Exclusive comment: Cybersecurity in the modern world

Peter Groucutt, Managing Director of Databarracks comments exclusively for Security News Desk UK on cybersecurity in the new normal Cyber security is an arms-race between legitimate businesses and the cyber criminals. As the attacker’s techniques and skills improve, so do defences. In a 2012 TED talk, the FBI futurologist Marc Goodman drew parallels between the…

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Onfido collaborates with Microsoft to bring the Future of Reusable Identity

Onfido, the identity verification and authentication company, announced it has been selected by Microsoft to enable fast and secure identity verification and onboarding for its Azure Active Directory (Azure AD)  verifiable credentials. Azure AD verifiable credentials, now in public preview, provide an open standards approach to safely and securely re-using verified information about a business…

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Nominet Cyber Security comments on 2021 survey


The UK Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport has released the Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2021 report. Among the findings were that two in five businesses (39%) and a quarter of charities (26%) report having cybersecurity breaches or attacks in the last 12 months. Steve Forbes, Government Cyber Security Expert at Nominet, comments: “The recent…

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Best practices for cybersecurity defences in the new normal

The latest cyber data breach headline is the Which? & Red Maple Technologies research. How has cybersecurity threats changed during Covid-19 and how can we mitigate risk? The release of Which? & Red Maple Technologies research found that stolen Tesco Clubcard, Deliveroo & McDonald’s accounts are being advertised cheaply on the dark web. This headline…

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Robust demand from Law Enforcement agencies

Public safety software is high in demand owing to stringent laws laid down by law enforcement agencies across regions. Despite COVID-19 putting the brakes on manufacturing processes and several end-use sectors such as courts, in 2020, risks from natural disasters and terrorist attacks are creating new challenges for manufacturers. The new edition of the public safety…

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CybelAngel drives global expansion with five-fold UK investment

CybelAngel, a global leader in digital risk protection, today announced its major UK expansion with a five-fold investment increase, a series of new hires to its sales and marketing team as well as a new UK office. This move is part of the company’s global expansion, building strategic partnerships, and advancing the capabilities of CybelAngel’s Digital Risk Protection Platform…

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Acronis and BT collaborate to provide cyber protection to UK users

The home of cyber security best practice: public or private sector?

Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, has today announced an agreement to add its cyber protection solution for small businesses and small offices/home offices (SOHO) to BT’s portfolio of security services. The agreement comes after the busiest year of cyberattacks in the United Kingdom, as experts saw a 20% increase in attacks during 2020. The COVID-19 pandemic created…

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Datapath’s Aligo delivers ‘game changing’ distribution of pristine quality video

For 2021, Datapath has launched Aligo – a world-first AVoIP technology that allows different video resolutions to be shared across different network bandwidths, simultaneously. Aligo works seamlessly with Datapath’s latest Aetria solution, giving users a single interface for versatile display layouts and content management in Control Rooms. Aligo delivers levels of technology into video processing…

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Acronis and EveryCloud provide maximum protection to businesses

Cybersecurity with Axis

– Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection headquartered in Singapore and Switzerland, today announced a new partnership with EveryCloud, a British distributor and email security vendor, designed to empower their customers with Acronis’ innovative cyber protection solutions. EveryCloud will now be able to deliver Acronis’ comprehensive range of cyber protection solutions to its business customers, including backup, disaster…

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