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Year: 2011

>Security Risk Management – More Than Just Risk Assessment

> Thursday, December 22, 2011 Source: Infosec Island In an article in the December edition of the ACC Docket, entitled “Disciplined and Practical Risk Management”, Jim Jackson, General Counsel of Medair, discussed risk management in the non-profit arena, focusing on his experiences

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>Drug Dealer's 4X4 Becomes Crime Prevention Weapon

> Date: Thursday, December 29, 2011Source: Cliff Caswell – Security Oracle A deluxe 4X4 seized from theproceeds of a convicted drug dealer is being used by Kent Police vehicle todeter other would-be criminals, it has emerged. The Range Rover Sport

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>Cyber Security – Hacked Stratfor Security Think-Tank Keeps Site Offline

> Date: 29 December 2011  Source: BBC News Hacked US security firm Stratfor has told its subscribers that it may take a week or even longer to restore its website. The site went offline on 24 December. Hackers have posted credit card

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>Press Release: Security Research Initative Survey Launched

> A major study of the UK security sector has been announced today. It is supported by the UK’s leading security associations and is being undertaken by researchers at Perpetuity. Those working in the security sector are being invited to

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>National Day of Protest UK Uncut Christmas Special, Information for Businesses From the Met Police

> UK Uncut has recently announced an event entitled ‘Christmas Special’, which is being promoted to take place on Saturday, 17 December 2011 between 1300 hours and 1700 hours. The stated aims of this protest are to highlight the government austerity measures

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>Update – Your chance to win a iPad 2: Cybersecurity Conference & Expo – Washington, DC (10% discount via Chatback Security)

> 3rd December Update: We wanted to give you an exciting new update about a new promotion where people can receive a 10% discount off their Cybersecurity Conference registration. Plus- if registrants attend the event on Thursday, Dec. 8, they’ll

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>GCHQ attracts wannabe spies with viral cryptography

> The GCHQ — Britain’s secretive agency of intelligence experts wants to find new spies. To make sure it has a candidate who’s up to scratch, the agency is inviting hobbyist cryptanalysts to try and break a code online. A website called “can

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>The New Cyber Security Strategy

> The government has announced new measures to fight cyber crime, to promote economic growth and to protect our nation’s security and our way of life. To specifically tackle the increased risk the UK electronic communications network faces from other

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>5th Annual Chief Security Officer (CSO) Summit – London

> 29th November – 2nd December 2011 at Thistle Marble Arch Hotel, LondonBuilding Holistic Security to Protect Core Assets: People, Property, Information & Reputation The agenda at a glance: 29th Nov 2011 – Secure London in 2012: Global Security & Crisis

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>Congratulations I Am A Lottery Winner!

> I woke this morning feeling unusually positive, I went about my routine as usual and looked forward to reading my blackberry and clearing my messages before I got to the office. I clicked my way through the message and

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