Security Watch

September 24, 2018
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Upcoming cybersecurity events featuring BH Consulting

Here is a summary of upcoming cybersecurity events, conferences, webinars and training programmes where BH Consulting staff will deliver presentations about issues relating to cybersecurity, data […]
September 21, 2018

CEO fraud: call it what you want, but I call it messing with the quids

A ruse by any other name, invoice redirection scams are a huge and growing business problem. They’re also known as fake boss scams, impersonation fraud, CEO […]
September 7, 2018

Red player one: learning the right security lessons from a red team exercise

A red team exercise can be a valuable way of testing how effective your security controls are. Having your internal security team, or an external consultant, […]
September 1, 2018
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AWS Cloud: Proactive Security and Forensic Readiness – part 4

Part 4: Detective Controls in AWS Security controls can be either technical or administrative. A layered security approach to protecting an organisation’s information assets and infrastructure […]
August 27, 2018

Buckle up: what the auto industry can teach us about IoT security

Help Net Security has published an op-ed from Brian Honan entitled ‘IoT security: lessons we can learn from the evolution of road safety’. The piece compares […]
August 23, 2018
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Security newsround: August 2018

We round up research and reporting from across the web about security developments. This month in our security newsround: authentication acceptance, failing the text test, defining […]
August 16, 2018
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Here’s the missing ingredient in a solid security and business continuity plan

Security incidents can cast an unforgiving light on many organisations’ readiness. They highlight the need for security programmes that go further than just fixing things when […]
July 24, 2018

I read the news today, oh boy: social sharing and the dangers of false information

We’ve all done it: shared a post on social media in the belief that it’s spreading an important message or helping someone in need. But how […]