Software security specialist ClickNet European vice president said: ‘Businesses seems to be reliant on one, or sometimes two basic tools, which have been implemented as an overall policy. The reality is that firewalls do not stop hackers.’
He advised companies to install intrusion prevention software, which stops access to critical corporate resources before any unauthorised transactions can occur.
Cowgill Holloway and Warings Business Advisors have merged, with a range of growth plans in the North West put in place
New growth opportunities in Aberdeen, North East Scotland, are being invested in by Grant Thornton
If businesses do not take cyber security seriously in their business planning regulators may do it for them, the ICAEW has warned
The Financial Reporting Council has issued guidance regarding the annual reporting of 1,200 large and smaller listed companies. The letter highlighted the key issues and improvements that can be made in the 2016 reporting season