‘Five Eyes’ Security Summit concludes with firm pledges to tackle emerging threats

Tech companies should prioritise the protection of their users and the wider public when designing services, the UK and international security partners have warned. Senior ministers from the UK, Australia, Canada, New Zealand and the United States have reaffirmed their commitment...
Posted On 31 Jul 2019

BSI expands cyber security and information resilience offer to US with AppSec Consulting acquisition

BSI has moved to acquire AppSec Consulting, the cyber security and information resilience (CSIR) company located in San Jose, California. The acquisition will see AppSec Consulting become a key part of BSI’s CSIR offer. The business will now operate under the name ‘AppSec...
Posted On 04 Apr 2019

North Korean programmer linked by US authorities to WannaCry cyber attack on UK

A man has been named by US authorities as being involved in the 2017 WannaCry cyber attack, which affected the NHS and many other organisations across the UK. Park Jin Hyok, a North Korean programmer, has been charged by the US as a participant and member of the group which...
Posted On 07 Sep 2018

“Halfway house” National Security Capability Review “a cause for concern” states Joint Select Committee

The importance of a robust and coherent process in setting the National Security Strategy (NSS) has been underlined by the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy (JCNSS) with the publication of its first report on the National Security Capability Review (NSCR). Last...
Posted On 30 Mar 2018
Alf Goransson: president and CEO at Securitas

Securitas records 7% organic sales growth in Interim Report for July-September 2016

Organic sales growth has continued to be strong in the third quarter at Securitas, driven largely by good portfolio development and extra sales remaining at relatively high levels. From July through until September, total sales (MSEK) stood at 22 316 (20 468), with organic sales...
Posted On 11 Nov 2016
Andy Hollinson

eResponse Crowd Safety plans launch of Level 5 Diploma in Crowd Science and Risk Analysis for US market

eResponse Crowd Safety – a division of UK-based training and recruitment firm the eResponse Group – has announced that it’s now set to launch its specialist Level 5 Diploma in Crowd Science and Risk Analysis into the United States market. The qualification,...
Posted On 25 May 2016