Security

April 17, 2018

10 steps to better security awareness part 1: prep your phishing test

Last month, we blogged about how security awareness training can help to improve an organisation’s defences. Since then, there’s been more evidence showing just how effective […]
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 […]
March 30, 2018

Own goal: email scam nets €2 million for criminals who hijack Lazio transfer

Business email compromise has found its way into the beautiful game. The Italian football club Lazio fell for an email scam and paid €2 million to […]
January 16, 2018
Police car strobe light, illustrating a blog post about reporting cybercrime to law enforcement

Reporting for duty: how sharing information helps to tackle cybercrime

In the physical world, people report burglaries to law enforcement all the time. Although some individual crimes may go unsolved because of size or volume, reporting […]
January 9, 2018

Time to see security training as an investment, not a cost

Having finished 2017 with a blog about allocating security spending, we’re starting the new year on a similar note. Specifically, it’s about investing in security awareness […]
December 20, 2017

As security spending increases, here’s our advice on how to spend your budget wisely

It can’t be a coincidence that security spending is rising after a year when its profile has never been higher. Whether or not your budget will […]
November 24, 2017

Catch-22 for security careers when companies seek experience over enthusiasm

When I first started on my path to cybersecurity, I was just as eager to learn and pursue challenges then as I am now. I have […]
October 10, 2017
Is a technical qualification the only route to the boardroom, or are there other ways into a security career

Facing the music: Equifax breach sparks debate over security career qualifications

What does a security career look like? What qualifications should it have? Those are legitimate questions at any time, but they’re especially relevant in the context […]