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Information security is a fundamental part of the healthcare research industry. Joanne Frearson talks to Sarah Lawson, head of IT at one of Oxford University’s research facilities
At this year’s European Information Security Summit, I deconstructed a real-world cyber security incident in order to highlight different ways that human misperceptions and flawed human judgment will often undermine the well-thought-out security protocols and high-powered defensive equipment that could, on their own, pre-empt or contain a breach.
One example of technology contributing to security is with panic rooms
A pacemaker designed to send life-saving electrical pulses to your heart and provide your doctor with vital information about your health can also unfortunately be a target of a sinister cyber attack.
Around 93 per cent of large corporations had a cyber security breach over the past financial year.
Academia is one of the most targeted sectors in cyber attacks, according to security firm FireEye.
Organisations should be taking the same precautions as governments, as cyber attacks become increasingly common.
Business Technology Inner Circle confirmed its impressive standing in the business world with its second European Information Security Summit, held at the British Museum in February.
In an ideal world, everyone would cheerfully comply with company policies. Business Technology’s resident U.S. blogger Keil Hubert helps an old friend change his program management strategy to compensate for the fact that the business world is far from ideal.
Mumsnet is among the first websites to come forward and say user information has been hacked as a result of the Heartbleed bug, while the Canada Revenue Agency has revealed the social insurance numbers of around 900 taxpayers were removed from the system because of the vulnerability.