Cyber Security SME 2017, County Hall London, 20th June 2017

Cybercrime is a major issue, costing the global economy about £300 billion a year and small-to-medium size businesses (SME’s) are a growing target for Cyber Criminals. Cyber security threats affect every business and organisation regardless of size or industry and impact every department; finance, marketing, compliance, risk, legal and IT. The World Economic Forum (WEF) listed […]

UK organisations suffering from ‘fraud tunnel vision’, new research finds

A majority of businesses believe they are one step ahead of fraudsters, with a mere 13 per cent feeling they are lagging behind them, reveals new research. Despite over half (56%) of UK organisations being affected by fraud, confidence levels in fraud prevention techniques is remarkably high, reveals research from Callcredit Information Group. The Fraud […]

10 top tips to remain safe online

It’s ‘Safer Internet Day’ and on to mark the occasion, cyber risks expert, Justin Tivey, at Bond Dickinson, looks at what businesses and individuals alike need to do to protect themselves and remain safe on the Internet. The Internet is a wonderful tool for business, learning and recreation. The benefits and opportunities are many and […]

Britain’s cyber security gap: UK skills shortage is world’s second worst – and getting worse

British businesses could be put at increased risk of cyber attack by the UK’s severe shortage of cyber security expertise, according to data released by the world’s biggest job site Indeed. In a global study of employer demand for cyber security expertise and the numbers of people searching for such roles, Britain’s cyber security skills […]