Cyber Attack

An attempt to gain illegal access to a single or multiple computer or network. Launched by a cyber criminal, cyber...

The Cyber Attack Stages Explained | Board Edition

The Cyber Attack Stages Explained | Board Edition Within the cyber security industry, there are varying models explaining the stages...

NCSC Alert: Rise in cyber attacks hitting the education sector

NCSC Alert: Rise in cyber attacks hitting the education sector There has been a sharp rise in ransomware attacks for...

Steps to Simplify Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Recertification

Steps to Simplify Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Recertification   To maintain a valid Cyber Essentials certificate, organisations must...

Why Your Business Is More Susceptible to Attack Over the Festive Season

Why Your Business Is More Susceptible to Attack Over the Festive Season   Often, the festive season sees a good...

20 Key Statistics For 20 years of Cyber Security Awareness Month

20 Key Statistics For 20 years of Cyber Security Awareness Month As of June 2023 it has been 20 years...

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is a government backed scheme (UK) that will help you protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a...

Attacker

An actor with malicious intentions who aims to exploit systems by taking control, disrupting, damaging, stealing or manipulating data/systems. Attackers...

The Benefits Of Outsourcing Your Cyber Security

The Benefits Of Outsourcing Your Cyber Security The past few years have seen a shift in attitudes towards the importance...

Cautionary Advice: Law Firm Hit with ICO Fine Due to Cyber Security Negligence

Cautionary Advice: Law Firm Hit with ICO Fine Due to Cyber Security Negligence Tuckers Solicitors has been hit with a...

Cyber Essentials: Major Updates in 2022

Cyber Essentials: Major Updates in 2022 Cyber Essentials has just undergone the largest update since its launch in 2014. In...

Threat Landscape: The Key Cyber Security Statistics from 2021

Threat Landscape: The Key Cyber Security Statistics from 2021 As the year winds to a close, it is important to...

Building On Your Cyber Security Posture In The Construction Industry

Building On Your Cyber Security Posture In The Construction Industry The construction industry encompasses the literal building blocks of the...

The Education Roadmap: Mature Your Cyber Security Strategy

The Education Roadmap: Mature Your Cyber Security Strategy The education sector is an industry that the Government is putting further...

Cyber Essentials: Technical Control Themes

Cyber Essentials: Technical Control Themes In our last blog we shared the fundamental information about the Cyber Essentials scheme. This...

The Fundamentals: Cyber Essentials

The Fundamentals: Cyber Essentials Cyber Essentials is the perfect name for the Government backed scheme. The principles behind the scheme...

Cyber Security for the Cloud

Cyber Security for the Cloud Friday 27th September 2019 – Imperial War Museum North, 10am – 2pm Join us for...

What are the Different Types of Penetration Testing?

What are the Different Types of Penetration Testing? Penetration testing, which can also be known as pen testing, is a...

Human Error

This is the lack of action or unintentional action made by users or employees that can cause, spread or permit...

Forensics

Investigating and analysing cyber attacks, while also preserving the evidence.

Business Continuity Plan

A framework implemented by a company detailing the procedures to take to maximise your businesses chance of survival subsequent to...

Backup

A backup is a copy of your systems that can be used if the current version fails or if the...

Advanced Persistent Threats (APT)

Most cyber attacks are by ‘chancers’ hitting a lot of targets and hoping to find a common vulnerability somewhere to...

The Dangers of Social Media

The Dangers of Social Media Social media has become an integral part of everyone’s daily lives. With the benefits of...

Is Passwordless Feasible or Aspirational?

Is Passwordless Feasible or Aspirational? Microsoft is just one example of a brand that has been talking about going ‘passwordless’...

The Hard Truth About Security Training Your Employees

The Hard Truth About Security Training Your Employees Cyber Security training is currently a hot topic in the IT sector with...

The Ransomware Ecosystem: RaaS, Extortion and the Impact on Your Business

The Ransomware Ecosystem:  RaaS, Extortion and the Impact on Your Business   “Ransomware continues to be the most significant, serious and organised cyber crime threat faced by the UK.”...

Ey-Up! What’s Securin’? The Data Connect Podcast

We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new podcast, What’s Securin’? At Data Connect we help organisations...

Awareness Training

This is a programme designed to assist users and employees to develop their understanding of their role into reducing information...

Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions available on this page cover all product sales and vSOC Services. If you would like to...

The 5 Critical Challenges Affecting Data Protection Officers

The 5 Critical Challenges Affecting Data Protection Officers Unlike other departmental roles, a DPO does not fit neatly within an...

Global Alert: The increased threat of ransomware

Global Alert: The increased threat of ransomware The NCSC, in a joint effort with US and Australian advisories, have warned organisations...

Human Layer Security: How To Reduce Risk If Awareness Training Fails

Human Layer Security: How To Reduce Risk If Awareness Training Fails It’s important to note that the human firewall is...

Crypto Jacking

Crypto Jacking Are you protected against crypto mining attacks or is someone using your systems without your knowledge?  Crypto mining is...

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The Cyber Attack Stages Explained | Board Edition

The Cyber Attack Stages Explained | Board Edition Within the cyber security industry, there are varying models explaining the stages...

NCSC Alert: Rise in cyber attacks hitting the education sector

NCSC Alert: Rise in cyber attacks hitting the education sector There has been a sharp rise in ransomware attacks for...

Steps to Simplify Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Recertification

Steps to Simplify Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus Recertification   To maintain a valid Cyber Essentials certificate, organisations must...

Why Your Business Is More Susceptible to Attack Over the Festive Season

Why Your Business Is More Susceptible to Attack Over the Festive Season   Often, the festive season sees a good...

20 Key Statistics For 20 years of Cyber Security Awareness Month

20 Key Statistics For 20 years of Cyber Security Awareness Month As of June 2023 it has been 20 years...

The Benefits Of Outsourcing Your Cyber Security

The Benefits Of Outsourcing Your Cyber Security The past few years have seen a shift in attitudes towards the importance...

Cautionary Advice: Law Firm Hit with ICO Fine Due to Cyber Security Negligence

Cautionary Advice: Law Firm Hit with ICO Fine Due to Cyber Security Negligence Tuckers Solicitors has been hit with a...

Cyber Essentials: Major Updates in 2022

Cyber Essentials: Major Updates in 2022 Cyber Essentials has just undergone the largest update since its launch in 2014. In...

Threat Landscape: The Key Cyber Security Statistics from 2021

Threat Landscape: The Key Cyber Security Statistics from 2021 As the year winds to a close, it is important to...

Building On Your Cyber Security Posture In The Construction Industry

Building On Your Cyber Security Posture In The Construction Industry The construction industry encompasses the literal building blocks of the...

The Education Roadmap: Mature Your Cyber Security Strategy

The Education Roadmap: Mature Your Cyber Security Strategy The education sector is an industry that the Government is putting further...

Cyber Essentials: Technical Control Themes

Cyber Essentials: Technical Control Themes In our last blog we shared the fundamental information about the Cyber Essentials scheme. This...

The Fundamentals: Cyber Essentials

The Fundamentals: Cyber Essentials Cyber Essentials is the perfect name for the Government backed scheme. The principles behind the scheme...

Cyber Security for the Cloud

Cyber Security for the Cloud Friday 27th September 2019 – Imperial War Museum North, 10am – 2pm Join us for...

What are the Different Types of Penetration Testing?

What are the Different Types of Penetration Testing? Penetration testing, which can also be known as pen testing, is a...

The Dangers of Social Media

The Dangers of Social Media Social media has become an integral part of everyone’s daily lives. With the benefits of...

Is Passwordless Feasible or Aspirational?

Is Passwordless Feasible or Aspirational? Microsoft is just one example of a brand that has been talking about going ‘passwordless’...

The Hard Truth About Security Training Your Employees

The Hard Truth About Security Training Your Employees Cyber Security training is currently a hot topic in the IT sector with...

The Ransomware Ecosystem: RaaS, Extortion and the Impact on Your Business

The Ransomware Ecosystem:  RaaS, Extortion and the Impact on Your Business   “Ransomware continues to be the most significant, serious and organised cyber crime threat faced by the UK.”...

Ey-Up! What’s Securin’? The Data Connect Podcast

We are excited to announce the launch of our brand new podcast, What’s Securin’? At Data Connect we help organisations...

The 5 Critical Challenges Affecting Data Protection Officers

The 5 Critical Challenges Affecting Data Protection Officers Unlike other departmental roles, a DPO does not fit neatly within an...

Global Alert: The increased threat of ransomware

Global Alert: The increased threat of ransomware The NCSC, in a joint effort with US and Australian advisories, have warned organisations...

Human Layer Security: How To Reduce Risk If Awareness Training Fails

Human Layer Security: How To Reduce Risk If Awareness Training Fails It’s important to note that the human firewall is...

Crypto Jacking

Crypto Jacking Are you protected against crypto mining attacks or is someone using your systems without your knowledge?  Crypto mining is...

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Terms & Conditions

The terms and conditions available on this page cover all product sales and vSOC Services. If you would like to...

Load more
Cyber Attack

An attempt to gain illegal access to a single or multiple computer or network. Launched by a cyber criminal, cyber...

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is a government backed scheme (UK) that will help you protect your organisation, whatever its size, against a...

Attacker

An actor with malicious intentions who aims to exploit systems by taking control, disrupting, damaging, stealing or manipulating data/systems. Attackers...

Human Error

This is the lack of action or unintentional action made by users or employees that can cause, spread or permit...

Forensics

Investigating and analysing cyber attacks, while also preserving the evidence.

Business Continuity Plan

A framework implemented by a company detailing the procedures to take to maximise your businesses chance of survival subsequent to...

Backup

A backup is a copy of your systems that can be used if the current version fails or if the...

Advanced Persistent Threats (APT)

Most cyber attacks are by ‘chancers’ hitting a lot of targets and hoping to find a common vulnerability somewhere to...

Awareness Training

This is a programme designed to assist users and employees to develop their understanding of their role into reducing information...

Load more