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Apple devices can be infected by malware

Each week I am told by people using Apple products that they have no need to worry about malware, viruses or the security of their information. 299 more words

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Self-assessment tool to help SMEs with Data Protection

The Information Commissions Office has launched a self-assessment tool to help small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) assess their compliance with the Data Protection Act and the key obligations for processing their customers’ or clients’ personal information. 156 more words

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ISO 27001 Lead Implementer Course Syllabus

Mastering the implementation and management of an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO/IEC 27001


This five-day intensive course enables participants to develop the necessary expertise to support an organization in implementing and managing an Information Security Management System (ISMS) based on ISO/IEC 27001:2013. 874 more words


Sharing too much on social media can be bad for you

Every few months there are stories about criminals taking information from social media sites to commit some type of ‘identity theft’ crime. The majority of stories are not very specific about the impact, or the impact is in an area that would not concern many people. 487 more words

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Internal audit programme issues

While the majority get it right, a number of organisations do not translate internal audit programmes effectively. We will talk about points 1 and 2 from the ‘Audit programme section opposite’ as these are the main areas companies fail to comply with. 7 more words


New Requirement! - Information Security Manager – ISO27001 - West Midlands, Perm

Skills: Information Security Manager – ISO27001. Based in Birmingham, my client has a new requirement for an Information Security Manager – ISO27001 – for an 1 years Fixed Term contract (You will be on my clients payroll paying £50k pro-rata –please do not send in your CV if you are looking for a daily or hourly rate). 237 more words


Fighting back against Dorkbot

Dorkbot is a family of malware that was discovered in 2011 on a social media chat system, with users receiving a message with a bogus link that appeared to come from one of their friends on the platform. 304 more words

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