Incident Response

April 13, 2018
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Security newsround: April 2018

We round up reporting and research from across the web about the latest security news. This month: privacy palaver at Facebook, a cyberattack with explosive intent, […]
April 3, 2018

Ransomware reminders force focus on prevention and planning

Ransomware reared its ugly head again recently, with some stark reminders that it’s still a serious business risk. A household name suffered what seemed a major […]
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 […]
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 12, 2017

Guide to Preventing Ransomware

At BH Consulting we’ve been working on a guide with key recommendations to prevent infections by ransomware. In light of today’s mass ransomware infections, we are […]
April 18, 2017

Time to remove ‘cyberattack’ from the infosecurity incident response manual?

In March, editors at the Associated Press Stylebook officially proclaimed that the word cyberattack is “greatly overused”, and clarified that the term should only be employed […]
November 6, 2015

TalkTalk hack 'only' affected 157,000 customers

Things at TalkTalk are bad. Real bad. But not quite as bad as first thought. I am of course referring to the news that ‘only’ 157,000 […]
November 2, 2015

Communication key as UK and US banks prepare for Operation Resilient Shield

Following on from the two Waking Shark trials conducted over the last few years, the largest UK banks are once again set to face a simulated cyber […]