Breaking Scams

PUPpy Love: BT Billing SMiShing Scam

February 25, 2020

The Defence Works is continually watching out for scams that come...

Security Hints and Tips

5 Smart Home Tips

February 13, 2020

Gadgets, we love them, don’t we? So much so, that the...

Security Hints and Tips

5 Security Tips – Security Systems, Mobile Phones, and Broadband

February 12, 2020

In a recent blog post “5 Good Security Habits for 2020”,...

Technology and Cybersecurity

Is it Safe to Ignore the GDPR in 2020?

January 29, 2020

The run-up to the GDPR becoming law on May 25th, 2018,...

Data Breach Round-Up

A Data Breach Update for Data Protection Day

January 28, 2020

January 28 is Data Protection Day, an annual event created in...

Technology and Cybersecurity

5 Cyber-Risks at Work and How to Fix Them

January 22, 2020

Back at work now and Christmas feels like it is so...

Technology and Cybersecurity

International Data Privacy Laws Are a Hot Topic This Past Week

November 19, 2019

Growing pressure for comprehensive data privacy protection, and of course GDPR,...

Security Awareness Training

How Important is Security Awareness Training?

November 8, 2019

I can answer the question in the title in one word:...

Technology and Cybersecurity

Brexit…What is it Good For? Absolutely…GDPR?

November 4, 2019

Before I begin, I apologise in advance for using the B...

Technology and Cybersecurity

Facebook’s Turn: Another landmark fine for not protecting customer data

July 15, 2019

The US Federal Trade Commission (FTC) has levied a $5 billion...

Security Awareness Training

Is Privacy Awareness the Same as Security Awareness?

July 4, 2019

The short answer to the question posed in the title of...

Technology and Cybersecurity

Cybercriminals steal travellers’ data from the US border protection agency

June 11, 2019

Hackers have hit the US Customs and Border Protection (CBP) agency,...