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 …

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 …

Government still facing host of cybersecurity challenges for delivering citizen services

When Think Digital Partners asked us to comment on cybersecurity challenges facing the government in delivering citizen services, a number of things came to mind. Read the full feature for our views on risks surrounding legacy systems, inefficiency and siloed working that continue to threaten the government and the public sector. Stratia Cyber MD says legacy systems and inefficiency mean …

Secure by design: the golden opportunity

Excerpt from SC Insights | Dispersed by design Working from home has directly led to increased cyber risk across every sector; opportunities for breach have simply multiplied. So how should organisations weigh up this enhanced desire for work-life balance with their fundamental necessity to responsibly protect information assets? It wouldn’t be unfounded to predict that the gap will widen, in …

What is the hybrid working model?

Excerpt from SC Insights | Dispersed by design Lou Mahanty, Managing Director, Stratia Cyber Good question. We really liked this definition ‘a workplace that is a moveable feast for normal and power users alike’ – thanks to the folks at eweek.com.Many of the global population have had a taste of freedom to work from anywhere on any device. In response …