2017 has been a tough year in cyber security. We’ve seen businesses, big and small, get hit by data breaches and cybercrime resulting in a steady stream of headlines; WannaCry, … Continue reading Things to consider when choosing a cyber security vendor
We know, it’s not your fault. You joined a financial services firm and inherited processes, software and systems that were installed by your predecessor, if not before. Given the choice … Continue reading The problem with your inherited legacy systems
Building your business’ reputation and brand image takes time – years even – and costs money. Investment in marketing, customer services and PR activities does not come cheap, yet it … Continue reading Protect your brand and reputation with these 5 ways to minimise data breaches
https://blog.checkpoint.com/2017/09/11/beware-bashware-new-method-malware-bypass-security-solutions/ It is picking up a lot of chatter amongst the security and IT community, and we suspect will soon be as widely spoken about as HeartBleed. Criminals are exploiting … Continue reading You’ll probably shortly be reading about a new piece of nastiness in security called Bashware:
For the recruitment industry, candidate data is what differentiates a successful recruitment agency or recruiter from those that fail to hit target. Recruitment agencies spend many years building up and … Continue reading Recruitment agencies and their candidates are a key target for today’s cyber-criminals
Why is cyber security management so often reactive? Typically, it’s because security is bolted on to existing network systems and architecture when vulnerabilities are identified or a threat hits home. … Continue reading Getting back to basics – building a secure network architecture
Most business owners, CEOs and CIOs are concerned about an unseen army of cyber criminals and hackers poised to attack their business, hold their IT systems and data to ransom … Continue reading The biggest IT security threats are often inside your own company
Are your IT teams and 3rd party suppliers taking ransomware seriously? Are you? Ransomware is on the increase as recent high profile incidents prove – WannaCry, Locky, CryptoLocker etc. being … Continue reading Ransomware – No excuse for sticking your head in the sand!