The UK Needs Actions, Not Words, to Encourage Basic Cyber Hygiene

The UK’s newly appointed Minister for the Digital Industries Matt Hancock gave his first speech on cybersecurity last month. Hancock is tasked with managing government policy towards the fast growing digital and creative sectors, ensuring they continue to thrive. Speaking to an audience of businesses he acknowledged that the “vast majority of cyber attacks exploit...

Volume of Breaches Risks Breeding Inaction

Reports appear everyday about the cybersecurity threat facing British businesses. In the last six months alone, the major UK press have written almost 1,000 articles on cybersecurity threats. And it’s no surprise, given two thirds of large UK businesses were hit by a cyber breach or attack in the past year. But with this constant...