Category: Information Security


The Cloud, The CISO Office, Lord Voldemort and Leicester City

No, this isn’t the most eclectic set of guests ever assembled for an episode of Come Dine with Me, it is my initial foray into the world the CIO Water Cooler. Since I announced via LinkedIn that I have moved...


Are you managing ‘Shadow IoT’ in your organisation?

Barely a day goes by without another report of poorly implemented security in ‘smart’ IoT devices used to control lights, heating etc, whether it’s an inherent design flaw or simply bad practice during installation. A recent survey into security in Building Automation Systems revealed that whilst 86% of systems are connected to the Internet in some way, and over half the respondents thought an attack could do significant harm to the organisation, only 29% had implemented security systems around their BAS.