Abertay University is to lead a new £11.7 million project to create a cyber-security research and development centre as part of the Tay Cities Deal.
Reconciling freedom AND Security was the theme of this year's data protection conference organised by the Europol Data Protection Experts Network (EDEN) and the Academy of European Law (ERA).
Proposals to help UK defence and security to develop capability in 'behavioural analytics' are sought in a new Defence and Security Accelerator (DASA) competition.
Eighty-one percent of campus IT professionals have said that securing networks used by students and faculty has become more difficult in the past two years due in part to the proliferation of connected devices.
Creation of complex malware and organisation of multi-layered targeted attacks has shifted from financially motivated cyber-criminals to state-sponsored threat actors.
Some 2,000 cadets a year are to be trained to become the next generation of cyber-security leaders with more than £1 million being invested in the Cadets CyberFirst programme each year.
Earlier this year Ian Goslin, managing director/ head of UK cyber at Airbus Goslin updated SC Media UK on the organisation's developments in cyber-security since last speaking to SC a year ago.
APT (advanced persistent threat ) operations have seen an upsurge during the second three months of 2018, particularly those based in Asia, and this includes both well-known and less familiar threat actors.
According to the athletic-wear brand Adidas, on Tuesday 26 June, it became aware that an "unauthorised party" claimed to have acquired customer data from the US website, however it does not know when.
A panel of CISOs came together at InfoSec 2018 to discuss the role of the CISO in trying to make companies safer and more secure.