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Mrs Bletchley Park -  Margaret Sale - 1932-2020

Mrs Bletchley Park - Margaret Sale - 1932-2020

Margaret Sale, a founding member of the Saving Bletchley Park campaign, member of the board of Bletchley Park Trust and trustee of The National Museum of Computing, has died aged 87.

Does fighting digital fires make you a Key Worker?  And if not - should it?

Does fighting digital fires make you a Key Worker? And if not - should it?

While businesses are closed there will be a greater need for both physical and cyber-security professionals to both protect vital personal information in closed offices; and what about apprentices?

Got an email from WHO? Check again

Got an email from WHO? Check again

If you receive an email that appears to be from WHO, use the following guideline before responding

MI5's counter espionage organisation made public

MI5's counter espionage organisation made public

Yesterday Home Secretary Priti Patel publicly confirmed the existence of the joint state threats assessment team (JSTAT) based in MI5's headquarters at Thames House in London.

Coronavirus impacts Cloud/Cyber Expo but the show goes on despite some absences

Coronavirus impacts Cloud/Cyber Expo but the show goes on despite some absences

Some major sponsors pulled out of attending cloud Expo 2020 leaving unmanned stands at the show, including Sophos, IBM, Tripwire, Neustar, Appgate, ISC(2), Crest & others - but the show went on.

Aids results join Covid-19 health scares as cyber-criminals exploit infection concerns

Aids results join Covid-19 health scares as cyber-criminals exploit infection concerns

Riding on the wave of the Coronavirus scare, cyber-criminals have added to their repertoire of health-themed campaigns with fake Aids results the latest; financial institutions become largest targets

Unfixable vulnerability in Intel chipsets lets attackers decrypt data

Unfixable vulnerability in Intel chipsets lets attackers decrypt data

Platform encryption keys can be compromised enabling attackers to steal data due to Intel chipset Rom error.

Veterinary Medicines Directorate offline

Veterinary Medicines Directorate offline

The UK Veterinary Medicines Directorate is currently reporting that its Web services, such as the Special Imports System and the PID are currently unavailable.

Get ready to celebrate! SC Awards Europe bookings now open

Get ready to celebrate! SC Awards Europe bookings now open

All the entries are now in for the SC Awards Europe 2020, the judging is underway and the booking website live and ready to book your ticket to attend the Awards event itself.

Bug bounties for 2019 equal all previous years, full-timers exceed 100,000 at HackerOne

Bug bounties for 2019 equal all previous years, full-timers exceed 100,000 at HackerOne

Ethical hackers contracted via HackerOne earned a total of US$40m (£31m) in 2019 - nearly as much as the US$42m (£32.5m) that the company has been paid for bounties since start up in 2012.