Tag: data

News and information from the Advent IM team.

Data on 500k “Vulnerable People” Compromised in Red Cross Cyber-Attack

Charities and humanitarian organisations are becoming “highly attractive” targets due to the sensitive data they hold. Information on more than half a million people has been exposed following a “sophisticated” cyber-attack onthe International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). In a statement on 19th January, the Committee confirmed the cyber-attack, which targeted and compromised an […]

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MI6 boss warns of China ‘debt traps and data traps’

MI6 chief Richard Moore has warned of China’s “debt traps and data traps” in his first live broadcast interview. Mr Moore – known as “C” – told BBC Radio 4’s Today programme these traps threatened to erode sovereignty and have prompted defensive measures. In a wide-ranging interview ahead of his first major public speech since […]

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JVCKenwood hit by Conti ransomware attack

Nearly 2TB of data was stolen from Japanese electronics firm in a Conti ransomware hit The Conti gang is demanding a ransom of $7m (£5.2m/€6m) and claims to have stolen data on JVCKenwood customers and suppliers, and information relating to its legal, financial, HR, IT, audit and compliance functions. This includes personal documents, phone numbers, […]

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Join us at The Security Event, NEC Birmingham this September

  • by Olivia Lawlor-Blackburn
  • General

Join Mike and Ellie this September at The Security Event, held at the NEC Birmingham. Over 2 days, Mike and Ellie will be speaking and taking part in a panel discussion. This free-to-attend event brings together a world-class education programme, market leaders and industry experts back at the home of UK security. The exhibition showcases […]

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