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 23 Apr 2015
When I read about the latest cyber attack in the press I wonder how the ordinary person in the street is responding to the same story. Do they feel interested or intrigued? Do they want to understand more? Do they feel that they have a part to play? I suspect most don’t but i...
Published 24 Mar 2016
This is the first in a series of conversations with Nick Wilding and leading cyber resilience commentators and practitioners from around the world. Who should countries and companies learn from when thinking about cyber resilience? Estonia has been described in tech pub...
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 05 Oct 2016
Cyber security, today, is often very technology-based with a focus on technical issues such as firewalls and virus scanning software. While technology is an important part of the cyber defence, it is important not to neglect strategy in identifying what controls an organi...
Cyber resilience|Examinations|RESILIA|Risk management|Threats|Vulnerability
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