It is no surprise that hackers will always target high value, critical data, so amongst some of the most targeted industries is healthcare; the highly sensitive patient data stored in this industry creates a playground ready for waiting hackers to Continue reading The cybersecurity checkup: is the healthcare industry doing enough?
A new study, by a government-funded agency, found after examining 850 attacks, that most of them are perpetrated by students on their own institutions. This is not news to EfficientIP, a network protection company, whose Global DNS Threat Research (in Continue reading Government blame students, not foreign powers, for hacking Universities
It has been reported that British Airways has suffered a large scale data breach, compromising nearly 380,000 card transactions and it was reported that it took 16 days for the breach to be detected, which is shockingly slow in this post-GDPR world. Continue reading Expert comment – BA data breach a wake up call for the airline industry to invest in tech
With the recent news that Superdrug has been hacked, exposing 200,000 customers’ details, Dr Guy Bunker, SVP of Products at data security company, Clearswift, looks into the statement made by the health and beauty retailer. Dr Guy Bunker, SVP of Products at Clearswift: “The Continue reading Cyber Security Expert: The consequences of the Superdrug data breach
The Bank of England’s (BoE) chief economist, Andy Haldane warned that the UK will need a “skills revolution” in order to face the disruption of what is called the Fourth Industrial Revolution. Mr. Haldane underlined the need to reskill as Continue reading Bank of England late on the Fourth Industrial Revolution challenge
ASEAN Cybersecurity Summit 2018, organized by EC-Council, is a very focused initiative which will bring together 150+ pre-qualified CISOs, CIOs, CTOs, senior information security, risk, forensics, compliance, cyber law and law enforcement professionals from all over the ASEAN region. The Continue reading Access the latest cyber security tools and techniques at the ASEAN Cybersecurity Summit 2018
Protecting public services and fighting economic crime. Original Source: https://www.gov.uk/government/groups/counter-fraud-standards-and-profession About the Government Counter Fraud Profession The GCFP is a structure for counter fraud specialists working in central government. It aims to bring the counter fraud community together under a common Continue reading Counter-Fraud Standards and Profession
FADI ABU ZUHRI INTRODUCTION Red teams are external units that evaluate the effectiveness of a security program. It is achieved by simulating the behavior and methods of possible attackers in the most convincing manner. Blue teams are integrated security groups Continue reading RED AND BLUE TEAM FUNCTIONALITY – DOES OUTSOURCING DIGITAL FORENSICS MAKE SENSE?
Written by Tom Turner, CEO, BitSight In the last few years we have seen the frequency and severity of third-party cyberattacks against global financial institutions continue to increase. One of the biggest reported attacks against financial organisations occurred in early Continue reading The Need for Effective Third-Party Risk Management in Financial Services
New research by data security company, Clearswift, has shown that year on year cyber security incidents from those within the organisation, as a percentage of all incidents, have fallen in the UK and Germany, two countries currently now under the ruling Continue reading Cyber Security Incidents: Insider Threat falls in UK (to 65%) and Germany (to 75%) post GDPR, but US risk increases (to 80%)