Published 31 Aug 2017
Today’s increase in cyber-attacks – and the resulting loss of valuable data and denial of services they cause – means organizations and individuals need to be better prepared to tackle this threat. What we all need is greater cyber resilience. AXELOS is partnering with Di...
Behaviour|Cyber resilience|Cyber security|Cyber-attack|Leadership|RESILIA
Published 07 Mar 2016
How well-prepared is the UK’s workforce for a cyber attack on the companies they work for? What generally dictates the capability and performance of anyone, working anywhere is the relevance and effectiveness of the training and learning they’re given and the behaviours they...
Published 02 Dec 2015
You only have to be a casual follower of the news to see that cyber attacks and the resulting damaging data breaches are happening with greater frequency. TalkTalk and JP Morgan are just two of the latest high profile companies to show their vulnerability to cyber crime....
Best Practice|Cyber Resilience|Cyber-attack|ITIL|Processes|RESILIA|Risk management|Vulnerability
Published 03 May 2016
The success of cyber security awareness learning in organizations today is, typically judged by the ‘ticking of a box’ to say it’s been done. But have organizations – and their managers responsible for information security awareness learning – really stopped to ask whether t...
Published 18 Jan 2016
How much do Small and Medium Sized Enterprises ( SMEs ) have to fear from cyber-attack? The high profile cyber attacks of the past year have involved much bigger commercial fish than companies in the SME market. But that doesn’t render them immune – far from it. 74% of s...
Cyber resilience|Cyber-attack|Data Protection|RESILIA|Risk management|Vulnerability
Published 15 Dec 2015
A summary of a presentation given to the Digital Leaders Conference on 9 December 2015 Here are two short, true stories: In the spring of 2013 the CEO of a global energy organization was finalizing the details of a significant commercial bid with his board colleagues. On...
Behaviour|Best Practice|Cyber Resilience|Cyber-Attack|Learning
Published 03 Aug 2016
“It takes 20 years to build a reputation and five minutes to ruin it. (Warren Buffett) Board meetings will never be the same again! Following a number of high profile cyber-attacks and embarrassing boardroom apologies in the UK over the last six months, business leaders ...
Published 13 Jan 2015
What does cyber resilience mean to company directors and why should they care? The recent, high-profile incident involving Sony Pictures’ IT systems being hacked provides a comprehensive answer in itself. A company the size and sophistication of Sony should be able to defe...
Best Practice|Cyber Resilience|Frameworks|Risk Management
Published 14 Jun 2017
AXELOS' ‘Cyber Stories from the Frontline’ bring to life the reality of cyber crime for organizations today – from the perspective of those who have had first-hand experience. What if you were responsible for your organization's IT security and your boss told you your s...
Cyber security|Cyber-attack|Information systems|IT services|RESILIA|Threats|Vulnerability
Published 29 Oct 2015
When Dido Harding, the CEO of TalkTalk, recently announced there was a chance that all their four million customers’ personal data might have been compromised, she could not have imagined the tsunami of press and media coverage that resulted. It all happened so quickly – 48 ...
Confidentiality|Cyber Resilience|Cyber-attack|Data Protection|Risk management|Sensitive data|Vulnerability