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'UK is the most affected country' from hacking per capita in the world

Thousands of British businesses have paid ransoms to Russian hackers who are launching attacks every day and demanding £100,000 to release files.

Is neglecting the client side costing your business?

Pedro Fortuna focuses on the different threats businesses are exposed to via the client side.

Bridging the Gap of Grief with Business-Driven Security

Riashmi Knowles discusses how communication, or lack of, is the blight of the security industry.

Little giants in a global market: why upstart security companies are one step ahead of corporations

Garry Kondakov discusses why it is so essential to be able to identify new threats in a world where the attackers are so innovative.

Rahul Gautam appointed to lead EY's UK and Ireland TMT practice

Rahul Gautam has been appointed to lead EY's UK and Ireland Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT) practice.

Chris Bream appointed to CTO at Tanium

Tanium has appointed Chris Bream as its new chief technology officer.

Corporate data on endpoint devices more vulnerable to cyber-threats

Code42's latest report says CIOs, CISOs and their IT security teams need to find powerful new solutions that will keep data safe without impeding productivity and causing further risk.

APT32 targets private sector organisations with an interest in Vietnam

A cyber-espionage group dubbed APT32 is carrying out intrusions into private sector companies across multiple industries.

Cooley's London office appoints Rod Freeman as partner

Rod Freeman is joining the London office as a partner at Cooley, a tech law firm.

KwizzBit appoints Chris Hart and Angelika Wehnert to its growing team

Chris Hart, sales and marketing manager, and Angelika Wehnert, administrative assistant, have joined Leeds-based tech company KwizzBit, a web-based gaming platform.

Digital Guardian appoints Jan van Vliet as EMEA VP and general manager

Jan van Vliet has been appointed as EMEA vice president and general manager at Digital Guardian.

KBC Networks acquires Dominic Isola as director of strategic accounts

Dominic Isola has been appointed as director of strategic accounts at KBC Networks.

Secarma appoints Paul Harris as managing director

Paul Harris has been appointed to the role of managing director at Secarma.

Rod Vawdrey appointed as CEO at Nuix

Nuix has appointed Rod Vawdrey as its new CEO.

Andy Chandler joins Panaseer as SVP of sales and marketing

Panaseer has appointed Andy Chandler as its senior vice president of sales and marketing.

Digital Shadows expands its executive leadership team

Dan Lowden, Schwark Satyavolu and Paul Kenealy have taken on appointments in the executive leadership team at Digital Shadows.

SolarWinds appoints Rani Johnson as global VP and CIO

Rani Johnson has been appointed as global vice president and chief information officer (CIO) at SolarWinds.

Damon Harvey has joined ProtectWise as vice president, EMEA

ProtectWise has appointed Damon Harvey as vice president, EMEA.

Bob Parker and Rebecca Kline join C-suite at SentinelOne

SentinelOne has appointed Bob Parker and Rebecca Kline to its C-suite as chief financial officer and chief marketing officer, respectively.

CensorNet expands global footprint and appoints UK sales director

Matt Cross has been appointed to UK sales director at CensorNet, strengthening its presence in EMEA.

Seal Software appoints John O'Melia as SVP of customer success

John O'Melia has been appointed as senior vice president of customer success at Seal Software.

Aaron P. Simpson appointed to UK managing partner at Hunton & Williams

Hunton & Williams has appointed Aaron P. Simpson as UK managing partner in its London office.

Security pros face new pressures as they strive to safeguard employers

While more than half of information security decision makers feel increased pressure in their attempts to secure their organisation, there has been a shift in the source of this stress.

Tanium appoints Fazal Merchant as the new COO and CFO

Fazal Merchant has been appointed as the new chief operating officer and chief financial officer at Tanium, a US cyber-security and systems management company.

Volker Sommer joins Carbon Black as German regional sales director

Carbon Black has appointed Volker Sommer as German regional sales director.

Misys appoints Natalie Gammon as CIO

Natalie Gammon has been appointed as chief information officer at Misys.

MarketInvoice appoints Shaun Alexander as head of risk

Shaun Alexander has been appointed as head of risk at MarketInvoice.

Mark Jaffe appointed to Bedrock Data Board of Directors

Bedrock Data has appointed Mark Jaffe to its Board of Directors.

Brian J. Miller joins Forcepoint as SVP

Brian J. Miller has joined Forcepoint as senior vice president of customer success and operations.

Report: Cyber-threat to UK business is "significant and growing"

Ciaran Martin, chief executive of the NCSC said cyber-attacks will continue to evolve, which is why the UK public and private sectors must work together "at pace" to reduce the cyber-threat.