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Why Cyber Insurance Cannot Replace a Mature Security Posture

Posted by Nat on 11/04/19 4:30 PM

Although cybersecurity insurance can appear attractive, it is important that businesses understand it cannot feasibly serve as a replacement for threat mitigation. The majority of cyber threats are avoided by reaching a baseline standard of security maturity. The investment required to achieve this baseline is generally less than a few years of premiums and the deductible for just one incident.

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Topics: Governance, Fundamentals, Risk Assessment, risk profile

A Security Conscious Cohort - Part 1: Defining a New Norm

Posted by Nat on 13/12/18 12:41 PM

As high-profile breaches produce increasing public attention, effective information security is more important than ever. Cyber incidents have a potential impact comparable to natural disasters. It is increasingly insufficient for organisations to achieve the bare minimum required for regulatory compliance – real protection is necessary.

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Topics: Fundamentals

Why multi-factor authentication is worthwhile

Posted by Nat on 19/09/17 11:15 AM

Multi-factor, or two-factor, authentication (MFA, 2FA) has seen increasing adoption and public awareness. What is it? What benefits does it provide? Is it really worth all that hassle? And how can I justify the time spent implementing and maintaining a MFA solution?

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Topics: Authentication, Phishing

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The purpose of this blog is to make available the real-world lessons, experience, observations and mistakes that are part of the daily life of a group of cyber security professionals.

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  • What mistakes organisations are making (anonymously of course!)
  • What effective actions are available to quickly and economically achieve effective protection (without buying new kit)
  • Trends we're seeing, via our incident response and forensic investigation capabilities
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