Louise McCree

Women in Security: The Approach to Inclusion

According to a recent survey by market analyst Frost & Sullivan, security remains a notoriously male-dominated industry with women comprising only 11% of the global security workforce and 7% across Europe. In particular, there seems to be a lack of women in senior roles....
Posted On 28 Aug 2018

Frost & Sullivan honours Perception for “most innovative” new cyber security software

Frost & Sullivan has bestowed its New Product Innovation Award for 2017 upon Perception Cyber Security, describing the company’s new software as a “game-changing cyber security solution”. Perception was originally developed by Chemring Technology Solutions for the...
Posted On 13 Mar 2018

Cyber security workforce shortage forecast to grow worldwide to 1.8 million by 2022

New research conducted by the Centre for Cyber Safety and Education – part of its eighth Global Information Security Workforce Study (GISWS) sponsored by (ISC)² and Booz Allen Hamilton – suggests a serious talent shortage looms in the information security workforce....
Posted On 20 Feb 2017

HID Global publishes detailed mid-year update on ‘Top Trends for Secure Identity’

HID Global, the specialist in secure identity solutions, has now issued a mid-year update to its ‘Top 2016 Security Trends’, based on customer insights into key market developments across the enterprise, healthcare, banking and Government markets. In the first six...
Posted On 19 Jul 2016
Peter Hallberg of Siemens Building Technologies Division (left) accepts the award from Aroop Zutshi, global president and managing partner at Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan Award honours “outstanding services and solutions” of Siemens Building Technologies Division

Consulting business and market analyst Frost & Sullivan has honoured the Siemens Building Technologies Division with its 2015 European Technologies Company of the Year Award. The accolade recognises Siemens’ “outstanding services and solutions”.  Peter...
Posted On 05 Jul 2016

More executives state responsibility for data security should reside outside of IT

Many UK businesses are confused about who should manage data security procedures, leaving them at potential risk from escalating cyber attacks. This is according to a new report entitled ‘The Data Security and Risk Management Review’ and sponsored by managed service provider...
Posted On 25 Jan 2016
Brian Sims BA (Hons) Hon FSyI: Editor of Risk UK

The Cyber Risk

Last year, over 80% of large-scale UK businesses suffered a cyber security breach. On the back of that rather alarming statistic, a detailed report just published by the Government and Marsh – the insurance broker and risk advisor – outlines new joint initiatives devised between...
Posted On 15 Apr 2015
The increasing number of connected devices is multiplying the probability of cyber attacks on companies across sectors

“Need for efficient cyber security innovations evident in every sector” asserts Frost & Sullivan

The increasing number of connected devices is multiplying the probability of cyber attacks on companies across sectors. This is compelling organisations to adopt cyber security solutions in order to secure computing resources, information, networks and applications. As such,...
Posted On 17 Mar 2015
The award bestowed by Frost & Sullivan

Frost & Sullivan honours Siemens with 2014 European Building Technologies Company of the Year Award

Consulting firm Frost & Sullivan has honoured Siemens’ specialist Building Technologies Division by bestowing its 2014 European Building Technologies Company of the Year Award upon the company, in turn recognising that Siemens has gained a substantial market share...
Posted On 13 Feb 2015