What the National Cyber Security Strategy means for your business

In January this year, the Government announced it was investing £2.6 billion in cyber over three years as part of the Government Cyber Security Strategy. The aim of the Strategy is that Government functions will be ‘significantly hardened’ to cyber attack by 2025 – with important implications for companies working with Government.  The new strategy comes against a background of …

Why training for an arctic challenge is a lot like planning for a cyber attack

We’re delighted to report that Rebecca, our fantastic Operations Manager, completed the Arctic Challenge and returned home safely earlier this month. Becky described her experience as ‘truly cleansing for the soul’.  As we shared some of her final preparation in the countdown before she set off for the Arctic Circle, we couldn’t help but notice the many synergies between undertaking …

Three challenges in implementing cyber security within healthcare

Have you stopped and thought recently about how much of your life now takes place online? Not only do we default to online services for more or less every aspect of our daily routines, we depend on connectivity in order to get the basics done. As our reliance on devices with an internet connection skyrocketed in large part due to …

SC Insights | Building the business case for cyber security in healthcare

For this SC Insights | Magazine edition, we’ve compiled the stats, facts and real-life stories that make it easy for healthcare organisations to strengthen the business case for a cyber security budget capable of delivering adequate protection for an industry we rely on so fundamentally. 

How to prepare for the ultimate test of resilience

With just six weeks to go until Becky’s flight is scheduled to take off for Sweden, she’s been busy prepping her kit – with the help of her doe-eyed dog, Thor! Needless to say he’s not thrilled by the prospect of her trip, though he’s yet to turn down a walk in support of Becky’s fitness goals. “Now, my training …

Could you take on the Arctic Challenge?

When our Operations Manager, Becky Liptrott, found out that her husband, an active serving member of the Royal Navy, would be deployed from September 2020 for six months, she found herself looking for a new challenge to push her out of her comfort zone, and keep her busy until he returned. On discovering the Arctic Survival Challenge, she didn’t think …

A new look for Stratia Cyber

Welcome to the brand new Stratia Cyber website! We’ve freshened things up as part of celebrating our 10 year milestone this year. You’ll find all our consultancy services listed in one place, certifications now sit together, and you can get a flavour for our years of experience spanning all major sectors with a selection of case studies that bring our …

SC Insights | Cyber security readiness for law firms: part iii

As firms opt for a more permanent split between homebased and office working, will recognition of the responsibility to provide adequate protection for information assets keep pace with the rate at which legal is exploring new environments in pursuit of greater market share? In this series we’ve looked back at the outputs and opinions shared in Frontiers 2021: Legal IT …

SC Insights | Four reasons why it’s essential to take a people focused view of cyber risk in today’s legal landscape: part ii

Leaders rated the level of cyber threat against their organisations as an average 7 (1 being ‘negligible’, 10 ‘extremely high’) in the Legal IT Landscapes 2021 poll on information security. In part two of this series, we focus on law firms’ people and how the human factor influences a firm’s cyber risk level. LawCare recently released Life in the Law …