Dan Swinhoe

Dan Swinhoe is UK Editor of CSO Online. Previously he was Senior Staff Writer at IDG Connect.

Protecting fresh fruit from cyberattacks with automation and AI

Where are UK organisations investing their security budgets?

Where are UK organisations investing their security budgets?

Cloud concerns, automation, and human threats are driving security investments in 2019, suggests a CSO study of organisations in the UK.

Morrisons data breach may change the rules around liability in cyber attacks

Morrisons data breach may change the rules around liability in cyber attacks

UK companies may soon be liable for actions of rogue employees, opening them up to massive litigation claims from people affected by data breaches.

GDPR: If the fines don’t get you, the personal claims might

GDPR: If the fines don’t get you, the personal claims might

With the deadline for mis-sold PPI claims coming to an end, GDPR could become the new cash cow for 'no-win, no-fee' law firms and spur a rise of class action lawsuits.

Safe travels: 7 best practices for protecting data at border crossings

Safe travels: 7 best practices for protecting data at border crossings

Border agents are requesting access to devices and the data on them with no regard to your organization's security policies. Here's how to protect that data and your employees.

Humans are the weak link: Security awareness & education still a challenge for UK companies

Humans are the weak link: Security awareness & education still a challenge for UK companies

A new CSO study of UK organizations suggestions human-centric security is a major priority.

5 ways the FTSE 250 falls down on web security (and 1 where they’re pretty good)

5 ways the FTSE 250 falls down on web security (and 1 where they’re pretty good)

The FTSE 250 is good at keeping internet-facing SMB & Telnet exposure down but has work to do around HTTPS and DMARC.

UK’s biggest cyber-hungry employers revealed

UK’s biggest cyber-hungry employers revealed

Competition for security talent in the UK is fierce, with the big four accounting firms all on a hiring spree.

GDPR vs UK Data Protection Act 2018: What’s the difference?

GDPR vs UK Data Protection Act 2018: What’s the difference?

Each EU member state has to pass its own legislation to actually bring GDPR onto its law books, and each implementation can have its own additions and exemptions. So, what’s special about the UK’s version, the Data Protection Act?

How JustEat finds and trains in-house security talent

How JustEat finds and trains in-house security talent

Employees in other departments might have skills that play well in security and the desire to make the jump. JustEat CISO Kevin Fielder explains how he introduces those people to cybersecurity and integrates them with the team.

CSO Online launches in UK

CSO Online launches in UK

Security is a global problem. But geography matters. Whether that’s local compliance regulations, emerging trends around specific or evolving threats, or even geopolitics influencing which groups might target you, where your...

Has the CISO’s standing within the organisation hit a ceiling?

Has the CISO’s standing within the organisation hit a ceiling?

Despite the continuing increase in intrusions and security budgets, the CISO role has seemingly stalled after growing in importance within the organisation in recent years.

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