Judging starts next month for the SC Awards Europe 2018 - the leading Awards for the cyber-security industry. Closing date for entries is Thursday 25 January - late entries until Thursday 8 February.
Academics with innovative ideas in cyber-security that have potential for commercialisation are invited to apply for grants of up to £16k from Innovate UK, working with the Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport.
After a year of high-profile cyber-security issues, rounded off by a PayPal data breach that exposed the PII of 1.6 million customers, data security looks set to be at the top of business agendas throughout 2018.
The book "Cybersecurity for Dummies," is now available free electronically and in print. It is designed to give all employees a practical understanding of cyber-security basics.
Cyber-espionage group Turla is reported to be targetting embassies and consulates in the post-Soviet states using a new tool to dupe potential victims into installing malware to exfiltrate data.