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Why the UK’s National Cyber Force is an important step forward

The UK has this week announced the establishment of a National Cyber Force. Marcus Willett explains the rationale for this next step in the evolution of UK cyber.

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The Cyber News Roundup
A look back at news, views and more over the past couple of weeks, taken from our last Cyber Security Insights newsletter and other sources. Catch up on the latest threats, research, advice and events – in fact, all things cyber - at your convenience. What's New? Critical Drupal vulnerability requires urgent attention File upload [...]
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An interview with Dr. Victoria Baines, cyber expert

Dr. Victoria Baines is, according to Secure Computing Magazine, one of the top 50 women of influence in cyber security. It’s not surprising when you consider the contribution she’s made to cyber thinking, across public and private sector organisations and through her academic research.

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The Cyber News Roundup
A look back at news, views and more over the past couple of weeks, taken from our last Cyber Security Insights newsletter and other sources. Catch up on the latest threats, research, advice and events – in fact, all things cyber - at your convenience. What's New? Failed Oracle patch gets urgent update. WebLogic patch [...]
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The Cyber News Roundup
A look back at news, views and more over the past couple of weeks, taken from our last Cyber Security Insights newsletter and other sources. Catch up on the latest threats, research, advice and events – in fact, all things cyber - at your convenience. What's New? KashmirBlack: websites at risk! The botnet has infected [...]
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The Cyber News Roundup
A look back at news, views and more over the past couple of weeks, taken from our last Cyber Security Insights newsletter and other sources. Catch up on the latest threats, research, advice and events – in fact, all things cyber - at your convenience. News Recap NCSC outlines future of security research. The new [...]
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An Industry ‘First’: Reliance ACSN Achieves Prestigious Investor in Sales Award from the Association of Professional Sales (APS)
We’re delighted to announce that Reliance acsn has become the first company in the cyber security sector to be awarded the APS Investor in Sales award. The award measures the ethical sales standards of each individual, and the Reliance acsn team achieved a remarkable 100% pass rate in the assessment examination. The Association of Professional [...]
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NHS Digital Part 3: Great Work, Great Challenges And Great People
Written by John Noble CBE, Advisory Board member  In the final instalment of this blog (read part two here or part one here), Reliance acsn Advisory Board Director John Noble CBE shares his experience of working with NHS Digital and government bodies to secure the NHS against cyber attack – and how the COVID-19 pandemic has made [...]
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NHS Digital Part 2: Great Work, Great Challenges And Great People
Written by John Noble CBE, Advisory Board member  In the second instalment of this blog (read part 1 here), Reliance acsn Advisory Board member John Noble CBE shares his experience of working with NHS Digital and government bodies, and explores the consequences of the additional pressure it has come under as a result of the [...]
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NHS Digital Part 1: Great Work, Great Challenges And Great People
Written by John Noble CBE, Advisory Board member  Reliance acsn Advisory Board member John Noble CBE has extensive experience of the work of NHS Digital in defending the nation’s treasured healthcare resources. In this three-part blog, he shares both the challenges and the advances, against the backdrop of the COVID-19 pandemic. It was during a [...]
VIDEO: The New Normal, The New Legal: The Urgent Case for Cyber Security
This video replay is from the RELIANCE ACSN WEBINAR held on Thursday, 11th June 2020. The pandemic and the subsequent lockdown have caused all of us to change the way we work. The radical shift to home working has expanded and reshaped enterprises’ remote networks; this has become the ‘New Normal’ and, indeed, for law [...]
Can law firms do more to protect themselves from cyber attack – or are they just sitting ducks?

Responsibility for managing cyber risk cannot be outsourced; law firm leaders must have ‘skin in the game’, argues Reliance acsn CEO Martin Sutherland. llen Grubman, the most powerful lawyer in the music business, once told Vanity Fair: “I’m a big believer that success in business is 75 percent luck, 25 percent brains.” […]