UK Government publishes regulations that will enact the UK Product Security and Telecoms Infrastructure Act
Last week, the UK Government published the regulations that will enact the UK Product Security and Telecoms Infrastructure Act. Here, Head of Technology, Media and Telecoms, James Williams, shares his thoughts on the new legislative framework with a deadline of 29 April 2024 for compliance.
News reaction: UK Government publishes Wireless Infrastructure Strategy
As the UK Government publishes its Wireless Infrastructure Strategy outlining plans for putting wireless connectivity at the heart of new and existing infrastructure, we take a look at some of the key points of the strategy and share thoughts from James Williams, Head of Technology, Media and Telecommunications, NCC Group.
Why integrated cyber risk management matters to investment management firms?
Sara De La Torre, Head of Financial Services and Insurance explores how investment management firms can realise digital transformation goals while securing their most important assets and investments
NCC Group appointed as Authorised Test Laboratory for the GSMA Network Equipment Security Assurance Scheme (NESAS)
We are delighted to announce our recent authorisation by GSMA as the only UK based Security Test Laboratory for the global GSMA Network Equipment Security Assurance Scheme (NESAS).
NCC Group, PSM and University of Oxford team up for cyber security in sport research
NCC Group and Phoenix Sport & Media Group (PSM) have kicked off a new research project, teaming up with The Oxford Researcher Strategy Consultancy (University of Oxford) to delve into the world of cyber security in professional sport.
Welcoming the EU Cyber Resilience Act: a more secure digital future for Europe
Jameson Hyde, Technical Director at NCC Group, shares thoughts on proposals for the EU Cyber Resilience Act and what they mean for the increased security and safety of our connected future.
Connected tech: smart or sinister? UK Parliament Committee invites NCC Group’s Matt Lewis as expert witness
On 11 October, NCC Group Commercial Research Director Matt Lewis gave evidence to the UK Parliament’s Digital, Culture, Media and Sport Select Committee about the cyber security risks of connected technologies and what can be done to mitigate them.
Fake antivirus, Sharkbot circles back onto Google Play store
Back in February 2022, our Fox-IT threat intelligence team discovered a new generation banking Trojan, posing as a fake Android antivirus cleaner, known as SharkBotDropper, in the Google Play store. Last month, the team detected a new version of this malware dropper active in two apps on the Google Play store, with over 60,000 installations between them.
Future of transport mobility - keeping the sector safe and secure
After being appointed vice chair of the techUK Intelligent Mobility and Transport Steering Board , Dr Liz James, senior security consultant at NCC Group, discusses her new role and its impact on the cyber security community.
Seeing is disbelieving: How deepfake technology is advancing
Commercial Research Director Matt Lewis explores how deepfake technology has advanced in recent years – and its real implications for society’s safety.
Driving a new future for autonomous vehicle technology
Following the UK’s Department for Transport (DfT) launching its vision for rolling out autonomous vehicles on the road by 2025, Liz James, a senior security consultant specialising in intelligent mobility and transport technology, delves into the interconnected nature of cyber security and physical safety of autonomous vehicles.