Cyber Threats

The increasing sophistication of cyberattacks and the emerging threat of ransomware are placing a new premium not only on high-level technical skills but on bold, effective leadership. “Each day, the cyber threat landscape changes, and our attackers are unrelenting,” said Rob Potter, vice president of the Americas for Symantec. Cyber leadership must face these evolving threats […]

GCSB director Andrew Hampton An average of seven serious cyber attacks a month are being detected by the so-called “cortex” programme operated by Government Communications Security Bureau – the spy agency. New GCSB boss Andrew Hampton said the attacks were carried out by foreign agents and targeted “nationally significant” organisations. That was just a typical […]

Photo: Patrick Lux/Getty Images. It’s a company’s worst fear to have its information technology (IT) system hacked, sensitive documents leaked, websites altered or data wiped. The government’s recent Cyber Security Defence Strategy is a strong step in the right direction and is further evidence that discussions on cybercrime are more vital than ever. But despite […]

Cyber threat information sharing has the potential to provide numerous benefits for organizations (both public and private) faced with cyberattacks, which are increasing in frequency and sophistication. Cyber threat information sharing can enable organizations to enhance their cyber preparedness and defenses by leveraging the knowledge and experience of a broader community and improve their awareness […]

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), a non-profit organisation aimed at tackling the cyber threat set up by the New York County District Attorney, City of London Police and the Center for Internet Security, has identified the top four risks to the online world.  At a joint meeting held on Wednesday, 17 May at London’s Guildhall, […]

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), a non-profit organisation aimed at tackling the cyber threat set up by the New York County District Attorney, City of London Police and the Center for Internet Security, has identified the top four risks to the online world.  At a joint meeting held on Wednesday, 17 May at London’s Guildhall, […]

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), a non-profit organisation aimed at tackling the cyber threat set up by the New York County District Attorney, City of London Police and the Center for Internet Security, has identified the top four risks to the online world.  At a joint meeting held on Wednesday, 17 May at London’s Guildhall, […]

The Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), a non-profit organisation aimed at tackling the cyber threat set up by the New York County District Attorney, City of London Police and the Center for Internet Security, has identified the top four risks to the online world.  At a joint meeting held on Wednesday, 17 May at London’s Guildhall, […]

Critical infrastructure, such as the energy sector, financial systems, government operations, national security, transportation networks, water supply, blood supply and the health system, is fundamental to our daily life. It is also heavily dependent on cyber networks. Threats to cyber networks are increasing in number, frequency and impact. Cyber attacks originate from various persons including […]

Critical infrastructure, such as the energy sector, financial systems, government operations, national security, transportation networks, water supply, blood supply and the health system, is fundamental to our daily life. It is also heavily dependent on cyber networks. Threats to cyber networks are increasing in number, frequency and impact. Cyber attacks originate from various persons including […]