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Commissum Press Release – Security Consultant Jon Prince Achieves ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Status



Commissum Press Release – Security Consultant Jon Prince Achieves ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Status

28th March, 2017
46 Shore
EH6 6QU
Edinburgh, Midlothian
For immediate release

Commissum Press Release – Security Consultant Jon Prince Achieves ISO 27001 Lead Auditor Status

Jon Prince, Security Consultant at Commissum, has recently passed his ISO 27001 Lead Auditor course, bolstering the cybersecurity company’s consultancy … |More

The Investigatory Powers Bill Has Been Granted Royal Assent and is Now UK Law



The Investigatory Powers Bill Has Been Granted Royal Assent and is Now UK Law

We haven’t heard much lately about the Investigatory Powers Bill – dubbed the “Snooper’s Charter” by its opponents – and to be fair there’s been quite a lot on. We’ve had Brexit and its fallout, the Rio Olympics, Internet of Things botnets running wild, and now President-elect … |More

Commissum Press Release – Commissum Continue Senior Technical Resource Recruitment with new Senior Consultant Norbert Baliga



Commissum Press Release – Commissum Continue Senior Technical Resource Recruitment with new Senior Consultant Norbert Baliga

2nd November, 2016

46 Shore

EH6 6QU

Edinburgh, Midlothian

For immediate release.

COMMISSUM PRESS RELEASE – COMMISSUM CONTINUE SENIOR TECHNICAL RESOURCE RECRUITMENT WITH NEW SENIOR CONSULTANT NORBERT BALIGA

Norbert joins Commissum at a very exciting time for the Edinburgh-based Cybersecurity consultancy. His addition is part of the … |More

Commissum Press Release – Further Growth at Commissum with Hire of Cybersecurity Consultant Jon Prince



Commissum Press Release – Further Growth at Commissum with Hire of Cybersecurity Consultant Jon Prince

6th September, 2016

46 Shore

EH6 6QU

Edinburgh, Midlothian
For immediate release.

COMMISSUM PRESS RELEASE – FURTHER GROWTH AT COMMISSUM WITH HIRE OF CYBERSECURITY CONSULTANT JON PRINCE

Jon is the latest hire at growing Edinburgh cybersecurity firm Commissum, joining as security consultant.

Ever-expanding demand within Commissum’s … |More

The More We All Know About IT Security the Better!



The More We All Know About IT Security the Better!



For those in the know, last Thursday evening saw the first Security Scotland MeetUp. It was organised and hosted by Stu Hirst of Skyscanner at their snazzy office in the Quartermile part of Edinburgh. I think it’s safe to say the night was a massive success … |More

Ransomware – Practical Tips in a Straightforward Manner



Ransomware – Practical Tips in a Straightforward Manner



No doubt the evolution of ransomware remains to be a hot topic among businesses and the security community in 2016. Cybercrime ecosystems remain in place, providing easy access to tools and exploit kits to carry out crime – so here we are, trying to tackle the … |More

Is Your Healthcare Device Hackable?



Is Your Healthcare Device Hackable?



Healthcare is a very personal subject for most of us. Therefore, the last thing we want is for something to go wrong. However, the healthcare sector is one of the most complicated industries, and its cybersecurity is particularly complex. Not surprisingly, ransomware in medical devices is … |More

Who Cares? It’s Only Security.



Who Cares? It’s Only Security.



I saw the above image on LinkedIn earlier and started writing a response to a couple of comments lambasting the fact security was way down at number 7 despite it being the fear fodder of the press. There were some insightful comments and I started offering … |More

Are Phishing Attacks Here to Stay?



Are Phishing Attacks Here to Stay?



Phishing is a frequent cause of data security incidents in organisations. It is probably one of the most effective social engineering tools in the hacker’s kit. The reason a lot of organisations become targets of phishing attacks is that employees are simply not aware of its … |More

Mrs Clinton Chose Convenience over Security



Mrs Clinton Chose Convenience over Security

The story about Hillary Rodham Clinton’s use of a private email server for purposes that are far beyond the personal level has gone viral. When Mrs Clinton served as US Secretary of State she should have thought her actions through better… Using private, potentially less secure, email when dealing with … |More