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The latest IT news, articles and videos, alongside expert opinion and official responses from BCS, The Chartered Institute for IT.

Latest articles

  • Stressed Man At Work
    Sometimes, we can overlook the true impact of cybercrime on individuals. Mike Sheward, Director of Information Security at Accolade, explains how learning to appreciate and understand the people behind the data makes us better incident responders.
  • Skyline of Lagos - Nigeria
    Dr Isa Ali Ibrahim FBCS, Director General / Chief Executive Officer of the National Information Technology Development Agency (NITDA), discusses the exploitation of regulatory instruments to unlock blockchain’s potential in Nigeria.
  • Blue Light
    Detective Superintendent Andrew Gould, the National Cybercrime Programme Lead and former head of the Met’s Cybercrime Unit, talks about the threat landscape and what the police are doing to combat it.
  • Paper records
    Professor Mike Smith explains how and why he created his own species of blockchain to ensure children’s mental health records are kept safe and trustworthy.
  • Security Camera
    Justin Richards MBCS spoke to Giovanni Vigna, a professor of computer science at the University of California and co-founder of Last Line, about all aspects of cybersecurity.
  • People Working On Train
    Researcher and ISSG member Wendy Goucher MBCS provides a timely reminder that even during the daily commute your data may not be safe from prying eyes.