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Sounds phishy? Be mindful #BeRemoteReady

Sounds phishy? Be mindful #BeRemoteReady

News   •   Apr 07, 2020 21:28 BST

Phishing attacks aren’t going away, and this fact, combined with a significant increase in people working from home, means that employers and employees need to be more mindful than ever. In our latest research, we analysed 1,300 phishing campaigns from our phishing simulation service, Piranha, used to help our customers learn more about phishing attempts.

NCC Group cyber mentors ‘pay it forward’ and help small charities embrace digitialisation safely and securely

NCC Group cyber mentors ‘pay it forward’ and help small charities embrace digitialisation safely and securely

News   •   Apr 07, 2020 08:37 BST

The first NCC Group and Small Charities Coalition online Q&A session for small charities, focused on ‘Cyber security and working from home’ will take place on Wednesday 8 April, at 2.00pm (BST). Small charities will be able to put their concerns, worries and questions to a panel of NCC Group’s cyber mentors.

CISO interview: Phishing is not our main concern

CISO interview: Phishing is not our main concern

News   •   Apr 02, 2020 12:36 BST

​During the ongoing COVID-19 crisis, cyber security has received widespread attention in the media, most of which has focused on increased phishing threats from opportunistic cyber criminals. However, according to a our interviews with CISOs and cyber defence managers in Danish financial institutions, the real concerns are focused on the long-term operational challenges that the crisis creates.

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What does the future hold?

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What does the future hold?

News   •   Mar 31, 2020 17:08 BST

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we hosted a panel with some of our global colleagues to delve into their experiences of being a woman in the tech industry, and how we can inspire the next generation to pursue a career in tech. In the final article of the series, our panellists explore what the future holds.

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Adam Palser

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Adam Palser

News   •   Mar 31, 2020 15:53 BST

Throughout March, our Executive Committee will be answering questions on what International Women’s Day means to them, what makes a brilliant leader, and what we can do as an industry to support the next generation of women.

2020s and beyond: what does the future hold for global cyber legislation?

2020s and beyond: what does the future hold for global cyber legislation?

News   •   Mar 31, 2020 15:51 BST

How will cyber legislation change in the next decade? Kat Sommer, our head of public affairs, explores why collaboration matters when it comes to the future of cyber security law around the world.

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Erik Ploegmakers

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Erik Ploegmakers

News   •   Mar 31, 2020 11:56 BST

Throughout March, our Executive Committee will be answering questions on what International Women’s Day means to them, what makes a brilliant leader, and what we can do as an industry to support the next generation of women.

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What does being a ‘woman in tech’ mean?

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What does being a ‘woman in tech’ mean?

News   •   Mar 30, 2020 16:23 BST

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we hosted a panel with some of our global colleagues to delve into their experiences of being a woman in the tech industry, and how we can inspire the next generation to pursue a career in tech.  

We are NCC Group: Inspired by Success

We are NCC Group: Inspired by Success

News   •   Mar 30, 2020 10:21 BST

"When I'm able to see and be a part of the successes that people have as they break the barriers of what is considered the 'norm' it truly ignites a fire in me and keeps me going every day." Tina Butters, Sales Development Representative at NCC Group tells us what inspires her in the latest instalment of our 'We are NCC Group' series.

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What’s the best piece of advice you’ve ever been given?

News   •   Mar 27, 2020 13:03 GMT

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we hosted a panel with some of our global colleagues to delve into their experiences of being a woman in the tech industry, and how we can inspire the next generation to pursue a career in tech.

​Deepfake attack threat during Covid-19

​Deepfake attack threat during Covid-19

News   •   Mar 27, 2020 00:19 GMT

Paul Vlissidis highlights the risk of deepfakes to organisations as they work in unfamiliar ways and stresses the importance of education, awareness and process to avoid falling victim...

DCMS Cyber Security Breaches Survey signals shift in cyber resilience

DCMS Cyber Security Breaches Survey signals shift in cyber resilience

News   •   Mar 26, 2020 19:35 GMT

The UK's Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) has released its annual Cyber Security Breaches Survey, acting as a pulse check on how organisations and charities across the UK are dealing with an evolving cyber security landscape.

NCC Group’s Instant Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution launched to detect and block cyber threats targeting remote workforces

NCC Group’s Instant Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution launched to detect and block cyber threats targeting remote workforces

News   •   Mar 25, 2020 14:27 GMT

​With the rapid mobilisation of remote workforces across the globe, we have launched our Instant Endpoint Detection and Response (EDR) solution, in partnership with VMWare Carbon Black, to help organisations maintain visibility over their IT estate and keep track of malicious activity on employee computers.

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What is it like being part of the tech industry today?

IWD breaching the barriers panel: What is it like being part of the tech industry today?

News   •   Mar 24, 2020 16:43 GMT

In the lead up to International Women’s Day, we hosted a panel with some of our global colleagues to delve into their experiences of being a woman in the tech industry, and how we can inspire the next generation to pursue a career in tech.

NCC Group launches SOC as a Service to help customers experiencing resource shortages and office closures

NCC Group launches SOC as a Service to help customers experiencing resource shortages and office closures

News   •   Mar 23, 2020 22:17 GMT

Here at NCC Group, we’re exploring how we can help businesses around the world during the outbreak of COVID-19. We’ve decided to do this in the best way we know how – by offering our cyber security expertise through new solutions which can be provided remotely.

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Max Baldwin

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Max Baldwin

News   •   Mar 23, 2020 17:32 GMT

Throughout March, our Executive Committee will be answering questions on what International Women’s Day means to them, what makes a brilliant leader, and what we can do as an industry to support the next generation of women.

Use it or lose it: personal data joins the list

Use it or lose it: personal data joins the list

News   •   Mar 23, 2020 15:27 GMT

By now, those operating in the cyber security world should have adopted their own version of the ‘use it or lose it’ principle, driven by the need to eliminate unnecessary risk. All unused software, and hardware services that are no longer required, should be deleted, disposed of, or turned off.

We are NCC Group: From Manchester to Atlanta

We are NCC Group: From Manchester to Atlanta

News   •   Mar 20, 2020 12:36 GMT

"When I joined the business 7 years ago as a Graduate, I never would have predicted it would have led me to where I am now." Rachel Erskine, Sales Manager in Escrow, tells us about her journey so far at NCC Group, in the latest of our 'We are NCC Group' series.

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Nick Rowe

Executive Committee on International Women's Day: Nick Rowe

News   •   Mar 19, 2020 16:57 GMT

Throughout March, our Executive Committee will be answering questions on what International Women’s Day means to them, what makes a brilliant leader, and what we can do as an industry to support the next generation of women.

#BeRemoteReady: Q&A with NCC Group’s CISO, Dominic Beecher

#BeRemoteReady: Q&A with NCC Group’s CISO, Dominic Beecher

News   •   Mar 18, 2020 12:26 GMT

As organisations across the globe find themselves in uncharted territory, we spoke to our own CISO, Dominic Beecher to find out more about what he has been focusing his attention on and what advice he would give to organisations who are finding themselves faced with a whole new set of challenges when it comes to mobilising a remote workforce.