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The National Cyber Skills Centre and ISO Quality Services Limited are collaborating on a 12 week series of articles, made available free their respective websites, to raise awareness for SMEs on how the adoption and adherence to a recognised industry or international standard provides the levels of information security and governance expected in today’s business world. Within a business there will be a…


The National Cyber Skills Centre and ISO Quality Services Limited are collaborating on a 12 week series of articles, made available free their respective websites, to raise awareness for SMEs on how the adoption and adherence to a recognised industry or international standard provides the levels of information security and governance expected in today’s business world. With the risk of data loss becoming…


Organisations of all shapes and size continue to grow, to evolve, and to move into new markets. With this comes a need to meet criteria and legislation that may have not been initially planned for. This is especially the case when it comes to the subject of information technology and the security of data produced,…


Security is a word on everyone lips. As data gets bigger, security becomes more apparent than ever to individuals to SMEs and up to big Multi National Corporations. Protecting yourselves and your clients is now more important than ever. Think about your office and the amount of customer data that your networks and systems contain; your…


Depending on the tender your organisation puts itself forward for, the submission will need to be weighted with policies, procedures and business collateral, to support your claims in order to win the contract. An example of this can be highlighting your company’s Quality Management System. However, this is a competitive area in the tender process…


Every business knows that they should protect the information that they hold, even if it is to not incur the legal ramifications of failing to do so. Numerous statistics have been announced recently, whether it is in terms of the abundance of breaches (74% of SMEs suffering breaches) or that the average cyber-attack lasts for…


With our much anticipated 15 in 2015 celebration networking event taking place on the 18th June, we would like to take this opportunity to introduce to you one of our key sponsors. Without whom, the event would not be taking place. Introducing… 3SDL A leading provider of consultancy, services and training within the Defence and…


The growth of all things digital has been an important catalyst for many companies. This growth has however brought with it new risks such as data fraud and/or theft, as well as privacy issues. These risks can have a financial knock on all businesses as they seek to protect themselves and the information that they hold….


Information leakage is the most prevalent vulnerability found with a likelihood of 55% to have at least one serious vulnerability appearing on a site… 86% of all websites had at least one serious vulnerability during 2012… Only 68% of consumers have ever had security training… 78% of employees can access business information from personal devices…  61%…