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May 28, 2019

Ransomware remains a risk, but here’s how you can avoid infection

It’s been a case of good news/bad news when it comes to ransomware recently. New figures from Microsoft suggest that Ireland had one of the lowest […]
April 17, 2019
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We are hiring – Senior Cybersecurity Consultant

Due to the continued expansion of our DPO as a Service, and CSO as a Service offerings, BH Consulting is now seeking to recruit a Senior Cybersecurity Consultant to join its […]
January 24, 2019
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Security for startups: why early-stage businesses can’t neglect this risk

In the early days of a startup, it’s easy to get caught up in the buzz of building a new business. Keeping so many plates spinning […]
January 8, 2019

Health research and the thorny issue of consent

By 30 April of this year, any organisation conducting health research in Ireland must either get consent to GDPR standard or else obtain a consent declaration. […]
January 4, 2019

Culture club: embedding better security behaviour beyond awareness

Listening to Ira Winkler’s presentation at this year’s Irisscon conference, one of his comments struck a chord. “The right culture is that you don’t need a […]
November 27, 2018
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Security newsround: November 2018

We round up interesting research and reporting about security developments from around the web. This month: blaming the user (or not), passwords, protecting data and privacy, […]
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 […]