UK Government publishes National AI Strategy
NCC Group responds to the UK Government’s announcement on its AI strategy.
NCC Group welcomes consultation on US Interagency Guidance for Third Party Risk Management
NCC Group responds to proposed US Interagency guidance on third-party risk management, and welcomes the agencies’ intent to promote consistency and assist regulated banking organizations in identifying, assessing and managing third party risks.
NCC Group full year results for the 12 months to 31 May 2021
Today, NCC Group published its full year results for the 12 months to 31 May 2021. Chief Executive Officer, Adam Palser shares the highlights and his thoughts on the last 12 months.
Formation flying: spotlight on aviation security
In our latest sector spotlight, we’ve teamed up with aviation security consultants 3DAssurance to look at cyber security for the aviation sector, revealing the need for a more holistic approach from all operational arms of the sector in order to effectively manage security risk in this period of rapid digitalisation and beyond.
Are vaccine passports giving a free pass to COVID-19 rule breakers?
We’ve been researching digital vaccine credential systems to gauge the extent to which user privacy is affected, and the degree of trust that users should place on these systems.
NCC Conversations: Understanding ADD and ADHD
As part of our ongoing NCC Conversations series, we explore the topic of neurodiversity – from coping strategies for different conditions to understanding ADHD in the workplace.
NCC Group reveals threefold increase in targeted ransomware attacks in 2021
Analysis from NCC Group’s Research Intelligence and Fusion Team (RIFT) has highlighted the growing threat of ransomware around the world.
NCC Group responds to CREST statement
NCC Group thanks CREST for its thorough investigation into the allegations of historical (circa 2012 to 2014) breaches of the CREST Code of Conduct and Non-Disclosure Agreement by a small number of people employed by the Group at that time.
GPS S.O.S: Making GPS technology safer
GPS tracking is now a part of our daily life - in our smartwatches, smartphones, pet trackers, vehicles satellite navigation and more. But what are the risks? Anna Reedman, security consultant, explores this.
NCC Conversations: How can we reduce bias in artificial intelligence?
As part of our NCC Conversations series, we’ve been exploring the issue of systemic racism and how it impacts our industry, wider society, and the artificial intelligence technology that we use every day.
Are dash cam users en-route to security risks?
We rely on dash cams to continuously record events that happen on the road, and to provide evidence in the event of road traffic incidents or accidents. But can we trust them to keep our data safe and secure? In our latest research with Which?, we put nine devices to the test and uncovered a number of issues.
News spotlight: Oil and Gas pipelines a target for hackers – part two
Following our last oil and gas industry news spotlight on the advisory issued by the CISA and FBI on a spear phishing and intrusion campaign carried out between 2011 and 2013, Damon Small, technical director at NCC Group, reacts to a new directive that requires owners and operators of critical pipelines to implement specific measures to protect against ransomware and other prevailing threats.