Future regulatory framework for medical devices in the UK
As the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MRHA) request views on how medical devices could be regulated across the UK in the future, we share our thoughts on the key elements to consider.
NCC Group welcomes UK Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (PSTI) Bill
The UK Government has introduced the Product Security and Telecommunications Infrastructure (PSTI) Bill to Parliament, paving the way for new security requirements on ‘consumer connectable products’ to better protect UK home devices from hackers. We take a look into what may be in store.
How can telecoms organisations navigate the changing regulatory landscape?
We take a look at the UK Telecommunications (Security) Act 2021, which is set to be one of many new pieces of legislation and regulation being rolled out globally to help telecommunications providers become more resilient through increased cyber security.
Spotlight on FINRA’s latest report on cloud computing in the US securities industry
In October 2021, the Financial Industry Regulatory Authority (FINRA) issued a new report, providing advice for the US securities industry. In this article, John Boruvka, vice president – sales at NCC Group, provides an overview of key takeaways from the report.
NCC Group responds to Cyber Security Agency of Singapore ('CSA') public consultation on licensing
A new licensing framework proposed by the Cyber Security Agency of Singapore ('CSA') is expected to launch early next year. Here, Charles Spencer, APAC Managing Director at NCC Group shares his thoughts on the framework that aims to improve assurance on security and safety and raise quality.
Futureproofing the UK’s digital identity market
The UK Government has set out its ambition to make digital identities as trusted as passports with the development of a voluntary ‘Trust Framework’. Stephen Bailey shares thoughts on the security and data privacy and logistical challenges.
Spotlight on the future of outsourcing in the UAE’s financial services sector
As part of our ‘Spotlight on’ series this month, Simon Fieldhouse, global managing director – Software Resilience looks to the Middle East and how the changing regulatory landscape is shaping the future of its financial services sector.
NCC Group welcomes consultation on US Interagency Guidance for Third Party Risk Management
NCC Group responds to proposed US Interagency guidance on third-party risk management, and welcomes the agencies’ intent to promote consistency and assist regulated banking organizations in identifying, assessing and managing third party risks.
Spotlight on Australia’s Security of Critical Infrastructure (SOCI) Act
As of this month, organisations operating in one of Australia’s 11 critical infrastructure sectors are required more significantly to contribute to the Australian Government’s vision for a “more secure online world for Australians”, or risk fines of up to $44,400 or prison sentences of up to two years for non-compliance.
United States announces Executive Order on improving the Nation’s Cybersecurity
This week, President of the United States, Joe Biden, has announced an Executive Order to help boost cyber security across the country. Here, Jennifer Fernick, Global Head of Research, shares her thoughts on what it covers and how it will help.
UK Government announces formal review of the Computer Misuse Act
At the CYBERUK 2021 conference, UK Home Secretary Priti Patel announced that the Government will be conducting a formal review of the Computer Misuse Act (CMA). Our global CTO Ollie Whitehouse and head of public affairs, Katharina Sommer react to this news.