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Risks businesses face when utilising cloud computing are exacerbated because of 'shadow IT' use, a cloud security business has warned. 10 Apr 2014
Researchers have identified a vulnerability in the security of popular encryption software product that, if left unfixed, could expose business data and communications to hackers. 09 Apr 2014
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2013 .
This guide is based on UK law. It was last updated in January 2013.
This article is based on UK law. It was last updated in June 2009.
This article first appeared in the Autumn 2003 issue of the OUT-LAW magazine. There is a chance that the law has changed, or the facts of this article have been superseded.
The Alliance for Electronic Business, sponsored by Pinsent Masons, produced these guidelines which give clear, commercial and practical guidance to SMEs in the UK on how to implement security policies and monitor the security of their systems.
If you have a report to make concerning illegal material on the internet you should contact the UK's Internet Watch Foundation, whether the material appears to originate in the UK or elsewhere.
If you have a report to make on the sale or use of illegal software, you should contact FAST or BSA.
Businesses that meet specified basic standards of cyber security will be able to obtain an independent certification of compliance with those standards under a new scheme proposed by the UK government. 08 Apr 2014
Banks and insurance companies should be called upon to improve and test the resilience of their systems against cyber attacks and ensure their plans to continue serving customers following such attacks are "robust", according to a group of supervisory authorities.... 04 Apr 2014
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