Hackers are no longer concerned about acting under the radar.

Stealth and secrecy used to be the hallmarks of cyber espionage and warfare, with spies and hackers sneaking in and out of target networks without leaving a trace or evidence that could be linked back to them. But increasingly, cyber…

Looking for individuals with the right traits as opposed to skills in cyber security.

Employers must start broadening their search for experienced cyber security professionals to include people with the right traits rather than the right skills. The current skills gap is estimated to result in 3.5 million unfulfilled…

The UK cyber security skills gap can be closed by nurturing talent.

As a fast-moving sector that hinges on advancements in technology, it’s almost inevitable that the cyber security industry will be forever chasing a skills gap. This gap is significant, however, and due to the widespread adoption of popular…

The Black Friday digital threats you must be vigilant towards.

The phenomenon that is Black Friday is very nearly upon us once more. As a result, a flurry of purchases will take place over the coming days. That means there will be large amounts of data being exchanged, something cyber criminals will be…

The mobile security threats you should take seriously in 2019.

Mobile security is at the top of every company's worry list these days - and for good reason: Nearly all workers now routinely access corporate data from smartphones, and that means keeping sensitive information out of the wrong hands is…

Healthcare executives set to focus attention on cyber security in 2019.

Healthcare executives are focused on three areas of health IT in 2019 - cyber security, telehealth and interoperability - which they believe will have the greatest impact on the industry next year. Those are among the findings from a…

Damning report published regarding UK cyber security risks.

  The UK’s joint committee on the National Security Structure has published a damning report on Britain’s critical national infrastructure (CNI), saying that cyber threats range across a number of sectors including energy,…

Small businesses are being hit by more cyber attacks than ever.

Small businesses are being hit by more cyber attacks than ever before, according to new research that claimed data breaches have affected a majority of companies across the UK. A report from Kaspersky Lab found that almost half (42…

Cyber attacks ranked as the top business risk across the globe.

There are significant differences in risk perceptions across the eight regions covered in the World Economic Forum. Over 12,000 executives highlighted concerns ranging from economic to political, societal and technological. Unemployment,…

Why automotive cyber security is attracting more attention.

The issue of cyber security has rose to prominence over recent years. This also applies to the automotive industry, with car hacking attracting a large amount of media attention. Awareness of the need to secure vehicles, and the fact that…