Securitywatch

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 […]
July 31, 2017
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Recruitment news: sales and marketing executive role for fast-growing team

BH Consulting is seeking a sales and marketing executive to help the company to win new business. The successful candidate will work with the Business Development […]
July 28, 2017
Business people in a meeting

Doing privacy ‘rights’ vs doing privacy ‘right’

When privacy is compromised, it can impact an organisation’s reputation, damaging corporate credibility and consumer trust, and increasingly results in rising financial penalties. Many organisations worldwide […]
June 28, 2017
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Many businesses yet to get in gear over GDPR

GDPR’s widespread effect came home to me – literally – after I got a letter by post from a car dealership recently. My one and only […]
June 27, 2017
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Now hiring – senior cybersecurity consultant role at BH Consulting

Due to the continued expansion of our DPO-as-a-Service, and CSO-as-a-Service offerings, BH Consulting is now recruiting for a senior cybersecurity consultant role as part of its […]
June 27, 2017
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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
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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 […]