Public trust in our mobile apps is wavering, with 91% of mobile apps exposing personal information. Yet apps are becoming harder to ignore, part of their addictive nature stemming from their variety: from the app which helps you hug a stranger, to the ‘Firechat’ app facilitating student pro-democracy protests in Hong Kong, there really is
‘It has become appallingly obvious that our technology has exceeded our humanity’ - Albert Einstein. As technology develops, so do our lives. We are now inhabiting a world where technology enhances, and integrates with most aspects of our lives. From the ability to get a near infinite amount of information in a matter of
In the wake of the most un-silly ‘silly season’ for many years, with war in Gaza, Ukraine and across Syria and Iraq, this autumn offers us a chance to take stock of the lessons learned so far from these many crises. More than any other in human history, the conflict taking place in the regions
A recent survey conducted by the Department for Business Innovation and skills showed that whilst staff related breaches have dropped significantly compared to a year ago, they still play a key role in security breaches. This year alone, 58% of large organisations suffered staff related security breaches. It’s easy to consider these breaches as deliberate
When cargo destined for marine transit leaves the factory to be shipped around the world in containers, how much of the data associated with that payload is covered by 'need to know' or 'dare to share'? Is the information security balance configured correctly to prevent loss, disruption, theft and fraud whilst optimising efficient end-to-end logistics?
What are you doing about Cyber Security? All segments of the SME sector recognise the importance of Cyber Security, however it is not in the top 5 business priorities for organisations.  Poor Cyber Security is famous for damaging reputation and affecting revenue. Although organisations are more aware of the importance of Cyber Security, they
Templar Executives supported Cyber Champions at the Livery Showcase Event on 18th March hosted by the Livery Schools Link, sponsored by the Worshipful Company of IT (WCIT). The Livery Schools Link is a voluntary organisation that aims to promote support for schools in the Greater London area by helping to ‘prepare young people for the
As the level of inter-connectivity within organisations increases, it is essential that Boards pay attention to security. The complex and rapidly evolving nature of Cyber Security is becoming a topic that Boards and executives can no longer ignore. Top level buy-in across the board is essential to ensure a Cyber Security strategy is a success.
The UK Government urged British firms to undergo a Cyber Health Check after the release of a report that revealed cyber leaks of FTSE 350 firms are putting UK economic growth and national security at risk. Do I need a Cyber Health Check? Cyber Security Strategy Map.80% of large and 87% of small organisations have