Driving home the threats to online cars

By Jason McNicholas Cyber Security Apprentice With internet connected cars becoming more and more commonplace, security issues are also becoming more apparent. Flaws are being found in cars that can cause hackers to remotely take over a car with potentially very dangerous consequences. The following link is a video by WIRED Magazine showing 2 security …

Fast Cyber Essentials certification

Quality and speed of service is what makes Indelible Data stand out from the crowd according to its customers. Most who responded to a recent customer survey conducted by the Cyber Essentials Certification Body, chose the company because of recommendation or reputation. Indelible Data has passed more than 1500 submissions since the Government launched the …

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Tips on passing Cyber Essentials first time

By Jason McNicholas Cyber Essentials assessor Important note: As of 1st April 2020 the Cyber Essentials Scheme changed structure and there is now only one NCSC Trusted Partner (IASME) coordinating Certification Bodies and other Cyber Essentials realated activities. For a comprehensive guide to passing first time using the IASME questionnaire, please see our updated companion …

‘We have your password’

By Jason McNicholas Cyber Security Apprentice A Family member came to me saying that they received this Scam email from their own account which included her actual password, the Email however, went into spam. This is an example of credential stuffing for blackmail/extortion. If you receive an Email like this it’s extremely unlikely that they will …

New weekly Blog launched

With technicians on the front line of the cyber war, we thought it time Indelible Data shared our in-house knowledge and experience. From translating NCSC’s latest advice into bite-sized articles, to bringing you the latest on cyber news, advice and emerging threats, Indelible Data’s weekly Blog posts will keep you up to date. We’ll also …