Top UK banks, insurers and telecom companies will soon seek cyber security solutions from Israel in September, as part of an effort by the British Government to protect companies and institutions from hackers. Starting on Monday 11th September, Aviva Insurance, BT, Goldman Sachs, RBS, Visa and others will host leadingRead More
We are unprepared for the rise of artificial intelligence (AI) in the workplace. That is according to a poll of over 2,000 senior HR professionals carried out by Alexander Mann Solutions.
In its survey, the global talent acquisition and management specialist found that just 23% of senior HR professionals believe that weRead More
A pioneering European research consortium is seeking to revolutionise ‘personalised’ mental healthcare via the development of a new digital self-help platform.
An international coalition of scientists are launching the AffecTech project, designed to create an innovative wearable technology platform to combat affective health disorders, notably depression, anxiety and bipolar disorder.
AffecTech getsRead More
Britain’s top firms and charities urgently need to do more to protect themselves from cyber attack, according to new Government research and a ‘cyber health check’ published recently.
One in ten FTSE 350 companies said they operate without a response plan for a cyber incident (ten per cent) and less thanRead More
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
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