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October 2015 is European Cyber Security Month #CyberSecMonth

In the EU it is Cyber Security Month. In the USA it is National Cyber Security Awareness Month.  It is good to see the promotion of good practices, anything to reduce risks to businesses and individuals is welcome. 133 more words

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Information Security - don't forget about paper

Over the past few weeks, I have been talking to a lot of small businesses about Information Security. Every time I get a reaction along the lines of ‘it’s an IT issue’. 219 more words

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Sharing some information is the price for having 'free' anti-virus software

Protecting your business and personal information is a fundamental part of information security. If you pay to use software or a cloud-based service, there is no reason for any information to be passed on. 220 more words

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New Requirement! - Information Security Specialist, ISO27001 - Hampshire, Contract

Information Security Specialist, ISO27001. The purpose of this role is to ensure the Confidentiality, Integrity and Availability of information, data and services, and to identify, assess and control Information Security risks. 281 more words


Website security issues from CMS platforms and third-party plugins

I use WordPress to run my website. I could have used another solution, but the WordPress approach suited my needs and allowed the use of third-party plugins to add styling and functionality. 330 more words

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Avoid sites with these domains?

There are now more than 1000 Top Level Domains (TLDs), originally there were about 100. Each TLD is under the control of an organization that pays Internet Corporation For Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN) for the rights to do this. 229 more words

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The Internet of Things (IoT) will be everywhere in many shapes and forms. But security is one of the hurdles that could trip up the growth of IOT. 877 more words