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Cyber Security Connect UK welcomes UK’s cyber security elite in Monaco

Cyber Security Connect UK, the exclusive conference and industry forum for Chief Information Security Officers (CISOs), began on Wednesday 13 November in Monaco. This second edition event, for which Risk Xtra is an Official Media Partner, sees more than 200 of the UK’s top CISOs...
Posted On 14 Nov 2019
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Saving Time, Saving Money: A Risk-Based Approach Towards Cyber Security

If you’ve glanced at the opinion columns of security industry publications of late, you’ve probably seen the term ‘risk-based’ floating around, as in ‘the time is now for a comprehensive, risk-based approach’ or ‘a risk-based approach to security is...
Posted On 23 Jun 2019
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“UK Boards of Directors don’t understand cyber threat” suggests Government’s Cyber Governance Health Check

The latest Government Cyber Governance Health Check has revealed that the top UK Boards still don’t understand the impact of a cyber attack on their business. Fewer than one-in-five Boards can claim to understand the impact of loss or disruption associated with cyber...
Posted On 13 Mar 2019
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Institute of Risk Management highlights key risk trends for energy sector in 2019

The Institute of Risk Management (IRM) has issued its 56-page report entitled ‘Fuelling the Debate: Latest Risk Management Trends in the Energy Sector 2019’. The IRM has sought to provide insights and thought leadership for risk managers operating in the energy sector...
Posted On 22 Jan 2019
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SSAIB’s auditors admitted to Register for Certified Technical Security Professionals

Tavcom Training, operator of the Register for Certified Technical Security Professionals (CTSP), has announced that Frank Smith and Nick Grewcock from the Security Systems and Alarms Inspection Board (SSAIB) are among the first auditors to be admitted. The CTSP Register was...
Posted On 23 Jul 2018
Louise McCree: specialist in HR issues for the security business sector
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‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’ webinar announced by Easy Web Group

On Wednesday 20 September from 10.30 am-11.00 am, the Easy Web Group is running a webinar entitled ‘Recruitment, Engagement and Retention Strategies for the Security Industry’. The free-to-attend online event is aimed exclusively at senior leaders, Human Resources...
Posted On 07 Sep 2017
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SGW Safety & Security granted prestigious SABRE company licence by BRE Global

SGW Safety & Security Ltd (SGW) has just become one of the first companies to be granted a SABRE company licence by BRE Global Ltd. Both SGW’s UK and United Arab Emirates offices are included in the scope of SGW’s licence number SLC-004. SGW is able to offer SABRE assessment...
Posted On 06 Sep 2017
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“Manufacturers must turn ambition into action to drive Industry 4.0 value” urges KPMG

While many manufacturers – including those operating in the security business sector – are investing in Industry 4.0 capabilities, few have achieved the scale and integration needed to drive enterprise value. That’s according to KPMG’s new report entitled...
Posted On 06 Jun 2017
Jonathan Levine: CEO at the Axis Group
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Security and Front of House specialist Axis Group joins Institute of Customer Service

The Axis Group – one of the UK’s fastest-growing security, Front of House and support services organisations – has become a member of the Institute of Customer Service. The move is part of a Group-wide commitment to delivering ‘Best in Class’ customer...
Posted On 24 Apr 2017
One of CIS Security’s officers on site at The St Botolph Building in the Aldgate area of the City of London
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CIS Security achieves best ever score and Best Practice plaudits in wake of latest SIA ACS audit process

London-based guarding solutions specialist CIS Security has been awarded 170 points out of a possible 174 in its latest Approved Contractor Scheme (ACS) audit, duly placing the business in the Top 1% of security companies operating within the UK. CIS Security has gone from...
Posted On 18 May 2016
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