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NEWS: Highest Information Security Tick For Unicorn

Unicorn Training’s information security standards have once again been ratified as being at the highest level following its latest annual British Standards Institution (BSI) ISO27001… 374 more words


Reviewing user permissions, it may reduce costs as well as improving security

A key part of protecting information is to make sure users only have access to what they need to do their job. Permissions need updating when the role of an individual changes. 280 more words

Information Security

EU Data Protection Changes - What You Need To Know

Thank you to Dale Penn, one of the talented Advent IM Security Consultants for this informative guest post.

GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation)


This January the European Commission revealed a draft of its GDPR. 612 more words

Information Security

What is Acceptable?

Every organization needs an Acceptable Use Policy (AUP) to define how their employees are expected to use IT facilities and handle information, and the consequences of not following the rules. 486 more words

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Shadow Cloud Services 20 Times More Prevalent than Sanctioned Cloud

Skyhigh Networks released its new “Cloud Adoption & Risk in the Government Report.” The Q1 2015 report reveals that shadow IT is prevalent in government agencies. 663 more words

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US OPM incident - details of 4 million people may have been compromised

Details of 4 million current and former US government employees may have been compromised by a hack found in April 2015. US law enforcement officials are saying this was done by the same Chinese hackers that… 143 more words

Information Security

Check before you send

A few weeks after we found out that personal details of world leaders were accidentally emailed to organisers of the Asian Cup there is a story about… 221 more words

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