WannaCry, BA and lessons to learn 

The events of recent weeks have again highlighted the incredible impact on businesses of all types of attack on the IT and communications systems. It is clear that many UK and world-wide organisations were very badly affected by the WannaCry attack and, more recently, BA’s power supply problems led to major disruption for many people. […]

Free security training 

I have just completed week 2 of the Massive Online Open Course (MooC) run by the OU and Futurelearn on the fundamentals of information security. The first two weeks have taught me a few things, reminded me of some more, and confirmed other beliefs and understandings. It is well presented in short, suitably bitesized chunks […]