Cyber crooks poised to get fat this Christmas

Cyber-attacks are poised to rise sharply this Christmas as criminals look to exploit a ‘perfect storm’ of circumstances, a leading expert has warned. Matt Horan from C3IA Solutions, based in Poole, Dorset, says homes as well as businesses should be on their guard.

Soldier’s dream is coming true

A British soldier’s dream of building an IT suite in his penniless home village in Ghana is a step closer after work began on the project. Sony Assuon, a Lance Corporal in the Royal Corps of Signals, has so far raised around £9,000 – a quarter of the total needed.

Hackers discover perfect storm in the maritime sector

Britain’s maritime industry needs to embrace the government’s code of practice relating to cyber-security for ships, according to one of the country’s leading experts. Andy Cuff, who heads Computer Network Defence (CND), has warned that vessels are still far too vulnerable to hackers.

Berry goes digital in Cornwall

Berry Recruitment’s branch in Truro, Cornwall, has appointed Matt Wolstenholme as a consultant specialising in the technology sector. Truro has more superfast broadband connections than most European cities and the tech sector in the county is growing at an astonishing pace. Matt, who previously worked for a specialist digital recruiter in Bristol, is developing the new desk at the branch … Read More