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A question of trust: how can organisations build strong relationships within supply chain?

A question of trust: how can organisations build strong relationships within supply chain?

News   •   Jun 16, 2020 18:25 BST

Over the past few months, trust has become an even more crucial element of the supply chain. So how can organisations strengthen it? We've explored this with the help of some of our contacts at Burness Paull LLP, the Scottish Business Resilience Centre and the Scottish Government.

When assessing a third-party, is a SOC 2 report enough?
5 cybersecurity tips for your lockdown exit strategy

5 cybersecurity tips for your lockdown exit strategy

News   •   Jun 12, 2020 16:57 BST

NCC Group Technical Director, Lawrence Munro, explains how businesses can strengthen their cyber resilience by applying learnings from lockdown.

NatWest and NCC Group working together to support digital innovation in fintech

NatWest and NCC Group working together to support digital innovation in fintech

News   •   Jun 08, 2020 21:02 BST

NCC Group and NatWest Ventures helping fintech businesses to innovate and grow with a responsible and sustainable approach to continuity and resilience

'30 minutes' webinar series: Top security issues facing industrial control systems (ICS)

'30 minutes' webinar series: Top security issues facing industrial control systems (ICS)

News   •   Jun 08, 2020 16:53 BST

As part of our 30 minutes webinar series, Gaffri Johnson, senior security consultant at NCC Group, explores the common security risks facing ICS and what organisations can do to mitigate these threats.

NCC Group sponsors aviation security research project at Cranfield University

NCC Group sponsors aviation security research project at Cranfield University

News   •   Jun 03, 2020 16:41 BST

We’ve launched a research project with Cranfield University aimed at enhancing security across smart airports by identifying new approaches for detecting vulnerabilities and threats facing the aviation industry.

Cloud Resilience Webinar Series

Cloud Resilience Webinar Series

News   •   Jun 03, 2020 15:45 BST

Our cloud resilience webinar series explores how businesses can transition from reactive recovery measures to perusing more secure, proactive and resilient continuity plans through the Group’s assess, deploy and manage cloud resilience methodology.

Securing the next frontier in space technology in collaboration with the University of Surrey

Securing the next frontier in space technology in collaboration with the University of Surrey

News   •   Jun 03, 2020 14:10 BST

In a review of over 70 past satellite security incidents, experts at the University of Surrey and NCC Group have revealed significant cyber security risks to future satellite control and communication systems.

We are NCC Group: FortConsult has changed its name

We are NCC Group: FortConsult has changed its name

News   •   Jun 01, 2020 12:13 BST

​Since we acquired FortConsult back in 2014, it has continued to operate under the FortConsult name, but the time is now right for us to fully transition FortConsult to the NCC Group brand.

Seeing is believing – or is it? NCC Group collaborates with UCL on deepfake research

Seeing is believing – or is it? NCC Group collaborates with UCL on deepfake research

News   •   May 27, 2020 15:02 BST

Over the past few months, we’ve been working with University College London (UCL) students on deepfakes, to explore what the implications are for fakery in the context of cyber security. You can now read the full report here.

Exploring deepfake capabilities and mitigation strategies with University College London

Exploring deepfake capabilities and mitigation strategies with University College London

Blog posts   •   May 27, 2020 14:53 BST

In this research blog Matt Lewis, research director at NCC Group, gives an overview of his work exploring deepfake capabilities and mitigation strategies with University College London.

What the Covid-19 crisis teaches us about infosec

What the Covid-19 crisis teaches us about infosec

News   •   May 27, 2020 14:31 BST

As an InfoSec professional, Joseph Macmillan has noticed a few interesting phenomena and reactions to the Covid-19 pandemic from an individual, organisational, and governmental level, which can be compared to the everyday life of the InfoSec world. He takes us through how the Covid-19 pandemic is similar to a company network, and how it’s different.

30 Minutes webinar series: 2030: What does the future hold for cyber security?

30 Minutes webinar series: 2030: What does the future hold for cyber security?

News   •   May 22, 2020 11:21 BST

Following last week’s webinar, ‘The year is 2030: what has changed in cyber?’, our global CTO, Ollie Whitehouse, offers some insights into what cyber resilience could look like in 10 years’ time.

CISO Interview: Covid-19 has changed our approach to crisis management

CISO Interview: Covid-19 has changed our approach to crisis management

News   •   May 21, 2020 21:37 BST

We have interviewed some of Denmark’s leading CISOs about their experiences and reflections on being on a constant of high alert the past two months during COVID-19, and the impact it has on the approach to crisis management.

'30 Minutes' webinar series – TIBER – EU: Why you should care

'30 Minutes' webinar series – TIBER – EU: Why you should care

News   •   May 21, 2020 13:01 BST

As part of our 30 Minutes webinar series, our information security consultant and TIBER expert, Philippe Roy explains why your organisation should care about TIBER, how it can help you improve your security, and why you should dare to share the results from your own red team engagements with your peers.

Answering your cyber security questions on today’s connected society

Answering your cyber security questions on today’s connected society

News   •   May 20, 2020 16:53 BST

As part of our Always On, Always Here campaign, we’re launching a cyber security surgery to answer questions about today’s connected society including everything from smart cities to connected health.

New dates announced for CYBERUK 2021

New dates announced for CYBERUK 2021

News   •   May 19, 2020 16:20 BST

New dates for CYBERUK 2021 have been announced and we're proud to reconfirm our support as lead sponsor for the rescheduled event next year.

We all need a helping hand

We all need a helping hand

News   •   May 18, 2020 16:29 BST

While we quickly transitioned into full remote working across our Group we recognised the need to increase focus on health and well-being as part of our response activities…

Are you FedRAMP Ready?

Are you FedRAMP Ready?

Blog posts   •   May 14, 2020 20:12 BST

For Cloud Service Providers (CSPs) with dreams of seeing their Cloud Service Offering (CSO) in use by all federal agencies, FedRAMP Ready will be essential. We've put some thoughts together on what organisations need to consider when taking on a FedRAMP Readiness assessment.

Cyber Essentials: Helping our customers to build solid security foundations remotely

Cyber Essentials: Helping our customers to build solid security foundations remotely

News   •   May 13, 2020 14:05 BST

We’re constantly looking for new ways to support our customers through this period and beyond, and delivering our Cyber Essentials services remotely is one part of this. Our global head of Managed Vulnerability Security Services (MVSS), Thomas McDonald, gives us more details on how businesses can continue with their Cyber Essentials assessments.