Breaches

October 16, 2018
Taking notes of a plan

Dublin Information Sec 2018: take note of this advice to embed lessons from a data breach

When assembling an incident response team, it’s worth including someone whose job is to take notes. It might seem like a small point, but it’s a […]
October 12, 2018
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EU Cyber Security Month roundup – advice on staying secure

During October, BH Consulting has been sharing daily advice about digital security and privacy on its social media channels as part of EU Cyber Security Month. […]
October 3, 2018
Brian Honan presenting at ICT Ireland Skillnets Cybersecurity Conference

Plan for potential incidents and breach scenarios, cybersecurity conference hears

Businesses should prepare an incident plan for security breaches in advance to know what resources they’ll need to deal with it. Speaking at the Technology Ireland […]
July 10, 2018
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Security newsround: July 2018

We round up reporting and research from across the web about the latest security news and developments. This month: stress test for infosec leaders, cybercrime by […]
June 25, 2018
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Keep it tight at the back: why the World Cup reminds us to give defenders credit

The World Cup’s in full flow and we don’t have to look hard to find parallels with security. We’ve seen flashy attackers pitted against dogged defenders. […]
May 14, 2018
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Using ISO 27001 to guide your GDPR breach response plan

Among the many changes GDPR will usher in, one of the biggest for many organisations will be mandatory breach reporting. From May 25, all organisations holding […]
February 13, 2018
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Prepare for breach: 10 steps to better incident response planning

Developing an incident response plan – and testing various scenarios against it – is now a must. Let’s all remember the Central Bank of Ireland’s stark […]
November 30, 2017
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Crash and burn: security fallout continues from Uber data breach

Last week, the ride-sharing service Uber admitted to a data breach involving personal details on 57 million users. Amid a seemingly constant stream of data breaches […]