May 2014 Issue of SCMagazine UK

May 2014 Issue of SCMagazine UK

This issue features cyber espionage, accidental data breaches and leakage, as well as managing BYOD in the office.

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ADF Triage-G2, Responder, Examiner

These three products are approximately the same type of tool, but with different functionalities depending on the market in which they are used.

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News briefs

The UK's first national computer emergency response team, Microsoft finally ending support for WIndows XP and more security news.

THREAT OF THE MONTH: Drive-by downloads

Drive-by downloads are stealthy in nature and very difficult to prevent.

Movers and makers

The latest news on the people and companies at the forefront of information security.

Debate: Is the EU Data Protection Act reform Necessary?

Brian Honan and Stewart Room debate whether the EU Protection Act reform is a good idea.

Cyber security: Speaking the CEO's Language

2 minutes on how you educate the boardroom on the information security dangers the business is facing on a daily basis.

SC Congress exceeds expectations

The ILEC Conference Centre in London played host to a raft of industry expert speakers and an audience of some 180 senior industry professionals at ...

Features

The Growing Risk

Large-scale cyber espionage is not new - it is the methods behind it which are becoming more complex and sophisticated, reports Kate O'Flaherty.

Healthy scepticism

With potential fines of up €100 million under EU Data Protection Reform, accidental data breaches have moved up the boardroom agenda. Tony Morbin reports on ...

The view from the ground: Managing BYOD

Bring your own device (BYOD) is in full swing, but most FTSE 100 and SMEs are only now realising that there's more to managing the ...

Opinion

Viewpoint: Transferring the risk

Companies will have to get used to third-party assessments of their information security risk, says Simon Saunders

Last word: Cracking the cyber crime code

Concerted cooperative effort by defenders should at least match that of attackers, suggests Daniel Shugrue

CeBIT 2014 sees Anglo-German cooperation

CeBIT further sharpened its profile as one of the world's leading IT events for decision-makers, reports Roland Ackermann

Security of 'Things' to be embedded

Security and the Internet of Things (IoT) were the top themes of "Embedded World 2014" in Nuremberg, Germany, earlier this year, reports Roland Ackerman

A long, hot summer looms

The evolving threat of cyber-espionage and how to address it, the onslaught of BYOD in the office and cyber insurance are all on this summer's ...

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