Cyber security “People come first” – Interview with Matt Gordon-Smith, CISO, Gatwick Airport

They say there’s a first time for everything. For me, it was visiting an airport for a purpose that involved …

Human factor How can gossip impact a data breach?

Dr Sandra Bell, Head of Resilience Consulting, Sungard Availability Services, explains how dysfunctional behaviour during response and recovery can be …

Podcast Has Monzo perfected the art of responding to a data breach? – Security Leaders’...

Welcome to the Security Leaders’ Roundtable Podcast, where I am joined by two exceptionally talented CISOs, Brian Brackenborough, CISO of …

Risk management Corporate resistance – the unspoken IT security risk

Michael Scheffler, AVP EMEA at Bitglass, talks about why companies often lack the motivation to properly address IT security. He …

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 …

GDPR Why is GDPR only now making the board pay attention to cyber security?

Dr Guy Bunker, CTO, Clearswift, shows us how the recent, high profile GDPR fines are the reason board members are …

Data leak Personal & financial data of 20m Ecuadorian citizens exposed via unsecured database

Personal and financial information of over 20 million Ecuadorian citizens were left exposed to public access by a data analytics …

Breach Over 419m phone numbers of Facebook users found in unsecured web server

A security researcher recently discovered an unsecured web server that contained more than 419 million phone numbers that are associated …

Phishing NCA nabs hacker behind phishing attack on Lancaster University

Latest Update: NCA announces Lancaster University attacker has been arrested The National Crime Agency recently announced that it has arrested …

Breach Data breaches in the UK costing organisations £2.99 million on average

Data breaches impacting UK organisations in the past year inflicted losses of up to £2.99 million to them on average, …

Cryptocurrency QuickBit exposed 300,000 data records via unsecured MongoDB database

Swedish cryptocurrency exchange QuickBit has confirmed that around 300,000 personal data records of customers were left exposed on the Internet …

Equifax Equifax to pay up to £561m to settle multiple data breach complaints

US credit rating agency Equifax has reportedly agreed to pay up to $700m (£561m) to the Federal Trade Commission and …