Kevin Brown
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Kevin Brown succeeds Mark Hughes as managing director of BT’s security business

BT has announced the appointment of Kevin Brown as managing director of BT Security, where he will be responsible for the company’s physical and cyber security activity around the world. Brown succeeds Mark Hughes, who’s stepping down from the role at the end of this year...
Posted On 03 Dec 2018
Jon Roadnight
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Drones: Why Is The Security Threat Posed Not Being Taken Seriously?

The threat horizon within the context of security risk management continually evolves, writes Jon Roadnight. Threats emerge largely in response to the identification of vulnerabilities. Those vulnerabilities are either perceived or real, but without a vulnerability or weakness,...
Posted On 26 Nov 2018
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Global Cyber Academy launches #ProjectThankYou in bid to heighten UK’s cyber resilience

The London-based Global Cyber Academy specialising in cyber and tech-focused security has introduced #ProjectThankYou in a bid to make the UK more cyber resilient. The Academy will be providing a flat 40% course fee reduction for all applications received from UK Blue Light...
Posted On 03 Oct 2018
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The Security Institute’s View

The security profession is at a Rubicon in its development and maturity as a component of the modern business structure. The evolution from the protection of physical assets to providing a more holistic ‘all-hazards’ approach to security risk management has been a...
Posted On 22 Jun 2018
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Security Trends Report from Allot Communications reveals new data on mobile and IoT threats

Allot Communications, a global provider of leading innovative network intelligence and security solutions for service providers worldwide, has just released the findings from its Telco Security Trends Report, in turn revealing a “dynamic and automated threat...
Posted On 15 Jun 2018
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Securitas attends British Forces Resettlement Services Careers Fair in Aldershot

Securitas UK attended the British Forces Resettlement Services (BFRS) Careers Fair in Aldershot on Thursday 24 May. Over 60 companies were in attendance on the day, including Royal Mail, Fujitsu, XPO Logistics and DHL. BFRS is a Community Interest Company: a social enterprise...
Posted On 29 May 2018
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The Security Institute launches ‘Creating A Security Culture’ in partnership with ITN Productions

The Security Institute and ITN Productions have launched a news and current affairs-style programme entitled ‘Creating A Security Culture’ that features in-depth perspectives on international security, investigating how emerging threats to global security are being tackled...
Posted On 11 Oct 2017
Ken Livingstone MSc
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Perpetuity Academy introduces Managing Security Surveys eLearning course

Perpetuity Academy has just introduced a Managing Security Surveys eLearning course designed to appeal to both practising security managers and those embarking on a career in the security world. The BTEC Level 4-accredited Managing Security Surveys eLearning course allows...
Posted On 20 Sep 2016
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Storm in a T-CUP: Thinking Clearly Under Pressure

Major risks and threats will always exist, and plans must be in place to address them. However, the ability to maintain and manage the fundamentals and ongoing operational activities – and the minor risks to them – often becomes more important on a day-to-day and routine basis,...
Posted On 19 May 2016
Phillip Wood MBE
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Risks, Luck, Variables… and You

When it comes to planning, the translation of thoughts into realities is normally far more involved than simply writing them down and asking someone to make them happen. Of course, our own human judgements influence how things will be done. Phillip Wood examines the role of...
Posted On 10 Feb 2016
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