Practice makes perfect: Taking control of cyber security

Targeted cyberattacks in the financial industry show no signs of waning. The financial sector is a ‘perfect target’ for cybercrime and it’s been estimated that financial services encounter security incidents 300% more frequently than other industries. It makes sense; attackers will focus on the most lucrative targets –  from attacks on payment systems to the theft […]

Blind trust is not a security strategy

With Infosecurity 2016, arguably the biggest security show in Europe, just around the corner I’ve been thinking about all the new technologies, innovations, standards and trends that will be displayed and discussed over this coming week. This also got me thinking about some research that we recently commissioned and how, even in today’s super-technical and […]

Tackling cyber security threats

The news headlines are increasingly filled with news of cyber attacks hitting organisations, as they become more prevalent and sophisticated.  It is therefore of no surprise to hear that the UK Government has decided to invest £1.9 million over the next five years into protecting Britain from cyber attacks. Consequently, cyber security has become a […]