The world of cyber-security is strewn with examples of major security vulnerabilities, many of which have led to costly and embarrassing security breaches. But where is the greatest security vulnerability, what ...
I’m worried. I’m worried because cyber crime is on the rise. I’m worried because corporate and public sector bodies are gathering more and more information about us all whilst at the ...
This is a question that security professionals the world over debate endlessly. Does compliance actually mean better security? The simple answer is that in and of itself, no, compliance does not ...
News out today that the chief of the UK’s communications intelligence agency GCHQ claims the country is subject to a “disturbing” number of cyber-attacks may come as a shock to many ...
It’s been an interesting week in the world of Secure Thinking, and that was before we saw the report from the Information Commissioner’s Office that private sector data security breaches have ...
Education, Education, Education – that was the mantra of Tony Blair and the labour party back in 1997. Their aim was to focus the electoate’s attention on the poor state of ...
Due to the nature of our business we speak to many people in various industries and something is becoming more and more clear as time goes by – website and web ...
There are many online backup and “cloud” data storage/sync solutions available via the internet. Some offer free backups and the paid ones start from as little as £5/month. But before you ...
Yet again Sony is making the news for the wrong reasons – another one of their web sites has been hacked with personal details, usernames and passwords of about one million ...
Data is vital to modern businesses. Some say it’s the life blood of a business. After all we live in the information age. But do we all protect data and information ...
If you use Sony’s PSN or SOE services there are a number of risks that you’re now exposed to. Depending on the level of access gained by the hackers and the ...
Web site security vulnerabilities are a common problem but few web site owners, business operators or even web designers truly understand the nature of the problem. I wrote some time ago ...