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How a £4 million Competition Will Ignite Innovation in Cyber Security

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 15:29

By Heath Davies, Chief Executive.

Whilst attending the first UK Global Cyber Security Innovation Summit, I heard Vince Cable announce £4m of government funding for UK cyber businesses to develop...

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The Hidden Costs of an Insider Attack

Thursday, September 18, 2014 - 10:39

By Kevin Bailey, Head of Market Strategy.

This past July I posted a blog regarding an insider attack on education services provider Benesse. At the time it was thought that up to 10.2 million...

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Another week, another scam

Wednesday, September 17, 2014 - 13:45

By Dr. Guy Bunker @guybunker

Last week saw the advent of yet another malware attack, this time in the guise of a pantomime adaptation of Peter Pan.
Emails purporting to be from the company BH...

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- And you do that in real time?

Friday, September 12, 2014 - 13:35

By Dr. Guy Bunker @guybunker

I recently spoke at Information Governance 2014 in Hartford, Connecticut. The topic of my talk was “Stealing back the data from the cyber-attacker” (which is really...

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The Cultural Disconnect - Gartner Security and Risk Summit

Thursday, September 11, 2014 - 09:53

By Kevin Bailey, Head of Market Strategy.

I’ve just returned from two days of being fed analysis, recommendations, insights and competitive offerings, which can give you a headache let alone a...

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