Security

August 16, 2017
A woman typing on her laptop. Is she reading a phishing email?

Non-fake emails show how far we still need to go to fight phishing scams

If you received an email from a sender called BrokPro2 and the subject line was eight seemingly random digits, would you click to read it or […]
August 8, 2017

Password Advice Turns Out to be Less Than Secure

I was interviewed by the News at One on RTE Radio to comment on the man who has disowned his advice about making passwords safer. Now […]
June 27, 2017
Job advert graphic for BH Consulting

We are hiring – cybersecurity analyst

Due to market growth and continued expansion, BH Consulting is looking to augment its growing team by hiring a new cybersecurity analyst. The candidate is passionate […]
June 19, 2017
A picture of darts hitting a dart board

Can security spending hit the target without cybercrime statistics?

There was a revealing exchange about cybercrime earlier this month in Dáil Éireann, the Irish Government’s lower house. Revealing because there is no official record for […]
May 24, 2017

BH Consulting Security Assessment brochure

BH Consulting provides a security assessment service aimed at evaluating an organisation’s exposure to cyber risks and threats. You can download a brochure outlining the service […]
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 […]
December 7, 2015

138,000 missing mobiles and laptops discovered in UK bars each year

T’is the season to be jolly but if your definition of that involves inebriation, please do make sure that you stow your mobile and laptop somewhere […]
September 16, 2015

Rocket launchers and hand grenades – putting UK bank security into perspective

If you have an interest in security you’ll likely be well aware that the topic of banks and credit security comes up often, from questions about […]