Accenture Found Leaving Sensitive Company Data On An Unlocked Cloud Server – Another Wake Up Call

Managing Cloud Data in Regulated Industries for 2016

Richard Walters, Chief Security Strategist at CensorNet commented below on the latest developments around Accenture being found guilty of leaving sensitive company data on an unlocked (and unprotected) cloud server. Richard Walters, Chief Security Strategist at CensorNet: “Accenture are the latest company on the growing list of organisations that have been found to be storing sensitive […]

Neustar Research Reveals 92 Per Cent Of Organisations Attacked With DDoS Just Once Suffer Theft

Survey data shows hackers are getting higher yields from targeted, determined attacks  Neustar, Inc., a trusted, neutral provider of real-time information services, today released its bi-annual Global DDoS Attacks and Cyber Security Insights Report, affirming DDoS attacks continue to be an effective means to distract and confuse security teams while inflicting serious damage on organisations. The report highlights […]

T-levels Announced To Give Skills Boost

It was reported by The Times this morning that new technical A levels, named T-levels, will be introduced to give a skills boost in post-Brexit Britain. The qualifications will be taught from 2020 and the government has hailed the T-levels as amilestone in transforming technical education. Guita Blake, Senior VP & Head of Europe at Mindtree commented below. […]

Government Internet Safety Strategy

Internet Security War?

The government has today unveiled its Internet Safety Strategy, aiming to make Britain the safest place on the world to be online. Among the measures announced are compulsory school subjects providing online safety education and a new social media code of practice. IT security experts commented below. David Emm, Principal Security Researcher at Kaspersky Lab:  “It […]

European Commissioner Calls For More Collaboration In Cyber Security

Following the news about European commissioner’s call, Chris Ross, SVP International at Barracuda commented below. Chris Ross, SVP International at Barracuda: “Earlier this week at the CyberSec European Cybersecurity Forum in Poland, Julian King European commissioner for the security union called for increased collaboration in defending against cyber attacks after revealing more than 4,000 ransomware […]