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The Three Rs of a Data Breach: Respond, Reassure &...

The ability to act quickly after a data breach is essential, but only achievable if you have a plan in place Current research from...

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21% of UK businesses have suffered a data breach in th...

This year, more UK businesses of all sizes have invested in response plans than ever before (78%). This shows a greater awareness of cybercrime and a positive step in the right direction. However, when you dig below the surface, our latest research shows that the effectiveness of many of...

Read More 21% of UK businesses have suffered a data breach in the past two years. If your company suffered a data breach, are you really ready?
Data Breach: The ability to act quickly after an incid...

Know. Prepare. Recover. It is still difficult to comprehend that one in five businesses of all sizes has experienced a data breach in the past two years (21%). Our latest research (carried out by consultancy company ComRes) has shown this. Damage limitation At first sight these figures may seem...

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Do you know what your customers are thinking? When it ...

Any company, small or large, depends on its customers for business – and therefore success. They’re the lifeblood. And yet, our research has revealed that in the event of a crisis, specifically a data breach, businesses can become introspective and (unintentionally) put their interests ahead of their customers. Our findings...

Read More Do you know what your customers are thinking? When it comes to data breach response, there could be a chance you are not on the same page
Friend or Foe? Why candidate pre-screening goes hand i...

Increasingly organisations are becoming aware of the real threat of data breaches. Those at the top of their game are quick to realise that ‘insider threat’ is one of the causes of a data breach incident.  Pre-screening employees is one way to support the organisation in reducing this risk....

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Who’s ultimately responsible for protecting personal d...

It is fair to say we are constantly updating and sharing our personally identifiable information (PII) across our growing personal online and offline networks – friends, family and organisations – everyone who can provide a benefit or service to us. But, who are we sharing our information with and...

Read More Who’s ultimately responsible for protecting personal data – Individuals or Organisations?
Why data breach planning and notification needs to be ...

The threat of data breaches is still on the rise and regardless of size, of business a plan to respond, reassure and recover should be at the heart every business. Those managing large volumes of personally identifiable information (PII) face the reality that their business could become a target...

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The Business Debate: An array of risks with a multitud...

Each and every day businesses face the continual undertaking of assessing an array of risks, which could directly impact their business, changing day by day. These risks present themselves in multitude of...

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