Holding Liberty accountable

Liberty claims that it is in control of its technology and data infrastructure after a massive data breach but the fact that hackers could extract data undetected is alarming. Cyber criminals are now claiming a ransom to not release the information of Liberty’s top clients and this news has…

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A GDPR explainer

Even though the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) does not come into force until May 25, businesses and consumers have been wearily feeling its effects for some time. GDPR is the European Union’s latest effort to protect the personal privacy of its citizens – and it comes with teeth. As…

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There is no insurance for data breaches

Whilst many IT (Information Technology) security providers choose scare tactics to force companies to rip and replace their existing systems to safeguard company data, a number of small business insurers are offering cover to transfer the risk of any security breach. Both approaches are highly questionable. There is definitely no…

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