In its State of Email Security Report 2019, Mimecast found that companies impacted by an email-based impersonation attack suffered losses in data, customers, jobs and reputation. A total of 61% of respondents believe that it is likely or inevitable their organisation will suffer a negative business impact from an e-mail-borne attack, with nearly 1 in […]
Posted on 30th May 2019 in GDPR.
Helen Dixon will serve another five-year term, following being re-appointed as Ireland’s data protection commissioner. Initially appointed to the role in September 2014, Ms Dixon has overseen the enactment of the EU General Data Protection Regulation, which has led to a significant increase in complaints. As a result Ms Dixon has opened more than 50 investigations into […]
Posted on 29th May 2019 in GDPR.
Gone are the days where entrepreneurs start businesses to make a profit and live the high life. In 2019, more and more entrepreneurs are placing a mission to do good and change the world at the very heart of what they do, often sacrificing profits entirely. Whether they’re building not-for-profit social enterprises, or profit-making businesses […]
Posted on 28th May 2019 in Great British Entrepreneurs.
New research from Irdeto revealed that Internet of Things (IoT) attacks cost UK businesses an average of £244,000 last year. The Dutch Security vendor conducted research on IT security decision-makers at UK organisations in sectors including health, transport and manufacturing. It was revealed IoT devices cost the UK economy over £1 billion each year. It […]
Posted on 28th May 2019 in GDPR.
As the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation reaches its first anniversary, a new study reveals the new data laws’ positive impact on the way employees feel about data security in the workplace. The survey, conducted by ADP Research Institute, found that over half of the respondents (53%) said that their confidence has risen in the […]
Posted on 24th May 2019 in GDPR.