Jon Fielding stories
UK government departments show apathy towards cyber insurance
Most UK government departments display a worrying disregard for cyber insurance, ignoring potential financial and data risks.
Two in three companies lose data due to no backups: Apricorn
Nearly one-third of security leaders admit to insufficiently robust backup processes manual, and local backups rise.
2/3 UK companies have lost data due to failed backups
While the majority of UK companies have needed to recover data from a backup in the last year, the number who lost data in the process has increased.
Alarming drop in device encryption in UK companies
Lack of encryption and loss of devices containing sensitive information responsible for data breaches at more than a third (35%) of organisations.
UK councils admit security failings with 1500 data breaches declared in 2022
UK Councils disclose almost 1,500 data breaches and 600 lost or stolen devices in 2022, according to Freedom of Information requests.
Hundreds of devices declared missing by government departments
The findings of 14 Freedom of Information (FOI) requests to the UK's government departments has been released.
Intellectual property, automobile hacking, and economic challenges amongst 2023 cybersecurity challenges
Driven by nation-state threats, market competition and internal threats, many companies will face an increased risk of losing valuable intellectual property.