GDPR in 5 minutes

Doom mongers predicting impending disaster have heralded the new data protection laws which come into force on May 25th 2018 in the UK – the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is not just a UK based law, it is global and will affect any company which offers...

IoT – Botnet attacks again – but bigger and better

Basic steps to Protect your IoT Devices from being Hacked   Anyone who remembers the Mirai botnet, which caused huge problems in 2016, may be forgiven for thinking steps had been taken to prevent a similar disaster. However, another mysterious botnet, dubbed the...

365 days to go – GDPR

The GDPR applies to processing carried out by organisations operating within the EU; and applies to organisations outside the EU that offer goods or services to individuals in the EU

WannaCrypt – Latest – Monday 15th May

WannaCrypt Update: Everyone will probably have heard about the recent Ransomware attacks on Friday and over the weekend which have largely affected the NHS in the UK (Although 300,000 infections in over 150 countries have been reported).  Those at exceptional risk are...

4ITSec – Cyber Essentials PLUS awarded

Cyber Essentials The Cyber Essentials scheme provides businesses small and large with clarity on good basic cyber security practice. By focusing on basic cyber hygiene, your company will be better protected from the most common cyber threats. It’s not limited to...