My Story – Dominic Gooch
June 19, 2017
I had obviously seen news updates on ‘cyber attacks’ and ‘hacking’ but didn’t realise how big and important this particular market was and is. What really excited me was the opportunity to be part of an exciting, challenging and forever evolving industry. I guess cyber security has been around since computers were born but with […]
Are you P4$$w0rD Ignorant?
March 27, 2017
If you had £1 for every password that you use I would guess that a huge majority of you would be about £3 richer. What I am suggesting is that many of us do not secure our data effectively, mindlessly recycling the same password for all of our accounts. If you fall into the category […]
The Cyber World
March 21, 2017
Cyber: adjective Relating to or characteristic of the culture of computers, information technology, and virtual reality. “the cyber age”. Cyber itself is its own market that has been running since the boom of the internet of things. But as beneficial and evolutionary as we all know it is, it truly does have its dark side. The […]
Blockchain, the next big thing?
March 7, 2017
A Recruiters view Blockchain. You may have heard about it through its most mainstream use since being adopted into the financial sector? You may have heard about its association with Bitcoin? But what is it…………… what is Blockchain? Blockchain is essentially a digital ledger for keeping records of all transactions that have been processed for example […]
Getting the C-Suite to Take Cyber Security Seriously
July 11, 2016
For the past 10 + years, Cyber Security has been a massive issue. In business and in technology you have only to turn on the TV or a radio to hear about data breaches around the world. These breaches are ranging from retailers to major corporations, non profits and even governmental organisations. The number of security […]
Are Your Security Policies Fit for the Purpose and Are Your Employees Adhering to Them?
June 22, 2016
Most employees, businesses, and contractors want to do the right thing. Studies show that in terms of Security, companies are trying to do what’s right to the best of their ability. The problem is that most of them don’t understand the security policy and simply aren’t adhering to it. Just because you tell a user […]
The True Cost of a Data Security Breach
June 7, 2016
They’ve been in all the news. There isn’t a company, anywhere, who isn’t concerned about them. We’re speaking, of course, of the rash of high profile security breaches taking place, in real time, all around us. Some of the most secure sites on the internet have been hit hard by them and left scrambling to […]