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 […]
March 23, 2018

Teach staff to steer clear of phishing hooks with awareness training

One of the most important steps for improving security is to understand where you’re starting from first. That covers technical questions like what systems you run […]
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 […]
May 4, 2015

Tech Giveth And Tech Taketh Away

At the beginning of this month Google released a new Chrome extension – Password Alert – that, despite the name, was actually designed to protect its […]
April 7, 2014

Education Key To The Future Of Security; GCHQ Agrees

There have been many hot discussion topics around the area of security recently, with much said about data breaches, breach disclosure, privacy and, of course, government […]
October 9, 2013

Japan Lacks Hackers, England Lacks IT Skills

Japan’s Kyodo news agency says the country is under increasing pressure to train more “computer hackers” as the country experiences a shortage of information security practitioners. […]
March 9, 2009

OWASP Ireland AppSec Conference 2009

I am thrilled to see that OWASP will be hosting their first Irish Application Security conference here in Dublin on the 10th of September.   Application security […]
September 23, 2008

Managing Information Security with ISO 27001

In partnership with the Centre for Software Engineering we are running a two day course on “Managing Information Security with the ISO 27001 Information Security Standard”.  The […]