Templar Blogs

Don’t let the GDPR Boat sail without you!

2019-03-01T15:55:07+01:00By |

A ‘quick win’ in the journey to compliance with Cyber aspects of the ISM Code before January 2021. CSO Alliance has teamed up with Templar Executives, to provide its members with access to the only GCHQ certified General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Awareness e-learning course currently available. This will enable efficient and cost effective training


The International Cyber Security Benchmark Survey 2018

2018-04-06T16:44:31+01:00By |

This year, in partnership with the Security & Counter Terror Expo (SCTX), we invited attendees from cross-industry backgrounds to take part in our International Cyber Security Benchmark Survey 2018. This results of this survey represents a hugely valuable opportunity to see how Cyber Security best practices are evolving across sectors and assesses the current state-of-play


Construction Sector: Building a Response to the GDPR

2018-02-15T15:28:06+01:00By |

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), one of the biggest changes in our data protection laws, comes into force on 25th May 2018. The GDPR will have a major impact on all industries in the UK, including construction, and companies whatever their size, will need to understand and demonstrate compliance to the changes required by


Your Invitation to the 2018 International Cyber Security Survey

2018-02-16T13:31:46+01:00By |

  Cyber crime is forecast to have a global cost of $6 trillion by 2021 and many security experts are predicting that 2018 could be the year of critical national infrastructure cyber attacks.1 There has never been a more important time to consider how we protect our own systems, as well as those of our


Is the NHS Prepared for the GDPR?

2018-01-26T17:10:20+01:00By |

"Properly trained and well-motivated staff are essential... Annual role-appropriate training should be mandatory for all who work in health and social care” - The Caldicott Review 2017 GCHQ Certified General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Awareness e-Learning for NHS Trusts   Organisations are running out of time to prepare for the GDPR. Compliance with the regulation


GDPR for the Education Sector

2017-11-22T15:42:50+01:00By |

One of the biggest changes in our data protection laws in over 25 years kicks into play on 25th May 2018 with the introduction of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). Already, soundings from the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) indicate that this is likely to be more rigorously enforced and consequences include fines reaching 20


The Most influential Cyber Security Company 2017

2017-10-24T16:36:29+01:00By |

Templar Executives is delighted to be voted “Most influential Cyber Security Company 2017”  in CEO Insights Top 20 Most Influential Companies list. The CEO Insight’s Top 20 Most Influential Companies list acknowledges enterprises that are at the summit of achievement in terms of excellence and influence. These companies have a vision that shapes the conceptual


Bridging the Cyber Security Skills Landscape

2017-08-11T15:18:55+01:00By |

A global study has highlighted the UK’s crippling skills shortage, with businesses “put at risk” as employer demand for expertise is treble the supply. The number of cyber security job searches in Britain reached just 31.6% of the number of cyber security jobs posted, giving the UK a skills gap second only to that of


The Call for a Digital ‘Geneva Convention’

2017-04-21T16:04:03+01:00By |

Adrian Leppard CBE, QPM, Templar Executives Adrian was interviewed by ITV News on Monday and discussed government access to technological networks. http://www.itv.com/news/2017-03-27/exclusive-microsoft-boss-we-will-not-help-any-government-hack-any-customer-anywhere/ Nation states are now heavily committed to defending themselves against cyber warfare and espionage, with businesses and citizens getting caught in the cross fire. In response, Microsoft President Brad Smith is calling for a