Payment industry called on to provide support for Ukrainian refugees

29 April, 2022 – Moved by the plight of Ukrainian refugees and inspired by the efforts of colleagues in Poland, VikingCloud, (formerly Sysnet), a provider of cyber security and compliance solutions, has joined forces with UNHCR, the UN Refugee Agency.

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ETSI releases a report on coordinated vulnerability disclosure

Sophia Antipolis, 17 February 2022 – ETSI has released on 27 January a Guide to Coordinated Vulnerability Disclosure. The Technical Report ETSI TR 103 838 will help companies and organisations of all sizes to implement a vulnerability disclosure process and fix vulnerability issues before they’re publicly disclosed.

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Three obstacles to overcome before smart cities become a reality

Smart cities used to be a vision of the future, thought of as a time when connectivity will be omnipresent in all aspects of everyday, metropolitan life. Some still view this as the enabler for a truly smart city, says Peter Clapton, CEO, Vysiion.

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Cybellum help meet the cyber security challenges facing the complex automotive supply chain

Executives at car companies and their suppliers say they face a supply chain cybersecurity challenge unmatched by any other industry. A survey of these executives conducted by Strategy Analytics on behalf of Cybellum revealed the still evolving effort to meet the challenge.

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Incident readiness and response work hand-in-hand

While it’s important to engage incident response during a cyber security incident, F-Secure Consulting‘s global incident response offerings put equal emphasis on readiness as a strategy for mitigating the risk of cyber attacks.

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Managing third-party risk in a connected world

Recent world events have accelerated digital transformation programmes in organisations of all sizes and sectors. As businesses create more connected products, integrate new technologies or enter new partnerships, they need to ensure they are not exposing their data and systems or their clients’ data to cyber risks, says Paul Kenealy, co-founder & managing director at

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F-Secure launches platform designed for servitisation of cyber security

Cyber security provider F-Secure launched F-Secure Elements, a new cloud-based platform that streamlines how organisations provision cyber security services.

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F-Secure launches usage-based security via partners

Finland based cyber security provider F-Secure’s unified, integrated cyber security offering is now available as a usage-based business model. This reportedly offers F-Secure’s service partners and their customers operational efficiency, smooth deployment, and flexibility.

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The IIoT journey starts with remote telemetry

The first rule of supervisory control and data acquisition (SCADA) is that communications will fail. One challenge is rising volumes of data place increasing loads on both the main server and the communications networks connected to it.

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Over 800 cyber security jobs analysed: These are the most desired skills

Every year cyber attacks become more sophisticated and severe. So much so, that a recent study by Specops Software found that 54% of business owners from a range of sectors have experienced an increase in cyber threats this year. 

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Report calls for urgent action to meet cyber threat to critical infrastructure

Global safety charity, Lloyd’s Register Foundation today launched a report called Operational Cyber Security for the Industrial Internet of Things: Challenges and Opportunities. It highlights an impending threat to critical infrastructure from cyberattacks, given the growing reliance on the Internet of Things (IoT), say Robert Hannigan, executive chairman international at BlueVoyant and Sadie Creese, professor

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What you need to know about IoT and cyber security

With the rising number of IoT devices, which is expected to surpass the 20 billion mark by next year, there are a lot of big changes to anticipate.

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Securing consumer IoT devices: Why a global standard is needed

For consumers, the growth of the Internet of Things (IoT) means more and more objects in their home are now linked to the internet, and are potentially at risk of cyberattacks, or of revealing personal data in privacy breaches.

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Five benefits of cyber security risk assessment

What is cyber security? Protection for your internet-connected systems in regards to the data from any cybercrime or fraud is what cyber security is all about. According to Manan Ghadawala, the founder of 21Twelve Interactive, it’s when you have an individual confidential document, and you keep them safe and secure in a place where no

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€1bn in cyber security research funding evaluated, revealing academic trends and threats ahead

Cyber security technology commercialisation company, Crossword Cybersecurity plc, has released insights from its global review of academic cyber security research. The new database looked at nearly 1,200 current and past research projects from academic institutions in the United Kingdom, United States, Europe, Australia, and Africa. 

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KPMG offers all Swiss universities free access to the ‘first-ever cyber academy’

For many Swiss companies, the risk of cyber attacks and data theft is now part of their day-to-day lives. The country needs to train many more experts of its own – people who will be familiar with the multifarious kinds of cyber risks and know how to tackle them.

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