How the 21st Century is redefining the practice of security provides the main focus for The Security Institute's 2015 Annual Conference
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The Security Institute outlines theme and programme details for 2015 Annual Conference

Now in its eighth year, The Security Institute’s Annual Conference and Exhibition is the organisation’s premier educational vehicle for members and specially invited guests. In late September, the conference programme focuses on how the practice of security has been...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
The proliferation of new wireless communication technologies within consumer electronics and smart devices is overtaking the skills of the information security industry
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Wireless security skills “must be prepared for the Internet of Things era” asserts SANS Institute

The proliferation of new wireless communication technologies within consumer electronics and smart devices is overtaking the skills present within the information security industry. That’s the considered view of Larry Pesce, a leading expert in the field and SANS...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
Cyber fraudsters have been stopped in their tracks thanks to a law enforcement operation co-ordinated by Europol
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International Europol operation successfully dismantles financial cyber fraud gang

On Wednesday 10 June, a joint international operation led to the dismantling of a group of cyber criminals active in Italy, Spain, Poland, the UK, Belgium and Georgia, the members of which are suspected of committing financial fraud involving e-mail account intrusions. The...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
Shami Chakrabarti: director of Liberty
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Liberty and Big Brother Watch back calls for overhaul of State surveillance laws

Civil liberties and Human Rights campaigning organisations Liberty and Big Brother Watch have jointly welcomed the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation’s call for a fundamental overhaul of the laws governing State surveillance outlined in the Investigatory Powers Review....
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
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Investigatory Powers Review highlights law that’s “fragmented, obscure and under constant challenge”

This morning in Parliament, Prime Minister David Cameron published the much-anticipated report of the Investigatory Powers Review. Entitled ‘A Question of Trust’, the document was submitted by David Anderson QC, the Independent Reviewer of Terrorism Legislation and a debate...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
Standards are making a huge contribution towards the UK's GDP growth
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CEBR report shows business standards contributed towards £8.2 billion* of GDP growth in UK plc

BSI, the business standards company, has published independent research from the Centre for Economics and Business Research (CEBR) demonstrating the economic benefits of standards to both the UK and individual UK businesses. The research – which is an update to a Department...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015
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Risk UK June 2015

News Special: Safer and Smarter – Developing the Cities of Tomorrow. Opinion: International Terrorism – Facing The Challenge. Opinion: Security’s VERTEX Voice – Have We Reached The End of ‘The Thin Blue Line’? The Security Market – Solutions to Risk (Part 2). Security Contracts:...
Posted On 11 Jun 2015