How blockchain 'lawtech' can transform dispute resolution
The COVID-19 pandemic has brought into sharp focus the urgent need for global connectivity that enables the business community to switch to remote operation at the flick of a switch.
Duo collaborate on surveillance camera reference design
Renesas Electronics has introduced an Ultra-High-Definition (UHD) surveillance camera reference design to address today’s high accuracy object detection and recognition needs for video security and surveillance systems.
How companies can use blockchain to prevent auditing malpractice
Not too long ago, there was very little to link Wirecard, the disgraced payments platform in Aschheim, Germany, with Boohoo, the fast-fashion online retailer in Leicester, England, but both have recently been embroiled in high profile scandals. By Nish Kotecha, Chairman and Co-Founder of Finboot and Bryan Foss, NED, Visiting Professor at Bristol Business School and member of the FRC Audit & Assurance Council
UK businesses expect cyber attacks to increase
In a survey of UK cyber security, IT and business professionals, 86% of businesses expect cyber attacks to increase over the next 12 months. The survey, commissioned by WatchGuard Technologies, also reveals that 44% of organisations have experienced a cyber attack over the last year – and alarmingly, another 11% either didn’t know, or were unsure whether they had been targeted.
How many employees make cyber security mistakes?
Foty-three percent of employees have made mistakes resulting in cyber security repercussions for themselves or their company, according to a new global report from Tessian.
HSBC App phishing scam using SMS during COVID-19
UK workers are being targeted by a new SMS phishing scam designed to trick victims into handing over details of their HSBC bank account.
Progress technology services ThreatConnect partnership
The Security Orchestration, Automation, and Response (SOAR) Platform provider ThreatConnect, has announced that they have appointed Progress Technology Services as their exclusive UK distribution partner. ThreatConnect is the only security platform with comprehensive intelligence, analytics, automation, orchestration, and workflow capabilities native within a single solution.
Surge in remote work propels network visibility
VIAVI Solutions has released the results of its 13th annual State of the Network global study of enterprise networking and security challenges. The study shows that IT teams critically require better network visibility driven by a number of factors, including tremendous disruption from the COVID-19 pandemic, relentless technological advances, remote working reaching an all-time high and the expanding security threatscape.
COVID-19 phishing scams becoming more sophisticated
Phishing scams related to COVID-19 are becoming more targeted and difficult to identify as the pandemic progresses, a new report from privacy advocacy group ProPrivacy suggests.
How blockchain can help us have trust in the food we eat
Today’s food supply chains are global, connected and generally efficient, but the COVID-19 pandemic has shone a spotlight on areas of weakness. The urgent need for robust and resilient systems and processes has been brought sharply into focus, and the combined food industry, like so many other sectors, has an opportunity to 'build back better' through the adoption of revolutionary technologies such as blockchain. By Nish Kotecha, Co-founde...