Business Continuity

March 12, 2019
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Security roundup: March 2019

Interesting research and reporting about security and privacy. This month: ransomware repercussions, vulnerability volume and noticing privacy.
March 7, 2019
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Games people play: testing cybersecurity plans with table-top exercises

In this post, we look at war games and simulated scenarios as a way of testing how ready an organisation is to deal with a cybersecurity threat.
February 11, 2019

Ireland’s cybersecurity watchdog publishes new guidance for businesses

We look through the recently published guide to security from Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre and pick out the key themes and talking points.
January 24, 2019
Startup business security risk

Security for startups: why early-stage businesses can’t neglect this risk

In the early days of a startup, it’s easy to get caught up in the buzz of building a new business. Keeping so many plates spinning […]
November 12, 2018

UK NCSC chief highlights resilience as key to better security

Here’s a question for security professionals to ponder: why are we only ever a few clicks away from disaster? It’s inspired by a recent presentation in […]
October 26, 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 […]
August 16, 2018
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Here’s the missing ingredient in a solid security and business continuity plan

Security incidents can cast an unforgiving light on many organisations’ readiness. They highlight the need for security programmes that go further than just fixing things when […]