Is your Software a soft target?

By Euan Henderson Cyber Technologist Apprentice In February the NCSC published guidance on what both developers and consumers of software should focus on when implementing or buying a new product. It has produced a checklist for products to show they are resistant to elevated threats. This Blog focuses on the high level assurance principles, set …

UK Google data on the move

By Euan Henderson Cyber Security apprentice Earlier this year, Google released a statement outlining the company’s plan to move the data of UK users from its datacentres in the EU to the US. Services, including Gmail, YouTube and the Android Play store are likely to be affected and it is believed that this move is …

Checklist for staying secure while working from home

By Jason McNicholas Cyber Security Technologist In the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic, people around the world have been working from home in order to prevent the virus spreading. Naturally, a sudden change to home working for millions of employees used to an office environment, causes significant security concerns We have prepared an easy guide …

Lockdown started my first week in the job!

By Abbey Wright Business Administration apprentice Abbey Wright started work as a Business Administration apprentice the week lockdown was imposed. She met her work colleagues briefly in March and hasn’t seen them since. Here she talks about the challenges she’s facing. What’s it like working from home? It can be quite a struggle working from …

Defenses down while working from home

By Euan Henderson Cyber Security Apprentice It’s easy to drop our guard and become vulnerable to online threats while working from home. Thousands of new phishing scams have emerged during the Covid-19 crisis and the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) is working to remove malicious sites used for phishing and to spread malware. Common scams …

Business continuity during Covid 19 crisis

We’d like to reassure clients that our Cyber Essentials Level 1 assessment service will be maintained throughout the current crisis. We will follow Government advice, as and when it is announced, and where possible, conduct Cyber Essentials Plus assessments remotely should a site visit be impossible. Indelible Data is well prepared to deal with the …

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Vacancy for Cyber Essentials Plus Assessor

Indelible Data is looking for an IT professional with at least three years experience to join the team in Cumbria as a Cyber Essentials Level 1 and Plus Assessor. With more than 1000 customers based all over the country, the job will involve frequent travel and the successful candidate would be required to work on …

Phishing alert

By Jason McNicholas Cyber Security Technologist Over the last few months we have seen a new trend in phishing emails during investigations in our malware lab. These emails will often link to a login page for a common account such as a Microsoft or  Google account. The login pages look identical to the real login …