National Cyber Security Centre prevents “thousands of attacks” in first 12 months of operations

A 44-page report marking the first anniversary of the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has shone light on the vital work the organisation has already conducted to make the UK a safe place in the online world. The NCSC, which is part of GCHQ*, brought together elements of its...
Posted On 03 Oct 2017

BRC Retail Crime Survey: “Cost of theft for retailers at highest level since records began”

The British Retail Consortium’s (BRC) latest Retail Crime Survey report reveals stark new figures showing that the total cost of crime to the retail sector across 2014-2015 was a massive £613 million. This figure represents a 2% increase on the previous year, and is the...
Posted On 09 Feb 2016

Data sharing initiative enables positive action on 30,000 cyber crime threats

The details of more than 30,000 individual cyber crime threats have been shared with Internet hosting companies as part of a programme of industry engagement carried out by the National Crime Agency (NCA) and CERT-UK, the UK’s Computer Emergency Response Team. Customised threat...
Posted On 13 Nov 2015