UK Government aims to inspire the next generation of ‘cyber defenders’ during lockdown
In a bid to take advantage of a captive audience of teenagers during lockdown, the UK Government has today launched a virtual cyber school aimed at encouraging young people across the UK to test their mettle and see if they have what it takes to become one of the next generation of ‘professional cyber defenders’.
Inspiring the next generation of cyber leaders
What does the future hold for the cyber security community? We got a preview when we gave three children roles in the FortConsult and Fox-IT teams. Read on to find out how they got on.
Fox-IT assists Maastricht University (UM) following cyber attack
Late last year, Maastricht University (UM) was hit with a cyber-attack, bringing the institution to a standstill. Fox-IT stepped in to assist with the investigation and recovery.
Celebrating Apprenticeships - Busting the Myths
This week is National Apprenticeship Week and we’re shining a light on the fantastic apprentices we have here at NCC Group and the opportunities that we can offer through the apprenticeship scheme. Our Global Head of Learning and Development, Libby Milsom wants to dispel some of the myths that may still surround apprenticeships.
NCC Group Sponsors Successful DVLA Code Challenge 2019
Recently we were involved in DVLA's Code Challenge initiative, which enables interested pupils across Wales to develop their problem solving, communication and teamwork skills as well as improve their knowledge of computer programming in a fun and innovative way.
The UK's 2020 CyberFirst Girls competition opens soon
The UK's 2020 CyberFirst Girls competition is approaching and registration opens on 2 December 2019. Over the years the competition has been running there has been a steady increase in the number of schools and the number of teams that each school has registered. This year there is an additional round and some of the challenges have been created by industry, including colleagues from NCC Group.
NCC Group to support Royal Holloway's Centre for Doctoral Training
NCC Group has announced that it will be partnering with the Centre for Doctoral Training in Cyber Security for the Everyday at the Royal Holloway University of London, providing advice and guidance to researchers undertaking a PhD programme in cyber security.