DCMS to Focus on Supply Chain Security – Expert Reaction

Supply Chain Vulnerabilities

DCMS has announced new plans to enhance the security of the UK’s critical supply chains. The proposal could require Managed Service Providers to meet the current Cyber Assessment Framework – a set of 14 cyber security principles designed for organisations that play a vital role in the day-to-day life of the UK. This includes: Having policies to protect […]

Experts Reaction on guard.me Data Breach

The student health insurance carrier guard.me has taken their website offline after a vulnerability allowed a threat actor to access policyholders’ personal information. The website is one of the largest insurance providers specializing in providing health insurance to students while traveling or studying abroad in another country. The website Guard.me was taken down after suspicious activities found […]

Cyber Security: Data ‘Re’-Assurance

How do organisations know their data is secure? And how can companies ensure that a network breach won’t result in a loss of sensitive data? The consequences of a data breach are potentially disastrous for any organisation, so companies need to be reassured that their data is secure at all times in line with any […]

Eufy Breach May Have Shown Footage Of Your Home To Strangers

Still Gambling with IT Security

As reported by Digital Trends, IoT company Eufy showed users the wrong video footage on Monday. Users from around the world reported they could see other peoples’ feeds and even control their cameras. All of their contact details could also be accessed. Anker, the parent company of Eufy, confirmed the issue took place in numerous […]

Over Three-quarters (77%) Of Global Consumers Have Taken Steps To Reduce Their Digital Footprint For Fear That They Are Losing Control Of Their Privacy

The Perils and Opportunities of Growing Mobile

Trūata’s Global Consumer State of Mind Report 2021 finds nearly half (48%) of consumers have lost control over how much data is stored about them, with 49% feeling that COVID-19 restrictions forced them into expanding their digital footprint this year Consumers across the globe are expressing a heightened sense of fear over their online privacy […]

New Plans to Boost Cyber Resilience of UK’s Critical Supply Chains

Supply Chain Cyber Security

The government has unveiled new proposals to help UK businesses manage cybersecurity in their digital and third-party IT services supply chains, as a growing body of evidence suggests that the risks to business continuity are hitting unprecedented heights. With supply chains demonstrably threatened through high-profile cyber attacks – a recent spate of incidents sparked through breaches of […]