21 July 2021
RSM has launched a new virtual Chief Information Security Officer (vCISO) service to help middle market businesses protect themselves and their customers from the rapid rise in data breaches and cybercrime.
22 June 2021
Amidst ever-evolving cyber threats, it has never been more important for businesses to incorporate cyber security as part of their overall business strategy. As a result, a new C-suite level position, the Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) has been developed.
18 May 2021
Figures obtained by RSM under a Freedom of Information request demonstrate a 28 per cent rise in cyber-attacks reported to the FCA by financial services companies last year.
21 April 2021
New research has revealed the extent to which middle-market businesses are exposed to cyber-attacks in the UK with 56 per cent of businesses operating without any form of cyber-security insurance. This is despite one in five companies reporting an attack in the last 12 months and the likelihood of a continued surge in cyber-attacks in the coming months, and beyond.
16 April 2021
A recent cyber attack has highlighted vulnerabilities in Microsoft Exchange servers. We take a look at what happened and why organisations need to be mindful of Microsoft Exchange security.
25 November 2020
RSM has warned of a potential wave of cybercrime over the coming days on a scale not seen before. The leading audit, tax and consulting firm predicts cybercrime could increase by as much as 50 per cent, as lockdown coupled with Christmas shopping creates a perfect storm for cybercrime.
08 October 2020
There is a call to action to the government to give further consideration to a special administration regime for the insolvency of higher education institutions along the same lines as already exists for further education and social housing.
11 September 2020
Cybercrime is nothing new, but increased levels of connectivity, remote working, reliance on technology, and automation means the risk of attack is rising rapidly. In this article, we look at the common types of cybercrime and how you can protect your business against them.
03 August 2020
The Committee of University Chairs (CUC) published its Higher Education (HE) Audit Committees Code of Practice (the Code) in May 2020. The updates to the Code are certainly welcomed in particular during these unprecedented times with significant change, uncertainty within the sector and changing risk profiles.