Risk Management

October 2, 2017
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Local government faces security risks from ransomware, phishing and malicious threats

Local government agencies are firmly in cybercriminals’ sights. Between June 2016 and June 2017, almost nine out of ten (87 per cent) local authorities in the […]
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 […]
August 9, 2008

Let the Games Begin

Today say the launch of the Olympic games and here’s hoping that the rest of the games are as good as the opening ceremony.  But what […]
June 20, 2008

Take This Job And …

Recently I have been conducting our security assessment service for a number of clients.  Now these clients ranged in sizefrom large enterprises to small SMEs and […]
March 28, 2008

Protecting Your Online Reputation

An interesting series of posts on how to deal with negative publicity from the online community has just started today on Damien’s Blog.  Today’s post offers […]
March 21, 2008

Vulnerabity of the Old

During a recent email conversation with Damien Mulley on the risks posed to dial up users I also discussed with him how the rapid advancement of technology […]
March 18, 2008

Insuring Against Hack Attacks

The Canadian based insurance firm Executive Risk Insurance Services announced that they are launching a new corporate insurance product enabling clients insure against the associated costs […]
February 13, 2008

How Prepared is Your Business Continuity Plan?

The Irish Examiner recently ran a story that claims the Irish economy could suffer a €2 billion loss due to a bird flu outbreak in this country.  […]