Scotland Archive

Why is the GDPR still something I should be concerned about?

The EU’s GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) superseded all laws based on the EU’s Data Protection Directive, including the UK’s Data Protection Act 1998, on 25 May 2018. The Regulation expands the rights of individuals to control how their personal data is collected and processed, and places a range of stricter obligations on organisations, making …

How Cyber Essentials can help secure your devices and software

The Cyber Essentials scheme is a world-leading assurance mechanism for organisations of all sizes to help demonstrate that the most critical cyber security controls have been implemented. Although not adequate in the – relatively uncommon – case of a cyber criminal targeting your organisation using bespoke tools, Cyber Essentials’ controls can prevent 80% of …