Archive for the 'Cyber' Category

Cyber Crimes Cost Companies £1 Billion per Year

Posted on October 31st, 2016 · Posted in Cyber

Within the past 12 months, the frequency of cyber crimes has been meteoric, as a person is now about 25 times more likely to be a victim of fraud via …

Protecting Against Online Fraud

Posted on October 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Crime, Cyber

While computers have improved the speed and efficiency of how we work, they have also allowed thieves and con artists an easier avenue by which to steal from people and …

Cyber Security in Post-Brexit Britain

Posted on October 3rd, 2016 · Posted in Cyber

As Britain negotiates Brexit terms over the next two years, prudent businesses would do well to comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR), since even if the government …

Internet Privacy Risks

Posted on September 9th, 2016 · Posted in Crime, Cyber

Did You Know? The internet is an amazing collection of information, but there is some knowledge that most people want to keep private. To protect yourself and your family against …

Cyber Attacks targeting SMEs on the rise

Posted on April 18th, 2016 · Posted in Cyber

A Deloitte Consumer Review found that 73% of consumers would reconsider buying services or products from a company if it failed to keep its data safe. In 2015, cyber crime …

General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Emphasises Accountability of Directors and Officers

Posted on April 18th, 2016 · Posted in Cyber, Directors and Officers

In January 2016, the European Commission published its draft of the EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The regulation is expected to strengthen data protection for EU citizens, set clear …

Cyber Security – Tips for Businesses

Posted on February 11th, 2016 · Posted in Cyber

High-profile cyber-attacks on companies such as TalkTalk and Carphone Warehouse have raised awareness of the growing threat of cyber crime. Recent surveys conducted by Symantec and other cyber-security organisations suggest …