Security Awareness

June 6, 2019

Security awareness training: a constant in a changing world

There are two schools of thought when it comes to users and cybersecurity. Some people working in the industry think of users as the weakest link. […]
May 14, 2019
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Security roundup: May 2019

We round up interesting research and reporting about security and privacy from around the web. This month: password practice, GDPR birthday, c-suite risk, and further reading […]
May 9, 2019
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That’s classified! Our top secret guide to helping people protect information

As information security professionals, we often face a challenge when trying to explain what we mean by ‘data classification’. So here’s my suggestion: let’s start by […]
April 10, 2019
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Upcoming cybersecurity events featuring BH Consulting

Here, we list upcoming events, conferences, webinars and training featuring members of the BH Consulting team presenting about cybersecurity, risk management, data protection, GDPR, and privacy.  […]
April 2, 2019
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Password-less future moves closer as Google takes FIDO2 for a walk

For years, many organisations – and their users – have struggled with the challenge of password management. The technology industry has toiled on this problem by […]
March 7, 2019
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Games people play: testing cybersecurity plans with table-top exercises

In this post, we look at war games and simulated scenarios as a way of testing how ready an organisation is to deal with a cybersecurity threat.
February 26, 2019

More cod than phishing: why business email compromise is a bigger risk than you think

Email scams and social engineering attacks are a huge security risk. When we describe security incidents that involve criminals scamming individuals or businesses out of money, […]
February 11, 2019

Ireland’s cybersecurity watchdog publishes new guidance for businesses

We look through the recently published guide to security from Ireland's National Cyber Security Centre and pick out the key themes and talking points.