The UK has topped the list of countries most under threat from cyber-attack, followed by Germany in second place and Saudi Arabia in third.
“As security professionals we spend a lot of our time looking for trouble and expecting the worst and in 2014, there were lots of vulnerabilities and threats.
A survey of almost 600 security executives from utility, oil and gas, energy and manufacturing firms found that large numbers have lost some kind of confidential information.
Following today’s news that Russian hackers managed to breach part of the White House computer system, various industry experts offered their thoughts on the incident.
Following on from today’s news that hacking group AnonCoders carried out a mass hack-attack on over 100 websites, the group has contacted us with a new announcement.
Cyber insurance has become a big deal in the UK, but it’s no substitute for good cyber security.
The UK government is working on raising awareness among small and medium enterprises on the dangers of not being insured in case of a cyber attack.
The Bank of England has launched a new framework that aims to test for cyber vulnerabilities across the financial sector.
The Department for Business, Innovation and Skills (BIS) has revealed new joint initiatives between government and insurance companies to develop the UK’s grasp on cyber security.
As cyber threats increase every day, so does the demand for more cyber security experts.
A new study has revealed businesses are putting more sensitive data onto the cloud, but experts are concerned this is at the price of lax IT security.
Companies are still failing to properly protect themselves from potential attacks and hackers, with security not being given enough weight of consideration.
Francis Maude, Minister for the Cabinet Office, has claimed that not only is cyber security necessary, it is an essential feature and opportunity for the UK’s economic future.
Ex-hackers are being targeted by UK companies to help them get ahead of the current crop of cybercriminals.
As the issue of cyber-security continues to hold prominence, security and risk management consultancy firm Falanx Group has recently announced a new two-year contract to provide managed cyber defence services to CERT-UK.
Earlier this week we posted a video with Terence Greer-King, director for cyber security at Cisco, who gave us his insights into cyber security for business and the sectors that are most at risk.
In the final part of our trilogy with Terence Greer-King, director for cyber security at Cisco, Terence offers business some valuable security advice.
Only 45% cent of worldwide organisations are confident in their ability to fend off today's sophisticated cyber attacks - just one of the key findings from Cisco's 2016 Annual Security Report, released today.
AccessData Group, a computer forensics provider, has announced its business will be split into two independent global companies, effective January 1st 2015.
New research shows a lack of trust in brick and mortar retailers as well as an increased thirst to be made aware when suspicious activity takes place on an account.