Secure Data Destruction Under GDPR

Secure data destruction and disposal continues to be one of the biggest risks to businesses today. Currently, many businesses outsource their asset disposal to specialist, third party IT Asset Disposal firms (ITADs) to ensure regulatory compliance, mitigate any risk and free up business resource. For many of these businesses, secure data asset management, disposal and […]

Complexity Of ICS SCADA Security

Critical Infrastructure Operators are like the man in the middle caught between a continuing assault from hackers on systems and management’s reluctance to implement new security technologies for fear of downtime and incompatibility. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks commented below. Edgard Capdevielle, CEO at Nozomi Networks: “The challenges of protecting ICS are real.  Attacks […]

IoT Connected Soldiers Hacked in Latest Cyber Security Challenge UK Competition

Her Majesty’s Government Communications Centre (HMGCC), MoD and BAE Systems host latest Cyber Security Challenge UK face-to-face competition 24 cyber prodigies battle against fictitious hacktivist group and protect ‘connected soldiers’ from man-in-the-middle cyber attack 15 year old was highest scorer of the competition and books his place in 2017 Masterclass Top eight performers from the […]

HBO Hack Continues

It has been reported this morning that the HBO hack is continuing to develop and has resulted in the attackers behind the breach releasing further episodes of unseen, popular TV shows. The data dump included episodes of Curb Your Enthusiasm, Insecure, Ballers, Barry, The Deuce, a comedy special and other programming, according to the AP. […]

DDoS Attacks Took Down Blizzard’s Games, Online Services

Massive DDoS Attacks

News broke on Sunday afternoon that Blizzard experienced performance issues with its games and the service formerly known as Battle.net were caused by distributed-denial of service (DDoS) attacks. IT security experts from Corero Network Security and Imperva Incapsula commented below. Stephanie Weagle, VP at Corero Network Security: “The impact of DDoS attacks can be incredibly costly when systems, applications […]