The Humber Business Resilience Forum

Our aim is to ensure that businesses can access the most up to date expertise and information to protect themselves from security threats. We will create a secure Humber region in which business and other organisations can flourish, through educating businesses to Prepare for, Respond to and Emerge from an attack.

Fake Government Grant Fraud Alert

Individuals and businesses are being warned to watch out for cold calls and online contact from fraudsters who are offering victims the opportunity to apply for Government grants for an advance fee.
To make the grants look legitimate fraudsters have set up bogus companies and convincing looking websites that claim to be operating on behalf of the UK Government.

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Farmers Grant Alert

The purpose of this alert is to provide knowledge and prevention advice to farmers in order to protect themselves from falling victim to ‘Payment Diversion Fraud’. CAP (Common Agricultural Policy) payments are expected to be paid
to farmers in December 2017.

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Securing your Mobile Device

When considering which smartphone, tablet or laptop tobuy, there are many things you’ll want to consider. But as more of our data is being stored on these mobile devices, it’s becoming increasingly important to keep security in
mind when choosing (and using) your next device.

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Human Firewall Cyber Event Success

Over 35 people attended the free Human Firewall event held at the excellent HCF Catch training facilities on 23rd November.  The event started with bacon and sausage sandwiches and was opened by Kate Hedges who welcomed everybody to the Catch facilities and offered...

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Upcoming Events

Cyber and Information Security: Board Level Responsibility – What Directors need to know!

Wednesday 28th February 2018


IT@Spectrum Offices

The View

Bridgehead Business Park

Hull HU13 0GD


Cyber-Attack Table Top Exercise

Thursday 19th April 2018

Melton Police Station

More information to follow.


Cyber-Attack Table Top Exercise

Tursday 4th October 2018

HCF Catch in Stallingborough

More information to follow.



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