Barclays and Cabinet Office-backed security initiative Cyber Security Challenge UK, hosted an immersive competition to test the skills of thirty cyber enthusiasts. The competition required contestants to adopt the role of interns at a fictitious cyber security firm, who had to defend their Continue reading Barclays delivers skills boost with Cyber Security Challenge UK competition
HM Revenue & Customs (HMRC) has averted over a million visits to deceptive websites, including those which promote misleading and costly helpline numbers, it announced today. When someone searches online for HMRC’s phone numbers or digital services they can be Continue reading HMRC prevents one million visits to scam websites
Cyber Attacks has consistently ranked amongst the top threats faced by businesses. Cyber Security as a subject that has now reached boardroom agendas. In an OT/ICS environment, the threat is amplified much more because it can have ramifications that impact Continue reading Reinforcing Cyber Security in Critical Industrial Infrastructure Networks
The CYBERSEC Forum is a two-day event engaging 130 speakers and more than 1,000 delegates from all over the world. On 9–10 October 2017 ICE Krakow Congress Centre will welcome delegates to the 3rd European Cybersecurity Forum – CYBERSEC 2017, Continue reading In October, the city of Krakow will host the CYBERSEC Forum 2017, one of the top cybersecurity conferences in Europe
InfoSecurity Russia 2017 held on September 19-21 in Moscow, Russia has been a smashing success with 6445 visitor registrations and over 11500 pre-arranged meetings! Our team was pleased to gather a professional club of executives and technical specialists, manufacturers of profile products Continue reading InfoSecurity Russia 2017 has been a smashing success!
Cyber Security Challenge UK has launched a brand new charity, the Cyber Challenge Foundation, which aims to support accessibility and diversity in cyber security, with an emphasis in supporting those from a disadvantaged background. Launched in memory of Cyber Security Continue reading Cyber Security Challenge UK launches charitable foundation to boost accessibility and diversity in cyber security
The security of biometrics technology is in the spotlight and stakeholders must take a balanced view on its strengths and vulnerabilities, says Isabelle Moeller, Chief Executive, Biometrics Institute. As deployments proliferate, the technology’s credibility rests on the industry’s will to Continue reading Viewpoint from the Biometrics Institute – Spoof or proof?
New research by data security company, Clearswift, has shown that year on year cyber security incidents, particularly insider threats; continue to rise, but that companies are able to spot suspicious activity significantly quicker than two years previous. The research, which surveyed Continue reading Insider Threat: 74% of security incidents come from the extended enterprise, not hacking groups
Amateur ethical hackers take over CCTV cameras and internet connected toys in cyber contest On Friday evening, NCC Group and Cyber Security Challenge UK ran a competition which saw 25 extraordinary codebreaking amateurs from across the UK battle each other to ethically hack common Continue reading NCC Group and Cyber Security Challenge UK hosts IoT cyber attack simulation
11-12th October 2017 Chicago, USA. The Manusec summit will bridge the gap between the process control and corporate IT senior level professionals, allowing them to discuss challenges, critical issues and debate best practice guidelines. As the manufacturing sector continues to embrace innovation in Continue reading MANUSEC USA