Articles

  • 28 July 2016
  • A Threat That Cannot Be Ignored

    Cyber crime is a ‘Tier 1 Strategic Threat’. For this reason, new laws are being enacted at a rapid rate everywhere. Most of these laws have key aspects in common:  They carry swingeing penalties for non-compliance – particularly where negligence is involved, and;...
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  • 13 June 2016
  • Cybersecurity is largely a ‘People’ problem

    Cyber Security is an element of Information Security. Information Security is an element of Risk Management. Risk Management must be overseen by the board. It must never reside in the IT Department and putting it there massively raises risk. Business interruption,...
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  • 26 May 2016
  • Risk Management is a Board Problem Now

    As the construction sector becomes increasingly digitised it faces new challenges. Andrew Taylor, CEO of BronzeyeIBRM talks about risk management and its role in tackling cybersecurity… “It is not the strongest that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most...
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  • 09 May 2016
  • Cybersecurity – Risk Management Crashes the Boardroom

      Many companies will convince themselves they have nothing of value to hackers. Bad luck, all data has a value and all companies have something which will interest cybercriminals. “It is not the strongest that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most...
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  • 15 April 2016
  • Cybersecurity – Risk Management Crashes the Boardroom

    Many companies will convince themselves they have nothing of value to hackers. Bad luck, all data has a value and all companies have something which will interest cybercriminals. “It is not the strongest that survive, nor the most intelligent, but the one most...
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  • 20 January 2016
  • Education: the ultimate weapon in cyber security

    “If you think education is expensive, try ignorance” Derek Bok, former President of Harvard University Picture this. One morning, a woman walks into your company’s head office. She tells the receptionist that she is the landlord for the building next door and supposed...
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