Teenagers are being encouraged to register their interest in taking part in a cyber security schools programme being rolled out as part of plans to help the nation address the risk of a future skills shortage – with the government recently launching a new website where students, teachers and industryRead More
The cost of recovering from of a security breach for UK organisations has been estimated in a new report launched today by NTT Security, the specialised security company of NTT Group. The 2017 Risk:Value report, the company’s third annual study of business decision makers’ attitudes to risk and the valueRead More
Applications are now open for cyber security startups to join a new nine-month programme that will become an integral part of developing a UK cyber security capability; in a sector now worth more than £22bn.
A groundbreaking initiative bringing together GCHQ and industry expertise to develop new cyber security technology is to beRead More
IT experts are the most sought after professionals within Greater London, accounting for 28.4% of all vacancies in the 24 month period to May 2017, according to data from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (ASPCo) and Vacancysoft.
Across the board there was a 10% rise in vacancy volume in theRead More
Autonomous drones are set to take over border patrols, crime hotspot monitoring and more, according to South Africa’s Airborne Drones.
Unmanned aerial vehicles (UAV)s, commonly known as drones, will soon be a common sight over border zones, crime hotspots and city streets, as public safety and security officials and police departments discoverRead More
A world-class 5G technology test network will aim to put Britain at the forefront of the next wave of mobile technology – potentially adding up to £173 billion to the economy by 2030.
Experts from leading 5G research institutions at King’s College London and the Universities of Surrey and Bristol, willRead More
Millions are at serious risk of hacking and don’t know it – with fitness trackers, smart TVs and even children’s toys among the most vulnerable items, according to new research from consumer security specialist, BullGuard.
Excluding smartphones, tablets and PCs, the average UK adult owns three internet-connected devices, including locks, petRead More
Professional recruitment firms reported that overall vacancy numbers for permanent roles increased by 1% in May 2017, while demand for contractors decreased by 13% year-on-year, according to new survey data from the Association of Professional Staffing Companies (APSCo). This stability in permanent employment is reflected in the most recent figuresRead More
New research reveals global organisations gamble their business future on poorly designed network security solutions, as Global DNS Threat Survey Report from EfficientIP estimates DNS-based attacks cost businesses more than $2M annually.
EfficientIP, a leading provider of network services, recently announced the results of its 2017 Global DNS Threat Survey Report. It exploredRead More
New technology will help mitigate the risk of sonic booms over populated areas, bringing the aerospace industry closer to supersonic flight.
Honeywell and NASA have completed a two-year test to determine the most effective way to show pilots flying supersonic jets where people on the ground may hear sonic booms, potentially