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Getting Brexit done - what are the implications for CISOs?

Getting Brexit done - what are the implications for CISOs?

The election is over, the Conservatives have won, and Boris Johnson is promising to deliver on his pledge to 'get Brexit done' by the 31st January. What does that mean for the average CISO?

Microsoft's last Patch Tuesday of 2019 fixes 36 bugs

Microsoft's last Patch Tuesday of 2019 fixes 36 bugs

Latest patch by Microsoft covers a zero-day privilege elevation loophole that was found to be actively exploited in the wild

Confirmation Strategic Command to lead on cyber-defence

Confirmation Strategic Command to lead on cyber-defence

The UK ministry of defence confirms Strategic Command formed as part of JFC reorganisation to improve integration and enhance its role providing leadership in the cyber domain for the MOD.

Hacker indicted for Dridex, Zeus in Evil Corp's $100m  global bank frauds

Hacker indicted for Dridex, Zeus in Evil Corp's $100m global bank frauds

An international offensive headed by UK & US investigators identify Russians behind global bank fraud malware campaigns

New UK Strategic Command to drive integration for multi-domain effect

New UK Strategic Command to drive integration for multi-domain effect

Edited highlights from chief of the defence staff, General Sir Nick Carter's annual speech at the Royal United Services Institute highlights the need to integrate capabilities, innovate and cooperate with industry,

Hybrid warfare is the new reality Nato must plan for says UK defence secretary

Hybrid warfare is the new reality Nato must plan for says UK defence secretary

Nato must agree a plan to respond to emerging and disruptive technologies; recognising two new operational domains in space and cyber-space; and develop plans to confront and deter hybrid tactics.

Four new categories for SC Awards Europe 2020 - entries open now

Four new categories for SC Awards Europe 2020 - entries open now

Stake your claim to be recognised as the best in the industry by winning your category in the SC Awards Europe 2020 - and this year we have four new Awards up for grabs!

Europol coordinates law-enforcement takedown of RAT able to control victims' PCs.

Europol coordinates law-enforcement takedown of RAT able to control victims' PCs.

Imminent Monitor Remote Access Trojan (IM-RAT) targetted in an international law enforcement takedown of Rat used across 124 countries and sold to more than 14,500 buyers - for less than £20 each.

Hospitality spends least on cyber-security shows sector-by-sector report

Hospitality spends least on cyber-security shows sector-by-sector report

Despite repeated data breaches and hacking attempts, firms in the food and hospitality sector have spent the least on cyber-security in 2018-19, says a research report; unsurprisingly, finance tops the spend table.

Manufacturers offered assurance via IoT Security Foundation/IASME Consortium partnership

Manufacturers offered assurance via IoT Security Foundation/IASME Consortium partnership

IoT Security Foundation & IASME form partnership to offer what they describe as a low cost consumer IoT conformance scheme aimed at manufacturers and retailers to increase cyber-security assurance.