Blog posts • Feb 17, 2020 17:21 UTC
Could trusting no one be the key to data security? In this two-part series, we’ll examine how a Zero Trust model removes implicit trust in the traditional “trust but verify” model, as well as give insight into: • Advantages of the Zero Trust model • Guidance around implementing Zero Trust within your organization • Potential roadblocks and how to secure stakeholder support
News • Feb 13, 2020 21:53 UTC
Back in August 2019 we announced that we were an official sponsor and contributor to the Software Assurance Maturity Model (SAMM). We are pleased to follow up today to announce that SAMM version 2 has been released.
News • Feb 12, 2020 11:06 UTC
The UK government has today announced new plans to keep children safe online. The proposals include a new duty of care to protect children from online harms such as abuse and the expansion of OFCOM's remit as a regulator to enforce them. Our global CTO, Ollie Whitehouse comments.
News • Feb 11, 2020 13:25 UTC
In a world where we’re confused as to whether we feel safer having our children playing out on the street, or in their bedroom with access to almost the entire population, what can we do to protect them? Here are a few basic tips that can make a huge difference.
News • Feb 06, 2020 10:21 UTC
Late last year, Maastricht University (UM) was hit with a cyber-attack, bringing the institution to a standstill. Fox-IT stepped in to assist with the investigation and recovery.
News • Feb 04, 2020 16:32 UTC
This week is National Apprenticeship Week and we’re shining a light on the fantastic apprentices we have here at NCC Group and the opportunities that we can offer through the apprenticeship scheme. Our Global Head of Learning and Development, Libby Milsom wants to dispel some of the myths that may still surround apprenticeships.
News • Jan 30, 2020 09:29 UTC
A report from the UK government, the UK Cyber Security Sectoral Analysis 2020, has been published today, analysing the rapid growth of the UK’s cyber security industry over the last two years. It has revealed that total revenues in the sector have risen by 46% over the last two years, from £5.7bn in 2017 to £8.3bn. Our global CTO, Ollie Whitehouse comments.
News • Jan 30, 2020 09:00 UTC
We’re pleased to introduce our Future 10 campaign – the first in a series of campaigns that we’ll be running throughout the year, which will explore how we can achieve our mission of making society safer and more secure through the lens of sustainability.
NCC Group’s cyber and transport credentials a perfect combination for new ASSURE aviation security scheme
News • Jan 27, 2020 08:53 UTC
NCC Group has been named as one of the first companies approved under new aviation security scheme, ASSURE by The UK's Civil Aviation Authority (CAA) and accreditation body CREST
Press releases • Jan 23, 2020 07:04 UTC
Sales order momentum and continued growth during positive transformation; outlook remains unchanged NCC Group plc (LSE: NCC, “NCC Group” or “the Group”), an independent global cyber security and risk mitigation expert, reports its half year results for the six months to 30 November 2019 (“the half year”, “H1 2020”, “the period”).
News • Jan 22, 2020 10:13 UTC
The Criminal Law Reform Now Network (CLRNN) has launched an independent report which calls for an urgent reform of the Computer Misuse Act (CMA) 1990, the legislation that effectively governs the UK’s cyber security industry today. NCC Group, alongside other industry specialists, acted as expert editors for the report and will be supporting its parliamentary launch in the House of Commons.
News • Jan 22, 2020 07:02 UTC
As part of our ongoing commitment to create a diverse and inclusive workplace, we have signed up to Stonewall’s Global Diversity Champion programme.
News • Jan 21, 2020 22:00 UTC
Tony Richardson has been appointed as NCC Group’s representative for its new operations in Japan, where he will be responsible for developing and executing the go-to-market business and sales strategy
News • Jan 21, 2020 16:14 UTC
NCC Group has been successfully accredited and awarded a security label from ENX to perform automotive security assessments for the German car manufacturing industry through the TISAX framework. https://enx.com/tisax
Running the risk: How we unleashed our version of NotPetya on global commodities trading firm, Trafigura
News • Jan 20, 2020 14:39 UTC
Back in June 2017, the fast moving, data destroying NotPetya worm hit and rightly made organisations sit up and think about how they could defend against such an attack. NCC Group’s groundbreaking work around the NotPetya worm simulation with Trafigura features in this special edition of The Innovator. https://innovator.news/the-innovator-magazine-4ef4b3e6b39b
Blog posts • Jan 20, 2020 10:13 UTC
January is a time for reflection, which most companies try to tap into by spamming you with predictions for the upcoming year, New Year’s resolutions and new solutions to old problems. My marketing department have convinced me to jump on the bandwagon, however ...
Blog posts • Jan 15, 2020 23:59 UTC
One of the problems that cyber security stakeholders face is the overabundance of tools and processes. Just Google “firewall providers” and you are deluged with information; replace firewall with any other tool (anti-virus, phishing simulation, intrusion detection system, and the like) and the results are similar.