Posts Categorized: GDPR Training

GDPR. Now The Dust Has Settled.

GDPR Basics

Remember Y2K? Panic. Confusion. Companies bombarded with hype and opinion. There are some of us old enough to remember all the warnings of doom and gloom if you were not ready. System meltdown and businesses going to the wall. The build up to GDPR was rather like Y2K. The many GDPR emails with warnings we… Read more »

GDPR Training

"We see staff awareness of cyber security and fraud as very important in keeping our organisation secure. Ambersail’s elearning courses and phishing exercises are really effective at driving the security message home." Operations Director - LICC Online GDPR Training For All Staff. Quick And Easy To Use. Designed For All Staff. Easy to understand GDPR training courses.... Read more »

5 Constraints To Security Innovation

“We now have a massive security industry, and hacking and data loss is a bigger issue than ever before”   The great thing about the information security field is that it constantly re-invents itself, or at least it tries to. In truth, real innovation is rare, and recyling is common. Developments in information security are… Read more »

Security News Roundup: Chinese Take-away

The biggest story this week. Chinese military unit behind ‘prolific and sustained hacking’ says security report.  A highly-skilled team of intelligence gatherers working systematically to steal confidential information from organisations around the globe?  Shocking stuff – we can’t imagine for a moment that our government is doing the same thing. But things move fast in the murky… Read more »

7 Security Warning Signals

2011 featured plenty of news about high-profile data loss and cybercriminal activity. And so did 2012. Any guesses for 2013? Some common causes emerge in all of these cases. Poorly managed infrastructure, insecure web applications, and a lack of attention to security procedures are often cited. But how do these conditions arise? How is it… Read more »