Brian Honan

November 7, 2018
A speaker's microphone at an event

Upcoming cybersecurity events featuring BH Consulting

Here is a summary of upcoming cybersecurity events, conferences, webinars and training programmes where BH Consulting staff will deliver presentations about issues relating to cybersecurity, data […]
October 22, 2018

Ireland needs a coherent national approach to cybersecurity

I was interviewed by the Irish Times on why “Ireland (is) Vulnerable to Cybersecurity Attack” During my chat with Charlie Taylor I mentioned a number of […]
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 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 […]
September 28, 2018

UK issues data protection guidance for a no-deal Brexit scenario

In preparation for a possible no-deal Brexit, the UK Government has published guidance about how this will affect data protection. The EU uses a mechanism called […]
July 24, 2018

I read the news today, oh boy: social sharing and the dangers of false information

We’ve all done it: shared a post on social media in the belief that it’s spreading an important message or helping someone in need. But how […]
July 20, 2018

Pen testing: why do you need it, and five steps to doing it right

Penetration testing can contribute a lot to an organisation’s security by helping to identify potential weaknesses. But for it to be truly valuable, it needs to […]
June 8, 2018

“You have all these silver bullets but not every threat is a werewolf”

Attendees at FutureScope got an insight into how cybersecurity threats have evolved from a technical concern to a business risk. Last week’s business networking conference in […]