Mobile security Is Huawei really a threat to the UK’s 5G plans?

Jeremy Swinfen Green, teiss Editor-in-Chief, explains why the UK Government was right to push back on politicians who wanted to …

Human error Human error causes the FCA a privacy problem

The Financial Conduct Authority has reported itself to the Information Commissioner’s Office after it shared confidential customer information inadvertently on …

Cyber security Oh the irony! Popular VPN is compromised

Research from VPNpro.com suggests that one of the popular VPNs, SuperVPN, could be putting Android users at serious risk of …

Authentication Powerful cryptomining capabilities for sale in ‘off the shelf’ malware

A close collaboration between cybercrime and APT groups is delivering back-doored machines using SSH machine identities.

Board level Cyber security: just part of the wider digital governance agenda

Cyber security is a strategic issue that goes to the heart of whether an organisation will prosper in today’s complex …

Resilience Be prepared, be proactive and practise, practise, practise!

Cyber security incident response plans require frequent workouts if they are to be fit for purpose. Businesses are more aware …

Cyber attack Democracy threatened as voting systems come under attack

A better understanding of cyber security is needed in election supply chains if democracy is to be protected. With Boris …

Threats Protecting soft intangibles

Teiss Head of Consulting Jeremy Swinfen Green looks at how some intangible assets that seem safe from hackers can still …

Information Security Mobile authentication with finger vein biometrics

Biometric access management is changing and finger vein authentication moves it a step further forward. The growth in the use …

Human factor The problem of trust

Doveryai, no proveryai. “Trust but verify,” as Ronald Regan said. And, as much as I admire the Gipper for his …

Information Security Solving the problem of Swiss Cheese

Your corporate IT network still exists. But it’s probably full of holes, like a Swiss cheese. Some data is stored …

News Payment security compliance drops for the first time in 6 years

Verizon’s 2018 Payment Security Report uncovers a worrying downward trend in PCI DSS compliance. Verizon’s latest Payment Security Report (PSR) …