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Cyber Security New Year’s Resolutions for 2017

Friday, January 6, 2017 - 09:29

In our previous blog post, “Cyber Security Predictions for 2017,” we performed a retrospective review of 2016 and provided nine cyber security predictions for 2017. The cyber-threat landscape became...

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Cyber Security Predictions for 2017

Tuesday, January 3, 2017 - 09:29

Cyber attacks dominated the headlines in 2016. The tentacles of cyber threats span the globe and every industry; cyberwarfare involving critical infrastructure services, massive data breaches where...

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prepare for next wave of cyber-attacks

Clearswift Announces Sponsorship of local ISSA Chapters

Thursday, February 25, 2016 - 15:34

Clearswift and the local Information Systems Security Association (ISSA) Baltimore, Raleigh and Tampa Bay Chapters have announced a new sponsorship relationship to help their members prepare for...

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Cyber crime at Christmas

T'was the Season...

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 11:13

Is this post a little late, ‘the season’ was last month..? Well, that’s true, but it’s this month that the credit card bills and bank statements arrive, so now is the time to check that there hasn’...

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Dutch Data Protection Act

Large data protection fines now a reality!

Thursday, June 11, 2015 - 15:46

By Debbie Evans, Legal & Commercial Director

The European reforms to the data protection rules still to be agreed may result in large fines being imposed from data protection breaches of the...

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Stethoscope on a laptop

Lenovo and Superfish adware... does it really matter?

Wednesday, February 25, 2015 - 14:32

By Dr. Guy Bunker @guybunker

There was a big story earlier this month about the installation by Lenovo of adware on its consumer laptops. The adware, or ‘Superfish’ as it quickly become known, was...

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Picture of Union Jack with CPU overlay

Why it’s make or break: The UK’s Digital Future

Tuesday, February 24, 2015 - 12:32

By Debbie Evans, Legal & Commercial Director

On Tuesday 17 February 2015, the House of Lords, Select Committee on Digital Skills (appointed to “consider and report on information and...

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Cloud services

Dude, where’s my cloud?

Monday, December 22, 2014 - 10:09

By Kevin Bailey, Head of Market Strategy.

If you ask a random sample of people in the street if they use the ‘Cloud’ as a way of accessing and storing their personal information, music tracks,...

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