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Finance sector severely vulnerable to rising cyberattacks

The UK’s finance sector is struggling to keep cybercriminals at bay, new research by Keeper Security has revealed. The 2021 Cybersecurity Census Report found the average finance company in the UK suffered an average of 60 cyberattacks over the last year, with most (81%) IT leaders in the sector expecting this number to further increase over the next 12 months. Yet less than half (42%) believe they are well-prepared against these attacks.

Contributor: Darren Guccione, CEO - Keeper Security | Published: 11 October 2021

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Remote workers “one click away” from cyberattack

Cyber-attacks can be catastrophic for both SME’s and large enterprises; therefore, businesses should not underestimate the impact of the pandemic and working from home has had on their vulnerability

Contributor: Alan Price, CEO - BrightHR | Published: 30 September 2021

Ex-employees who know corporate passwords are a significant cyber security risk

Offboarding employees securely is a key problem for business leaders, with 40% concerned that employees who leave a company retain knowledge of passwords that grant access to corporate data. This is according to My1Login’s new research, which found few organisations are implementing access management solutions that could improve the security of the offboarding process.

Contributor: Mike Newman - My1Login | Published: 1 September 2021