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Cryptocurrency mining in plain English

      6 MINUTE READ   The value of cryptocurrencies such as Bitcoin and Ethereum have skyrocketed over the past few months. In January 2017, a single Bitcoin was roughly equivalent to $800. At the time of writing, the value of a Bitcoin now stands at $13,575 – aRead full article

Can contractors fill the cyber security skills gap?

      5 MINUTE READ   Over the past two decades hiring processes in the security industry have changed dramatically: from traditional in-house methods to the heavily outsourced models of today. This change of approach was driven in large part by the increasingly specialised demands of a continuously evolvingRead full article

NIS Directive: What Businesses Should Know

      6 MINUTE READ   Virtually all businesses will be aware of the incoming GDPR legislation. Most are already in the process of preparing for the changes it will bring.   With GDPR drawing the majority of attention, another important and far-reaching piece of legislation has gone largelyRead full article

17 Best Slack Communities For Tech Professionals

  3 MINUTE READ   What are the best Slack communities for tech professionals? With so many out there, it’s hard to decide which ones are right for you.¬†   Don’t worry. We’ve got you covered.¬†   Below is a list of 17¬†thriving hubs of discussion, collaboration, and innovation spanningRead full article

GDPR Myths: Sorting fact from fiction

    8 MINUTE READ   The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into force on 25 May 2018. As we are fast approaching the introduction of the legislation, the internet is currently awash with information about the changes it will bring. But it is worth keeping in mind thatRead full article

SecDevOps: Fitting Security into the DevOps Methodology

3 MINUTE READ   Agility is now an unavoidable necessity in a fast-moving technology environment, but achieving it is often presents a huge challenge for companies and their development teams. The DevOps methodology offers a solution, but following it is not always easy.   Even more crucial than the needRead full article

Cyber security training: 6 things staff should learn

  8 MINUTE READ   As new security threats emerge every day, businesses need to be strategic and proactive in their approach to cyber security training. All staff should be equipped with the information they need to make wise decisions in areas which are fundamental to upholding security.   Unfortunately,Read full article

The Importance of Data Governance

    What is data governance?   Data governance has gained prominence over the past few years as a key aspect of doing business across various sectors. It refers to the overall management of the availability, usability, integrity, and security of the data employed in an enterprise. It is aRead full article