, a notion [...]

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Cybersecurity
Is your sector taking cyber security seriously?

Is your sector taking cyber security seriously?

4 July 2018 / The frequency and severity of cyber attacks and data breaches has risen significantly in the [...]

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Cybersecurity
Staff and skill shortages affecting security, according to study

Staff and skill shortages affecting security, according to study

3 July 2018 / According to a recent study by the Ponemon Institute and Juniper Networks, more than half [...]

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Blockchain
Blockchain’s potential role in securing the healthcare industry

Blockchain’s potential role in securing the healthcare industry

3 July 2018 / Since the first application of blockchain was introduced in 2008 with bitcoin, the technology has [...]

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Cybersecurity
Is £150M enough to stem the growing IoT cyber threat facing the NHS?

Is £150M enough to stem the growing IoT cyber threat facing the NHS?

2 July 2018 / The government recently announced a long-awaited £150 million of extra funding for the NHS to [...]

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Cloud & Edge Computing
Why adopt cloud technology in the financial services industry?

Why adopt cloud technology in the financial services industry?

29 June 2018 / For financial institutions across the globe, the benefits of cloud adoption are undeniable. Such digital [...]

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Cybersecurity
How businesses can shield their IoT infrastructure from botnets and ransomware

How businesses can shield their IoT infrastructure from botnets and ransomware

29 June 2018 / According to Statista, over 23 billion IoT devices could already be in use today, and [...]

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Cybersecurity
NotPetya: One year on – Have businesses learnt the lesson?

NotPetya: One year on – Have businesses learnt the lesson?

27 June 2018 / Once in a system, NotPetya encrypted computers belonging to some of the worlds largest organisations, [...]

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Cybersecurity
SMEs: Don’t just wait for a security compromise

SMEs: Don’t just wait for a security compromise

27 June 2018 / From the 2017 Ponemon Institute Study, more than 61% of SMEs have been breached in [...]

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Business & Strategy
Stuxnet: A wakeup call?

Stuxnet: A wakeup call?

26 June 2018 / In early 2011, engineers at the Fuel Enrichment Plant at Natanz in Iran were suddenly [...]

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Cybersecurity
How to secure legacy systems and protect against IoT attacks

How to secure legacy systems and protect against IoT attacks

25 June 2018 / Enterprises are increasingly adopting business transformation strategies where people, processes and technologies are aligned with [...]

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Cybersecurity
Details emerge of Russian cyber attacks on Singapore Summit

Details emerge of Russian cyber attacks on Singapore Summit

18 June 2018 / Russia state-sponsored hacking has well documented over the last few years, and with cyber attacks [...]

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Cybersecurity
Surviving new cybercriminal fraud tactics

Surviving new cybercriminal fraud tactics

18 June 2018 / 2017 was bad enough in the world of fraud, with identity theft reaching “epidemic levels”. [...]

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Cybersecurity
Security disconnects in the boardroom leave businesses vulnerable

Security disconnects in the boardroom leave businesses vulnerable

13 June 2018 / A wasted skill is a wasted opportunity to maximise commercial ambition. It can also put [...]

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Cybersecurity
The disappearing act that can be the best form of cyber defence

The disappearing act that can be the best form of cyber defence

4 June 2018 / Undoubtedly, the biggest threat that businesses have to deal with today is cyber-attacks. From having [...]

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Cybersecurity
5 cyber security best practices for 2018

5 cyber security best practices for 2018

1 June 2018 / Despite growing innovations to combat cybercrime, there is a consensus amongst most security professionals that [...]

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Cybersecurity
World Cup 2018: Cyber scams reaching fever-pitch

World Cup 2018: Cyber scams reaching fever-pitch

31 May 2018 / With the World Cup 2018 just over two weeks away, drawing more than five million [...]

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Cybersecurity
Enterprise cyber hygiene: A challenge for financial services organisations

Enterprise cyber hygiene: A challenge for financial services organisations

29 May 2018 / “It just seems so useless to have to work so hard and nothin’ ever really [...]

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