Security Watch

March 30, 2018

Own goal: email scam nets €2 million for criminals who hijack Lazio transfer

Business email compromise has found its way into the beautiful game. The Italian football club Lazio fell for an email scam and paid €2 million to […]
March 28, 2018

Here’s how to get the most from a cybersecurity assessment

Would your organisation pass a cybersecurity assessment? Not one of 200 UK NHS trusts did, after the Department of Health checked them following the WannaCry ransomware […]
March 23, 2018

Teach staff to steer clear of phishing hooks with awareness training

One of the most important steps for improving security is to understand where you’re starting from first. That covers technical questions like what systems you run […]
March 15, 2018

AWS Cloud: Proactive Security and Forensic Readiness – part 3

Part 3: Data protection in AWS This is the third in a five-part blog series that provides a checklist for proactive security and forensic readiness in […]
March 13, 2018

GDPRubbish: seven common data protection myths debunked

I have been evangelising about GDPR for almost two years, professionally and personally. It’s a powerful piece of legislation designed to empower citizens of Europe and […]
March 7, 2018
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Security newsround: March 2018

We round up reporting and research from across the web about the latest security news. This month: cryptomining attacks increase, data breaches rise in Ireland, the […]
February 28, 2018

Business benefits for ISO 27001 certification, and five steps to making it work

Whether you want to reassure a board – or yourself – that your security programme is operating optimally, the ISO 27001 Information Security Standard gives you […]
February 27, 2018

AWS Cloud: Proactive Security and Forensic Readiness – part 2

Part 2: Infrastructure-level protection in AWS  This is the second in a five-part blog series that provides a checklist for proactive security and forensic readiness in […]