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The Vault 7 leak – am I a CIA target?

The Vault 7 leak – am I a CIA target?

On March 7th, WikiLeaks published a catalogue of documents containing details of secret hacking tools used by the CIA. They called this information “Vault 7” and have promised the leak is just a small part of a much bigger cache of data, which they will release...

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How to increase your business resilience

How to increase your business resilience

Resilience is a buzz word in board rooms in the UK at the moment; but for a VERY good reason. Control Risks, the heavyweight global business risk consultancy, recently published a survey on the “The State of Enterprise Resilience” for 2016-17. [The State of Enterprise...

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How will GDPR affect small business owners?

How will GDPR affect small business owners?

We sometimes suffer from deja-vu here in the 2-sec office. Whilst rifling through dusty filing cabinets in our annual spring clean, we rediscovered an article from the last quarter of 2016. The article was headlined with the title, “UK SMEs have a False Sense of Cyber...

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Cyber Risks across increasingly digital businesses

Cyber Risks across increasingly digital businesses

Cyber risk. Overlooked? Ignored? Under-appreciated?   Well, that’s exactly how most information security professionals must feel when trying to raise funds to fix security holes. The challenge we face isn’t the business failing to grasp cyber risk, it’s...

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Cyber Security Insurance

Cyber Security Insurance

What should organisations consider if they are to prepare for cyber insurance?   Many businesses think their insurance policies would cough up if they are brought to their knees by a devastating cyber attack, but unsurprisingly, most business insurance policies...

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Vote for 2-sec for Best Cyber Security Company

Vote for 2-sec for Best Cyber Security Company

Vote 2-sec! We are thrilled to have been nominated for the Best Cyber Security company for the Cyber Security Excellence Awards. All you need to do is click here, go to the right of our team photo and click on the green 'thumbs up' to vote for us, registration takes...

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Phishing! Hook, line and sinker…

Phishing! Hook, line and sinker…

In today’s world we are all, I hope, at least aware of phishing. In the media, print and online, we’re increasingly seeing that all institutions, from banks to television broadcast providers, are working hard to advise us that they will never directly ask us for...

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