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Automation – holy grail or security risk?

“Automation often seems like a holy grail for businesses and consumers alike….” That’s the opening sentence to our February 2019 GTIC Monthly Threat Report. This report covers everything from the inherent risks in...
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Are you leading with intelligent and boundaryless ERP for a Digital age?

Chances are, your enterprise is already on the path to digital transformation – focussed on leveraging new technologies to cater to changing customer demands.  In the pursuit of a digital experience,...
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Increasing resiliency by segmenting the OT network based on the Purdue model

This blog post has been developed in collaboration with Poh Chang Chew, Fortinet's Consulting System Engineer in Asia Pacific.  Industrial Control Systems (ICS) and Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) systems are...
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SME collaboration delivering effective Public Sector IT security

When Becrypt began developing security technology for government more than a decade ago, relationships with Systems Integrators were the only viable route to understanding and accessing customer requirements. Our experiences today...
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Better online than waiting in line

University Hospitals Birmingham Trust wants to curb A&E visits and outpatient appointments When all other medical care options have been exhausted, a person can still turn to the Accident and Emergency Department...
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Data protection v Data privacy: regardless of sector every business is in the data...

Since GDPR came into force companies are still getting to grips with data processes and policies. Joe Collinwood, CEO at CySure explains the difference between data protection and data privacy, which...
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Cyber risk management – bringing security intelligence to the Board

Data breaches are costly. According to a recent Ponemon Institute study, the average breach costs a large organisation $3.86 million. A separate study found that, although the share price of breach-affected...
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Evolving Mobile Device Management Strategies

As organisations continue to innovate to realise efficiencies through the use of increasingly sophisticated and pervasive mobile technologies, many are continually challenged by the risks associated with managing an ever-growing device...
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Cybersecurity is a Market for Lemons

I recently attended CYBERUK which is the UK government's flagship cybersecurity event hosted by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC). The event features world-class speakers, and opportunities for interaction between the...
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Death on the High Street – How to Recover your Debt if the Company...

With the rise of online shopping and the e-commerce industry, it is no surprise that a number of high street stores, such as HMV and House of Fraser, have faced difficulties...

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Matthew Gyde takes over at NTT Security

Matthew Gyde takes over at NTT Security

NTT Security has announced Matthew Gyde is its new Representative Director, President and Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Gyde's previous job was as Group Executive...
Facebook gets derisory $5 billion fine

Facebook gets derisory $5 billion fine

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has voted to fine Facebook US$5 billion. News of the fine came from the Wall Street Journal who...
BlackBerry goes threat hunting with CylanceGUARD

BlackBerry goes threat hunting with CylanceGUARD

BlackBerry has announced CylanceGUARD, the second new product from the security company it acquired earlier this year. CylanceGUARD is a Managed Detection and Response...
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New LastPass study finds 92% of businesses experience identity challenges

LastPass by LogMeIn today announced the results of a new study conducted by Vanson Bourne into the state of identity and access management (IAM). The report...
Amazon Alexa to dispense NHS advice

Amazon Alexa to dispense NHS advice

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Worldpay partners with University of Cincinnati to help close skills gap

Worldpay Inc and the University of Cincinnati (UC) are on a mission to help fill a widespread skills gap, while creating career opportunities for...
Banks vulnerable to cyber attack

Banks vulnerable to cyber attack

Are the world's top 100 banks secure from cyber criminals and hackers? Based on the recent ImmuniWeb's State of Application Security at World's 100...
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Poor shipping experience turns off online shoppers says report

BigCommerce, has released a new report, Shipping, Delivered: Best Practices & Expectations for 2019. The study examined survey responses of 3,000 digital consumers and...
Marriott next in the ICO firing line

Marriott next in the ICO firing line

Having announced its intention to fine British Airways £183.39 million, the UK Information Commissioners Office has now turned its sights on Marriott International. It...
Rene Bader talks code security and testing

Rene Bader talks code security and testing

Penetration testing, ethical hacking and writing secure code are not new concepts, they've been around for decades. Despite this, the rate at which code...
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Poor data mastery impacting value from data, Oracle report shows

A new report from Oracle says less than 40% of companies in Europe, the Middle East and Africa (EMEA) are confident they can master...
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Platform launched to help global teams deliver with design thinking

Sprintbase, an online design thinking platform has been launched with an impressive list of global organisations as its first clients. Design thinking is a...
British Airways hit with £183 million fine

British Airways hit with £183 million fine

It's taken the UK Information Commissioners Office a while but finally we have the first significant GDPR fine and it is British Airways on...
Japan arrest over 7pay breach

Japan arrest over 7pay breach

Police in Japan have arrested two Chinese men who are accused of fraud linked to the 7-Eleven Japan 7pay app breach. The two man,...