Category: Security

Security

Are you delivering Information Security training and awareness effectively?

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Security

COVID-19 Cyber Threat Awareness

Cyber criminals are exploiting COVID-19 The impact of COVID-19 on our way of life has been unprecedented. For the cyber criminal it has been business as usual but with additional fringe benefits. More people are working from home and some of them will be less familiar with secure working practice than they ought to be. … Continued

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Security

Increasing the UK’s cyber security capability

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has released a Call for Views which looks at ways to increase the UK’s cyber security capability.

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Security

The ongoing threat of ransomware

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has recently (20 November) published an advisory on ransomware attacks, looking at the changes in the way these attacks are being conducted. This blog post will summarise these findings and provide the Kindus perspective on how best to deal with ransomware.

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Security

Morrisons data leak – the implications

The recent story surrounding the Morrisons data leak has important implications for the way organisations deal with personal data.

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Recovery

Lessons in handling data disasters

The WanaCrypt0r ransomware attack on the NHS and BA power failure both in May 2017 show the right and wrong ways to deal with system outages

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Security

UK Cybercrime Statistics

UK government statistics give some insight into what cybercrime is actually going on.

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Security

Computer Based Fraud

Computer systems have opened new avenues for financial fraud but many instances are a case of traditional ‘cons’ undertaken by means of computer communications. How is the UK financial sector reacting to this.

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Pharmaceutical

Breaches of USA Medical Health Information

The U.S. Department of Health and Human Services Office for Civil Rights lists USA medical health information breaches affecting 500 or more individuals that occurred within the last 2 years and that are still under investigation.

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