Gordon Smith

August 24, 2017
A person on their computer with a paper document on their desk. Are they being fooled by an email scam?

Pay me my money down: fake invoice email scams highlight business process problems

The effectiveness of an email scam like CEO fraud relies on one person in the target organisation having the means and the opportunity to make payments. It’s […]
August 16, 2017
A woman typing on her laptop. Is she reading a phishing email?

Non-fake emails show how far we still need to go to fight phishing scams

If you received an email from a sender called BrokPro2 and the subject line was eight seemingly random digits, would you click to read it or […]
June 28, 2017
Artistic photo of a car gearstick, illustrating how businesses aren't getting in gear over GDPR

Many businesses yet to get in gear over GDPR

GDPR’s widespread effect came home to me – literally – after I got a letter by post from a car dealership recently. My one and only […]
June 27, 2017
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Now hiring – senior cybersecurity consultant role at BH Consulting

Due to the continued expansion of our DPO-as-a-Service, and CSO-as-a-Service offerings, BH Consulting is now recruiting for a senior cybersecurity consultant role as part of its […]
June 27, 2017
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We are hiring – cybersecurity analyst

Due to market growth and continued expansion, BH Consulting is looking to augment its growing team by hiring a new cybersecurity analyst. The candidate is passionate […]
June 19, 2017
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Can security spending hit the target without cybercrime statistics?

There was a revealing exchange about cybercrime earlier this month in Dáil Éireann, the Irish Government’s lower house. Revealing because there is no official record for […]
June 7, 2017
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Insurers put some skin in the game with cyber risk policies

Should you have cyber insurance? That’s not a frivolous question any longer. The risks of ransomware, CEO fraud, data breaches or denial of service attacks are […]
May 31, 2017
Picture of Brian Honan speaking at the Countdown to GDPR event in Dublin

Countdown to GDPR: event review

Full houses at BH Consulting’s Countdown to GDPR events were testament to strong interest in the EU General Data Protection Regulation. Two seminars took place in Dublin on […]