Cyber security insurance is becoming a major issue for the corporates
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KPMG Survey: “Senior security professionals ‘don’t trust’ cyber insurance products”

New insurance products launched to protect businesses from suffering the losses caused by cyber attacks have apparently been met with great scepticism. A KPMG survey of senior information security professionals, whose organisations are members of KPMG’s International Information...
Posted On 05 May 2015
Recent high profile hacking attacks and data breaches, such as those affecting Sony, Netflix, health insurer Anthem and parking ticket website PaymyPCN.net have served to substantially increase public and business concerns about the real-world implications of cyber crime
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GFI survey reveals alarming 60% rise in UK fears over cyber security

GFI Software has released the findings of an independent study examining the business and social impacts of cyber security issues. The results reveal stark public concerns over the increasing personal and business risks posed by cyber crime, and the growing likelihood that acts...
Posted On 27 Feb 2015
BSI has launched its enhanced Supplier Compliance Manager and Supply Chain Risk Exposure Evaluation Network solutions
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BSI presents next generation of supply chain risk and compliance management solutions

BSI, the business standards company, has announced the launch of its enhanced Supplier Compliance Manager (SCM) and Supply Chain Risk Exposure Evaluation Network (SCREEN) solutions. These online risk assessment tools enable end user organisations to visualise and analyse global...
Posted On 14 Feb 2015
The SANS SEC562: CyberCity Hands-On Kinetic Cyber Range Exercise will make its European debut in London during April
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SANS Institute course to help protect UK’s CNI against cyber attack set for April launch

April sees the birth of the UK’s first ever hands-on information security course designed specifically for IT professionals charged with securing our Critical National Infrastructure (CNI) and related industries. The new educational vehicle, developed by the SANS Institute,...
Posted On 13 Feb 2015
Google has been under the watchful eye of the Information Commissioner's Office
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Google set to change privacy policy in wake of ICO investigation

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has required Google to sign a formal undertaking that will improve the information it provides to individuals about how it collects personal data in the UK after concerns were raised around changes to the company’s privacy policy....
Posted On 02 Feb 2015
The Information Commissioner’s Office upholds information rights in the public interest, promoting openness by public bodies and data privacy for individuals
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ICO report helps Victims Services Alliance organisations meet data protection challenge

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has published a new report highlighting how organisations attached to the Victims Services Alliance are looking after individuals’ information in compliance with the Data Protection Act. The Victims Services Alliance (VSA) is a...
Posted On 22 Jan 2015