Security Watch

December 11, 2018

Data protection impact assessments for health research: what’s changed under GDPR?

Since GDPR came into effect on 25 May this year, the health regulations have been updated to incorporate more stringent requirements around protecting personal information during […]
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, […]
November 21, 2018

Beyond governance, risk and compliance: privacy, ethics and trust

We are currently experiencing the fourth industrial revolution (FIR), characterised by a blurred fusion of all things physical, digital and genomic. Each revolution has been accompanied […]
November 15, 2018

The value in vulnerability assessments: closing gaps to improve security

Vulnerability assessments usually involve using automated tools such as Nessus or Qualys to carry out a passive scan of an organisation’s systems. The process produces a […]
November 12, 2018

UK NCSC chief highlights resilience as key to better security

Here’s a question for security professionals to ponder: why are we only ever a few clicks away from disaster? It’s inspired by a recent presentation in […]
November 7, 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 […]
November 1, 2018

Conference trick: how to choose worthwhile security and privacy events – and which to avoid

When I started out in my career, I always believed that speakers at conferences were ‘selected’ on the basis of their contribution to the profession. I […]
October 26, 2018
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EU Cyber Security Month roundup – advice on staying secure

During October, BH Consulting has been sharing daily advice about digital security and privacy on its social media channels as part of EU Cyber Security Month. […]