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NCC Group hails global advances in IOT security standards

NCC Group hails global advances in IOT security standards

News   •   Feb 19, 2019 21:11 UTC

Four months after the UK’s Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport finalised its Secure by Design Code of Practice, the global standards body, European Telecommunications Standards Institute (ETSI) has today (19 February) published its industry standard ‘Cyber Security for Consumer Internet of Things’.

Britain to increase investment in cyberwarfare capabilities

Britain to increase investment in cyberwarfare capabilities

News   •   Feb 12, 2019 21:13 UTC

The UK’s Secretary of State for Defence, Gavin Williamson, has today pledged ‘significant investment’ in Britain’s cyberwarfare capabilities. In a speech which addressed global threats to Britain, Mr Williamson discussed the changing character of warfare and the influence of Brexit on Britain’s global defensive stance.

USA intelligence report highlights global cyber threat

USA intelligence report highlights global cyber threat

News   •   Jan 30, 2019 21:16 UTC

A new report released by the USA’s Office of the Director of the National Intelligence has highlighted cyber as a key threat to the country’s 2020 presidential election. The annual Worldwide Threat Assessment report, launched by the umbrella organisation that coordinates all of the USA’s intelligence agencies, identified that both China and Russia have developed sophisticated cyber capabilities.

International Data Privacy day: How to face your data with confidence

International Data Privacy day: How to face your data with confidence

News   •   Jan 28, 2019 22:05 UTC

Having good quality data protection initiatives leads not only to important regulatory compliance but can also give organisations a competitive advantage and contribute to maintaining brand reputation. We have compiled some of the best tips to getting started with a free downloadable guide to confidently address data protection and demystify any privacy concerns.

NCC Group launches predictions for 2019

NCC Group launches predictions for 2019

News   •   Dec 13, 2018 21:26 UTC

NCC Group has revealed its predictions for 2019 after asking its experts for their opinions on next year’s key cyber security trends.

Marriott International acquires data breach

Marriott International acquires data breach

News   •   Nov 30, 2018 21:29 UTC

The world’s biggest hotel company Marriott International has announced that up to 500 million guest records may have been exposed in a data breach targeting the Starwood Hotel part of the business.

IoT Home Device Advice Infographic

IoT Home Device Advice Infographic

News   •   Nov 26, 2018 21:49 UTC

You have a role in protecting yourself when using IoT home devices. Certain security features or configuration options might not be obvious or intuitive so take the time to fully understand the products and how you can maximise security. These useful tips will maximise the security of your IoT devices.

NCC Group supports new report on the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure

NCC Group supports new report on the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure

News   •   Nov 20, 2018 22:22 UTC

Global cyber security and risk mitigation expert, NCC Group, has welcomed a report into the Cyber Security of the UK’s Critical National Infrastructure (CNI). Published by the Joint Committee on the National Security Strategy, the report provides an assessment of current cyber security challenges faced by the UK’s CNI and outlines how these can be addressed.

NCC Group supports new cyber funding scheme to futureproof “the integrity of Scottish organisations”

NCC Group supports new cyber funding scheme to futureproof “the integrity of Scottish organisations”

News   •   Nov 09, 2018 22:26 UTC

NCC Group is a named Trusted Partner to Police Scotland for delivery of Cyber Essentials certification, and is delighted to promote a new Cyber Essentials voucher scheme offered by the Scottish government, which will help to bolster the security of organisations across the country.

NCC Group launches tailored transport cyber security solution in APAC

NCC Group launches tailored transport cyber security solution in APAC

News   •   Nov 08, 2018 22:30 UTC

NCC Group  global cyber security and risk mitigation expert, today announced the launch of its Transport Assurance Practice, in the Asia-Pacific region to help organisations in the transport space face the challenges of today’s threat landscape head on, with a defensive, proactive approach.