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CEOs need to better understand cyber security risk, report finds

The majority of IT professionals believe that the head of their companies do not know enough about cyber security, a new report has shown. CyberArk’s latest report, ‘The Gap Between ...

Government Doubles Cyber Security Funding to Tackle Islamic State Hackers

In the battle to defeat Islamic State militants, the UK Government has stressed that guns and knives will not be enough, it must also bolster its cyber security armoury. The tragic ...

Ashley Madison cyber security breach could pose serious threat to victims

While the subject of much unsympathetic tittering, the cyber security breach at Ashley Madison has sparked fresh fears of the risk of suffering a data hack. Ashley Madison is a Canadian-based ...

Government Opens SME Cyber Security Centre

The UK government has opened a new cyber security centre dedicated to the country’s small and medium sized enterprises (SMEs). The Cyber Demonstration Centre has been created ...

UK firms urged to start sharing cyber security intelligence

The failure to share intelligence about cyber security is hurting UK organisations’ ability to combat cyber crime, with firms urged to begin collaborating more in this area. These ...

Cambridge University to open cyber security research centre

The University of Cambridge has announced that it is to open a new research centre to examine cyber crime. Named the Cambridge Cloud Cybercrime Centre, the specialist department will ...

Cyber security to be included in new GCSE curriculum

Exam board OCR has announced that cyber security skills will form a large part of the recently relaunched computer science GCSE in the UK. Former education secretary Michael Gove scrapped ...

UK police increase cyber security 10-fold since 2010

Police in the UK have increased their fight against cyber crime 10-fold in the past five years, new figures have shown. According to a Freedom of Information request submitted by ...

Poor investment choices hurting cyber security

Poor choices by IT professionals when it comes to selecting cyber security solutions is meaning these defences are often falling short of the mark. Lockheed Martin surveyed 618 senior ...

Successful Cyber security competition set for repeat run in 2016

A cyber security competition held in Milton Keynes this April has proven so successful that the organisers say the event will be run again in 2016. Hosted at at The National Museum ...

Internet of Things opening door to cyber crime, report says

The Internet of Things (IoT) is opening the door to both cyber crime and real world crime because of its inadequate cyber security measures. These are the findings of a new report ...

Cyber Security Challenge puts London hours away from destruction

A unique challenge in London has brought together dozens of potential bright sparks in the cyber security arena to try and save London from mass destruction. The Cyber Security ...
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