Tag: data protection

News and information from the Advent IM team.

Global Risk Community – Mike Gillespie Interview

Listen to his interview with Mike Gillespie here , who is a Global Influencer in the area of Internet Security. Below are just some of the questions discussed with Mike: Does remote working seem like a trend that will continue even if lockdowns abate? How do information security professionals feel about such widespread remote team […]

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BA fine £20m… post from Ian Warren

Thank you to Senior Security Consultant, Ian Warren. The final outcome of the BA data breach of 2018 has left many observers with mixed opinions. There is a perception of falling far short of expectations after £186m had been muted across the various media outputs; is this a partisan result? Protection for one of our […]

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Data Protection – a Brexit View

With thanks to Advent IM Senior Security Consultant, Ian Warren for his take on Data Protection, post-Brexit. The 31st December 2020 is looming large and with the final break from Europe approaching, the ground rush is becoming apparent. Those that do parachuting will understand the analogy; the first few thousand feet freefall are exhilarating and […]

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Security Think Tank: Datacentre security is a business imperative

That datacentre security is a complex subject is not in doubt and, given the trend to move beyond centralised datacentres to distributed environments, this is not going to change. How can security professionals ensure such setups are just as secure as the traditional centralised model? Read Mike’s response in Computer Weekly.

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PODCAST: Security and Data Protection in the Physical

A mini podcast with Advent IM Senior Secrity Consultant, Ian Warren.  Challenges to physical security efficacy and data protection are not as far apart as you might think. https://www.advent-im.co.uk/wp-content/uploads/2020/09/Mini-DP-PS-podcast.mp3Podcast: Play in new window | DownloadSubscribe: Apple Podcasts | RSS

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#5MinSecurityRead: Security and Data Protection in the Physical

Thank you to Advent IM Senior Security Consultant, Ian Waren. As we live through these unprecedented times, it provides us with the opportunity to reflect, as ‘normal working’ takes on a whole new meaning in a lot of cases. That said, some things do not change, especially where security is concerned. The ability to protect […]

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