Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard

Skills for Security adds ISO 27001 instruction courses in bid to address information security threats

Skills for Security has introduced instruction on the ISO 27001 standard to its array of available training courses in a determined bid to confront the growing problem of information security threats faced by today’s businesses. The Worcester-based skills body is delivering...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015
The ICS Security Lab has been launched by Applied Risk

Applied Risk launches ICS/SCADA Security Lab to address emerging industrial security threats

Applied Risk, a specialist in the development of industrial control systems security, has announced the launch of its ICS Security Lab to help protect industrial assets and infrastructure from costly cyber attacks. The lab has identified its first vulnerability in Moxa...
Posted On 20 Sep 2015

BT announces global launch of BT Assure Ethical Hacking for Finance service

This morning, BT announced the global launch of BT Assure Ethical Hacking for Finance, a new security service specifically designed to test the exposure of financial services organisations to cyber attacks. The wealth of valuable and sensitive personal data held by financial...
Posted On 16 Sep 2015
The global cyber insurance market could grow to $5 billion in annual premiums by 2018

“Global cyber insurance market set to reach $7.5 billion threshold by 2020” states PwC report

The global cyber insurance market could grow to a value of $5 billion in annual premiums by 2018 and at least $7.5 billion by the end of the decade. That’s the considered viewpoint espoused in ‘Insurance 2020 and Beyond: Reaping the Dividends of Cyber...
Posted On 14 Sep 2015
Mitie's MiTec technology hub in Northern Ireland

Mitie TSM unveils detail of strategic security and cyber partnership with Fujitsu

The Total Security Management (TSM) business division of Mitie – the FTSE 250 facilities management company – has announced the detail behind a strategic partnership with Fujitsu focused on enterprise cyber security and intelligent building monitoring. The partnership...
Posted On 10 Sep 2015
The industry is facing a shortage of digital forensics practitioners able to investigate attacks that use fileless malware

Rise of anti-forensics techniques “requires diligent response from digital investigators”

The security sector is facing a shortage of digital forensics practitioners able to investigate attacks that use fileless malware and other anti-forensics measures configured to leave little trace on physical disks.  According to Alissa Torres, founder of Sibertor Forensics and...
Posted On 08 Sep 2015
The Internet of Things Security Foundation is set for launch on 23 September

Internet of Things Security Foundation set for global launch in London

Today, it has been announced that a collaborative initiative is now established in response to rising concerns over security in The Internet of Things. That initiative, entitled The Internet of Things Security Foundation, will officially launch on Wednesday 23 September at the...
Posted On 03 Sep 2015
Hatstand believes that cyber security management ought to be treated as an iterative and organic process

Hatstand launches Risk Assessment Model to strengthen business’ cyber security governance

Global capital markets specialist Hatstand has announced the launch of its Cyber Security Risk Assessment Model, specifically designed to enable businesses to better understand the current state of their preparedness against the risk of cyber attack and identify any shortfalls...
Posted On 01 Sep 2015
An aerial image of the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ) in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

GCHQ outlines detail of joint research partnership with The Alan Turing Institute

GCHQ is about to embark on a joint research partnership with The Alan Turing Institute focusing on open access and commercial data analysis methods. The two organisations have agreed in principle to work together with the wider national security community for the benefit of data...
Posted On 11 Aug 2015
The PwC-Tanium partnership brings together top-notch security expertise with groundbreaking technology that enables 15-second endpoint visibility and control to empower the largest and most important organisations on the planet in battling cyber attacks

PwC and Tanium bring new cyber security services to market with strategic alliance

PwC and Tanium – the company that has “redefined security and systems management” – have unveiled a new form of strategic partnership that will bring together the deep technical security expertise, threat intelligence and consulting practices of PwC with...
Posted On 06 Aug 2015