Hackers and cybercrime prevention

  • October 16, 2018 16 Oct'18

    Zero-trust security model gaining traction

    The zero-trust model of security is finally gaining traction as security professionals tap into new tools and executive buy-in to support this approach in an effort to improve security posture and practices

  • October 16, 2018 16 Oct'18

    UK faces 10 cyber attacks a week as hostile states step up hacking, says NCSC

    The UK’s National Cyber Security Centre has thwarted more than 1,600 attacks over the past two years – many by hostile nation states

  • October 15, 2018 15 Oct'18

    Cost of WannaCry attack to NHS set at £92m

    Department for Health and Social Care estimates the immediate cost of the May 2017 WannaCry attack on the NHS was £92m, and says it will have spent about £275m on improvements to its cyber security infrastructure by the end of 2021

  • October 15, 2018 15 Oct'18

    IoT firms sign up to UK security code of practice

    Internet of things technology firms have begun signing up to a UK code of practice to strengthen the security of internet-connected devices. The code is expected to form the basis of an international standard