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Lessons for businesses from the Uber hack

Posted by Business Development Manager - Datacentre Solutions on 25-Jan-2018 16:57:46
Not just your average major technology breach The Uber hack disclosed publicly on 21 November 2017 raised several concerns that go beyond it being just another major technology breach. While there are obvious questions around how sensitive information could have been allowed to be compromised and how the ride-hailing firm should make amends to those affected, there is ample scope for criticism about the way it responded to the attack, its apparent cavalier approach to corporate governance, and its general risk management. Read article

Equifax breach highlights need for data to be located in UK

Posted by Consultant on 22-Sep-2017 09:55:04
‘Biggest in history’ breach has lessons for UK businesses In an announcement after normal business hours on Friday 15 September, credit reference giant Equifax made the astonishing admission that 400,000 UK consumers’ details may have been compromised as part of a massive security breach that took place between May and July 2017. Read article

Brexit, GDPR and UK data protection

Posted by Consultant on 18-Sep-2017 11:59:36
What do UK firms actually need to do? At Vohkus we’re getting more and more customers asking about GDPR. And the government’s data protection proposals since the Queen’s Speech have only confused them more. As the next round of Brexit talks gets under way, there’s been a lot of talk about what legal jurisdictions will apply in future. What few people seem to be pointing out is that there is still important EU legislation waiting in the wings which will have a widespread effect on British businesses. Read article

6 of the most beastly security threats IT faces today

Cyber Attacks are increasing in frequency, severity and sophistication, and with more than one billions users, the internet offers a vast hunting ground for cyber criminals. Read article