Monthly Archives: June 2023

Are you covered?

Leyton Jefferies examines the importance of cyber insurance in the event of an attack The recent trend of insurance companies tightening their standards is a challenge for organisations. Recent research by CSI Ltd found that only two in ten (19 percent) security decision-makers are fully confident that their cyber insurance will cover their cyber risk… Read more »

Business continuity

Mat Clothier, discusses the importance of managing & configuring systems in accordance with SOC 2 Type 2 The demand for high-level security within organisations has substantially increased as the technology industry continues to expand. Despite the development of security measures within applications and systems, some of them are yet to be fully protected from viruses… Read more »

Mind the gap

Tim Wallen discusses whether or not technology can plug the cyber skills gap Enterprises looking to attract and retain cybersecurity staff have a challenge on their hands in 2023. ISC² estimates that the global cybersecurity workforce became 4.7-million strong at the end of 2022, inflating 11.1 percent with the addition of 464,000 newly employed security… Read more »

A holistic approach

Dylan Border explains why creating an organisation-wide culture of defence holds the key to strong security performance Results of a recent pwc survey reveal that 27 percent of global CFOs have experienced a data breach in the past three years, costing their organisation more than $1 million. Companies are under increased pressure to protect their… Read more »