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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Get the Little Book of Cyber Scams

The Humber Business Resilience Forum, Humberside Police and KCOM have partnered to produce the helpful booklet ‘The Little Book of Cyber Scams’ which offers hints, tips and information on cybersecurity and how to protect your business against an attack. It has been...

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8 steps to take within 48 hours of a data breach

Full article here. A slow response to a data breach can mean even bigger problems for a company. Here are eight quick actions to take as soon as you find out your business has been hacked. Freeze everything Ensure auditing and logging is ongoing Change passwords or...

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Get Safe Online – Phishing Advice

Get Safe Online is the UK’s leading source of information and advice on online safety and security, for the public and small businesses. It is a not-for-profit, public/private sector partnership backed by a number of government departments, law enforcement agencies...

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Gut Check your own Security Strategy

At Microsoft Envision, Microsoft's president and chief legal officer Brad Smith shared some tips for how companies can gut check their own security strategy 1. Have you enabled multi-factor authentication? Who has the authority to grant exceptions? How many exceptions...

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2017, The Year when Cybercrime hit close to home

The past 12 months have seen a number of unprecedented cyber-attacks in terms of their global scale, impact and rate of spread. Already causing widespread public concern, these attacks only represent a small sample of the wide array of cyber threats we now face. Europol’s 2017 Internet Organised Crime Threat Assessment (IOCTA) identifies the main cybercrime threats and provides key recommendations to address the challenges.

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Cyber resilience forum goes from strength to strength!

The Humber Business Resilience Forum (HBRF) is a free cyber resilience resource for all organisations in the Humber region.  It has been a huge success with over 200 members benefiting from free resources, seminars, workshops and desk top cyber exercises. Norman...

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Cyber Attack Prevention, Step-by-Step.

The latest edition of the London Protect Newsletter has recently been released and contains some fantastic information on how to prepare for and respond to a cyber breach/attack. They’ve provided a handy step by step guide on what you can do, whichwe have detailed the...

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