Quarter of Businesses Cancel Preparations for GDPR, but Experts Warn it’s a Mistake

Almost a quarter of UK firms have cancelled all preparation for the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), misunderstanding that it will not apply after Brexit. The regulation, which has been years in the pipeline, is designed to harmonise data protection regulation throughout Europe and provide citizens with more control over their personal data. It […]

New research reveals that 30% of malware attacks are zero day exploits

New research reveals that 30% of malware can be classified as new or zero-day because it cannot be caught by legacy antivirus solutions. The WatchGuard’s first Quarterly Internet Security Report explores the latest computer and network security threats affecting SMBs and distributed enterprises. The results from Q4 2016, confirm that cyber criminals’ capability to automatically […]

Who can you trust to test out your IT defences?

Behind every high-profile data-breach headline, there are 100s of other similar stories of cyber attacks that cause major financial pain and reputational loss to their victims. The fact is that cyber crime is no longer a backroom activity but a growing business, driven by hacktivist groups, organised criminal gangs and state-sponsored cyber terrorists. And attacks […]