Tags » ISO27001


Over the past 6 months, I have been reading a number of articles and publications on the ISO27000 subset of guidance documents:

ISO/IEC 27017:2015 – Information technology – Security techniques – Code of practice for information security controls based on ISO/IEC 27002 for cloud services. 187 more words


Cyber Essentials Plus and a Bit More

Cyber Essentials as a standard is now starting to mature, with almost 3,000 certifications now reported.

Cyber Essentials is largely a one-size-fits-all. You are either compliant, or you are not (with a small bit of… 313 more words

Cyber Security

The importance of having an Asset List

In July I attended and presented at the East Midlands Cyber Security Conference and Expo, at the National Space Centre in Leicester.

In their presentations, Derbyshire’s Assistant Chief Constable –  Martyn Bates, Del Heppenstall – Director, KPMG, and Christian Toon – Cyber Security Specialist, PricewaterhouseCoopers LLP all mentioned in one way or the other the importance of maintaining an asset list. 115 more words

Cyber Security

Will marketing make companies miss the May 2018 GDPR deadline?

We all do marketing to make us stand out from the competition and show the compelling reasons to have the product or service we provide. But sometimes a marketing message doesn’t give the complete picture. 420 more words

Information Security

Windows 10 Anniversary Update - Security Features

The Windows 10 Anniversary Update will be launched on 2nd August 2016.  Alongside changes to the Start menu, Windows Ink and extensions to the Edge browser are changes to Cortana (the intelligent personal assistant) and three security features. 303 more words

Information Security

New Requirement! - Information Security Manager – IT Audit & IT Risk Management, ISO27001 - West Midlands, Perm

Skills: Information Security Manager – IT Audit & IT Risk Management, ISO27001. I am looking for someone with at least three years’ experience of working in information security management and / or related functions (such as IT Audit and IT Risk Management) and an qualification in information security management. 203 more words


Do you suffer from Business Incontinuity?

A business doctor writes “on a regular basis I am asked to treat companies that have suffered from the silent SME killer – Business Incontinuity. The symptoms of this problem are often missed, and it is only when something happens that requires the Business Continuity Plan to be put into action that the problems emerge. 119 more words

Information Security