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Cyber security isn't something that can be delivered and fitted and then never thought about again. This isn't something like new window locks. Yes of course, technology plays its part in your cyber defence strategy, but it doesn't end when the firewall has been fitted and configured, nor when the server has been hardened and patched.

Cyber security is a journey and you never get to the destination. It is all journey. 

If you have the best technological defences built upon the newest and smartest hardware and software solutions, that's great.

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Published 17 Jul 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
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Do you know what cyber threats your business faces? Do you - and your staff - know how to identify these threats? How do you recognise an attack? What can you put in place to maintain continuity of business? Do you understand just how vital staff awareness training is?

During late 2017 and the first half of 2018 we distributed a free GDPR guide and held free GDPR sessions at Network House. More than 180 customers attended, and the feedback sheets were overwhelmingly positive.

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Published 11 Jul 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
Castle keep in blue

On the 17th May, 2019 the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), the public face of the Government Communications Headquarters (GCHQ), went public with the vulnerability tagged as CVE-2019-0708.

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Published 03 Jul 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
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CyberEssentials is a government-backed, industry-supported scheme designed to help organisations protect themselves against common cyber security threats. Compliance to the standard ensures that a set of basic technical and organisational controls are in place to help businesses strengthen their IT Security.

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Published 25 Jun 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
Computer with error warning

Led Zeppelin hadn't played together for 19 years, so there was a lot of excitement when they announced they would be playing a concert at the O2 in London on 10th December, 2007. So much excitement that 80,000 music fans were trying to register on line for tickets - per minute. The website couldn't cope, and it crashed.

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Published 19 Jun 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
Cyber Security Keyboard and Magnifying Glass

A penetration test is, in fact, a large suite of tests not just one single test. They are designed to work together to evaluate the security of your IT infrastructure. Penetration testing is all about detecting and addressing threats before actual security breaches or attacks take place. It's like you checking your doors and windows are locked before the burglar does. Except we do the checking for you.

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Published 06 Jun 2019 1:21 PM
  • Cyber Security
Huawei P8 Mobile Phone


The fallout from the US-China trade battle continues. Huawei have been added to the US's 'The Entity List', which "identifies entities reasonably believed to be involved, or pose a significant risk of being or becoming involved, in activities contrary to the national security or foreign policy interests of the United States". 

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Published 29 May 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
WhatsApp on an iPhone

A vulnerability in the hugely popular messaging app WhatsApp has been found and exploited by threat actors. The attack vector is a voice call. The victim doesn't even need to answer the call. How can that possibly work? 

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Published 15 May 2019 6:50 PM
  • Cyber Security
Password Screen

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and HaveIBeenPwned have jointly released a list of the top 100,000 passwords out of a list of 551 million passwords found in breached data sets.

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Published 30 Apr 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security
Huawei Logo

During a meeting with the National Security Council on the 23rd April, 2019, Theresa May decided to allow Huawei to supply components for the UK's new 5G network.

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Published 24 Apr 2019 2:00 AM
  • Cyber Security