In-depth articles, interviews and videos that focus on the role of, or are relevant for, Chief Information Security Officers.

Passwords Not again! Password behaviour continues to remains a major concern for IT executives

A majority of IT executives across the UK continue to rely on employees to monitor their password behaviour, reveals a …

BYOD Are UK firms violating GDPR by not implementing BYOD policies?

Only 54% of organisations in the UK have adopted formal BYOD policies even though 72% of organisations have embraced BYOD …

Cyber security Airlines and airports to spend $33 bn on cyber security in 2017

Airlines and airports worldwide will spend an estimated $33 billion in 2017 as additional investments in cyber security and cloud …

Breach Equifax data breach: all you need to know

On Thursday, credit rating agency Equifax announced that it had suffered a major data breach that compromised details of millions …

Crisis response Shoring up IT defences is good, but customer remediation is key to sound brand...

While businesses are increasingly creating cyber defence playbooks, customer remediation in the aftermath of a data breach is key to …

Cyber security China’s new cybersecurity law forbids citizens’ personal data to be stored outside China

UK firms running web services in China will not be able to store critical personal data of Chinese citizens on …

Blockchain Will blockchain be the saviour of cybersecurity?

Have you heard of Blockchain? Do you really understand what it means? I understood what it meant in theory but …

Human factor Employee productivity almost always trumps security concerns, says survey

More and more enterprises are considering security firewalls and guidelines as impediments to employee productivity, say security professionals. Security professionals …

GDPR GDPR and security awareness top issues for CISOs, notes survey

GDPR, security awareness, and cloud security strategy are the top most concerns of security professionals, says a recent survey of …

Cloud security Cloud adoption booming in the UK despite cyber-security concerns

80% of businesses in the UK are in favour of cloud adoption despite asking cloud service providers to do more …

Artificial Intelligence AI & machine learning are the future of cybersecurity but don’t expect the Terminator...

Have you watched Good Morning Britain recently? Especially the episode where Piers Morgan and Susanna Reid 'interview' a humanoid? I …

Cloud security Cloud is the answer to the cybersecurity question

Brian Kelly, Chief Security Officer at Rackspace retired from the military in 1995, after 21 years of service. This was …