Cyber security is one of the chief challenges facing businesses. No company is too large for a leak as the likes of TalkTalk and Three have demonstrated, and it seems that staff negligence or mistakes often have a hand in security alerts. Writing for telecoms and IT news site VanillaPlus, John Fielding, EMEA managing director at Apricorn, discussed the results from a study which found that corporate data may be compromised if corporations do not adapt their security policies to the growing trend of remote working.
Britain's most senior EU official has warned that the UK's break from Europe could spell cyber-disaster for the country, as unity and cooperation is more important now than ever. In a piece penned by Sir Julian King exclusively for the Independent, he implored nations to work together in order to "be prepared for whatever the future holds"
In a week when President Trump accused Barack Obama of using his microwave to conduct surveillance, the UK's National Crime Agency and National Cyber Security Centre have issued another warning to businesses to up their defences against cybercrime.
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