Security Watch

October 1, 2018

BH Consulting marks EU Cyber Security Month with daily tips on staying secure

October is EU Cyber Security Month and to mark the occasion, BH Consulting will be sharing advice about digital security and privacy. Every working day during October, […]
October 1, 2018
Busting a myth is like bursting a balloon with a pin

Busting myths and misconceptions around GDPR and security

For better or worse, GDPR and security are often wedded together, when the relationship in fact is slightly more complicated. Sarah Clarke, a specialist in privacy, […]
September 28, 2018

UK issues data protection guidance for a no-deal Brexit scenario

In preparation for a possible no-deal Brexit, the UK Government has published guidance about how this will affect data protection. The EU uses a mechanism called […]
September 25, 2018
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Security newsround: September 2018

We round up interesting research and reporting about security developments from around the web. This month: the devastation from NotPetya, a sound idea for authentication, help […]
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 […]