Security, Data and Privacy Article Archive

  • Manish Soni MBCS, IT Professional and Privacy & Cybersecurity lawyer at Macfarlanes LLP, provides some insight into how organisations are preparing for GDPR and how IT professionals can help.
  • There are many challenges associated with providing adequate business insurance to cover cyber-related threats. John Mitchell & Bee Kalsi take a detailed look at exactly what is involved.
  • Irina Baptista and Dr Stavros Shiaeles, both from Plymouth University, discuss why there’s a need for a shift in the way we go about preventing malware.
  • Mike McLaughlin MBCS, Cyber Security Operations Manager, First Base Technologies, looks at how the cyber skills market is shaping up for 2018 and beyond.
  • Aaron Higbee, Co-founder and CTO, PhishMe, discusses the future of phishing defence and asks which side of the fence the future of defence against phishing attacks lies: human or machine?
  • David King examines current threats and responses, and looks at the future benefits of investing in a managed detection and response service.
  • Having worked in the data management industry for nearly two decades, Lilian Smit had noticed that ‘the new data culture’, promised by the introduction of cloud technologies, hasn’t quite taken off to the level promised to the enterprise market.
  • Is someone listening to your private conversations using your smart TV? Are criminals controlling your fridge? Or are DDoS attacks stopping you accessing the internet? Claire Woollacott from Actica Consulting, asks: What are you going to do about it?
  • Robin Oldham, Head of Security Consulting Practice, BAE Systems, discusses what questions should be asked and what can be done to help protect businesses from cyber-attacks via a third party supplier network.
  • Connor Morley and Diane Gan, from the CSAFE Research Centre at the University of Greenwich, discuss a new tool for detecting and accessing TrueCrypt containers.