Becrypt CEO Bernard Parsons on the Joint Committee’s National Security Strategy

Please see below comments from Bernard Parsons, CEO of Becrypt, on the Joint Committee’s National Security Strategy report. Bernard outlines some of the challenges that the NCSC is facing, the failure of self-regulation, and suggests how the UK Government can Continue reading Becrypt CEO Bernard Parsons on the Joint Committee’s National Security Strategy

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Security of Remote Navy Ships Needs to be Taken Seriously- Comment

With recent news that BAE Systems is developing a new technology to enable Royal Navy ships in future to be controlled remotely, below is comment from Adam Greenwood-Byrne, CEO of RealVNC, the company that invented ‘virtual network computing’ technology used to connect over Continue reading Security of Remote Navy Ships Needs to be Taken Seriously- Comment

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Lords to hear evidence on the role of digital forensics in the Criminal Justice System

Over two evidence sessions on Tuesday 27th November the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee will question forensic scientists from a variety of small and medium sized private providers, as well as the Metropolitan Police and the Chartered Continue reading Lords to hear evidence on the role of digital forensics in the Criminal Justice System

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Taking the long view – why threat hunting should underpin strategic IT security

By Rick McElroy, Chief Security Strategist, Carbon Black The US Navy SEALs have a well-known motto: “The only easy day was yesterday.” Taking a look at the latest intelligence on the UK cybersecurity landscape it can feel like we’re facing Continue reading Taking the long view – why threat hunting should underpin strategic IT security

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Retailers acting quickly to fix flaws in software but code quality issues remain rampant

New Veracode State of Software Security report (SoSS) reveals 66% of applications suffer from information leakage flaws, the sector’s biggest threat  Veracode’s latest State of Software Security report (SoSS) revealed retail is faster than most industries when it comes to addressing common Continue reading Retailers acting quickly to fix flaws in software but code quality issues remain rampant

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Mastercard accredits FIME for biometric evaluation services

Device manufacturers and solution providers can now demonstrate the quality of fingerprint sensors for strong customer authentication FIME has been accredited by Mastercard to deliver biometric authentication testing services for fingerprint in line with its new guidelines for mobile device sensors. Continue reading Mastercard accredits FIME for biometric evaluation services

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Are England and Wales falling behind Scotland and Northern Ireland in the delivery of forensic science? Lords to hear evidence

On Tuesday 20th November the House of Lords Science and Technology Select Committee will question witnesses from the Forensic Service Northern Ireland, the Forensic Science Leadership Board of Northern Ireland and the Scottish Police Authority Forensic Services to assess whether Continue reading Are England and Wales falling behind Scotland and Northern Ireland in the delivery of forensic science? Lords to hear evidence

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Raspberry Pi introduces $25 Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ to meet industry ‘sweet spot’ of price, performance and size

A new $25 Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ has been released, which sits between the entry-level $5 Raspberry Pi Zero and the high-end $35 Raspberry Pi 3 Model B+ in terms of price, functionality and size. Model A+ features the Continue reading Raspberry Pi introduces $25 Raspberry Pi 3 Model A+ to meet industry ‘sweet spot’ of price, performance and size

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