Tag: Cybersecurity

Why UK police are learning cyber forensics

The need for the UK police force to conduct forensic investigations on computers is nothing new, but a rapid escalation of cyber crime has demanded a different approach In the past, the laborious tasks associated with computer forensic investigations were undertaken by …

Most UK small businesses in the dark over GDPR

There is still much work to be done before UK SMEs are fully prepared for the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), business barometer shows With the GDPR compliance deadline just over six months away, the UK’s small business community remains unsure …

Panel vets DHS nominee on cybersecurity today

President Donald Trump’s nominee to lead the Homeland Security Department will face questions about her cybersecurity views before the Senate Homeland Security panel this morning, although perhaps fewer than other nominees might given her extensive background in the subject and …

BrandPost: 3 Tips to Reduce Cybersecurity Gaps

  Cybercriminals’ successes are escalating. Whether it’s mining new vulnerabilities or exploiting twists on tried-and-true tactics, bad actors are negatively impacting business worldwide. But while business leaders now recognize the dangers inherent in a growing threat landscape, critical gaps can …

2nd Breach at Verticalscope Impacts Millions

For the second time in as many years, hackers have compromised Verticalscope.com, a Canadian company that manages hundreds of popular Web discussion forums totaling more than 45 million user accounts. Evidence of the breach was discovered just before someone began using …

Cyber Security=Brand Protection

Cybercrime is a global and systemic problem, which is growing exponentially year on year. High-profile attacks can be committed with less sophistication, because of services for hire readily available on criminal forums. This has resulted in making the methodology and …

BlackBerry launches cyber security services

BlackBerry has launched cyber security services to safeguard people, privacy and assets, with vehicle security and GDPR compliance leading the new offering BlackBerry has announced the introduction of cyber security consulting services at the BlackBerry Security Summit in London. John Chen, executive chairman and …