News Half of SMEs were attacked by hackers this year

All companies, including SMEs, should consider cyber security The Small Business Cyber Risk Report from insurance firm Hiscox found …

Threats FTSE 350 boards must answer 5 questions to assess cyber risk: NCSC

The National Cyber Security Centre recently said that board members at Britain's largest enterprises must ask themselves five simple yet …

Threats Cloud security is the biggest concern for businesses: Gartner

Cloud computing is the biggest information security concern shared by businesses in the UK, followed by other potent risks such …

Risk management “It sucks being a whistleblower” – Ex Cambridge Analytica’s Christopher Wylie at Cyber 2018

Cyber 2018 took place at Chatham House last month which aggregated cyber experts, academics and leaders across various sectors to …

Threats UK banks given three months to prove their cyber resilience

Banks and financial institutions in the UK have been given three months by the Bank of England, Prudential Regulation Authority …

Threats Inadequate employee training exposing large businesses to cyber risks

Even though many large businesses in the UK have employees working off-site and a majority of them expect the option …

Threats One in four employees still using same passwords for all enterprise applications

A new survey has revealed that despite a major rise in phishing attacks on organisations, a significant percentage of employees …

News Flightradar24 data breach exposed email IDs & hashed passwords of 230,000 customers

Popular flight tracking service Flightradar24 recently suffered a major breach of one of its retired servers that compromised email addresses …

Risk management Mandiant’s Mike Trevett on: Balancing risk and reward in cyber security

Mike Trevett of Mandiant FireEye explains why company Boards need to understand and manage cyber risks better. At InfoSec in …

Information security Only 1 in 5 FTSE 100 firms have cyber risk testing programmes

Despite 89% of FTSE 100 companies recognising cyber as a principal risk that could entail a number of consequences including …

Information security Preparing for mandatory breach reporting

Suffering a cyber-breach probably ranks pretty highly on your list of worst nightmares. And as if that wasn’t enough to …

News Employees’ widespread cyberloafing habits putting companies at risk

New research has revealed that employees' cyberloafing habits on work computers not only waste precious work hours but also put …