Archive for June 2017

Global ransomware attack – update and advice

  What has happened? On Tuesday June 27th a large scale ransomware attack dubbed ‘NotPetya’ spread through organisations across the globe. While the attack appears to specifically target Ukraine, a number of other western organisations have fallen victim including Russian oil giant Rosneft, British advertising firm WPP and US law firm DLA Piper. Why has it…

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Kai Mannion

Technical Support Assistant Kai Mannion is working with Securious for a year as a Technical Support Assistant as part of his undergraduate studies at the University of Plymouth. He is two thirds of the way through a bachelors degree in Computer and information Security and recently obtained the Offensive Security Certified Professional (OSCP) qualification. Kai…

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Rebecca Kuzu

Compliance Assistant Rebecca Kuzu is gaining industry experience as a compliance assistant while on her placement year with Securious. She is completing a BSc (Hons) degree in Computer and Information Security with Plymouth University. Rebecca’s experience consists of hardware and software repair from working as a technician for over four years in a fast-paced retail…

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What will the UK election mean for online privacy?

Dr Vladlena Benson of Kingston University, writing in The Conversation, argues that UK-wide political parties proposals about how our data is protected online raises some serious questions – including whether some of the measures proposed will even work. The Conservative party manifesto promises that the UK will be “the safest place to be online”. That’s an…

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Tony Dyhouse

Senior Cyber Security Consultant Tony Dyhouse Tony is an experienced Cyber Security professional who has held senior roles in Government and private industry including British Gas, ICL/Fujitsu, the Defence Evaluation & Research Agency (DERA later QinetiQ) and has worked with the UK Intelligence Agencies. Tony’s professional qualifications include Incorporated Engineer (IEng) and Certified Information Security…

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Peter Jones

Senior Cyber Security and Compliance Consultant Peter Jones is an information security and data forensics professional and has experience of working in both public and private sector organisations including Avon and Somerset Constabulary and South West Forensics, University of Central Lancashire and the BBC. Peter’s experience includes leading the data forensics team for Avon and…

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Ali Hodges

HR & Training Consultant Ali has over 15 years’ experience in recruiting, on-boarding and HR management and development. She spent over 10 years at Hays PLC where she was the senior recruiter specialising in the finance sector. Ali now specialises in cyber security, high-growth renewable technology and engineering sectors. She is an associate of the…

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