“I can’t get leadership support”

Early in August I shared my story of developing a Security Champions programme that went viral, at SANS https://www.sans.org/cyber-security-summit/archives/file/summit-archive-1565204404.pdf .  Following that talk many discussions started like this… ‘thanks, that’s exactly what I need to do, but I struggle to get support to start my Security Champions programme’. If you’re […]

Developing Secure Behaviours: our latest white paper

There’s a misapprehension that because culture is a complex phenomenon it’s hard to define. Actually, it doesn’t have to be difficult: Culture is how we communicate what matters to us through what we say and do on a daily basis. Not so long ago, technical attacks by cyber-criminals required security […]

Case Study – Security Champions

Today we have published a new case study documenting the development and implementation of a successful security advocates programme. Our client, a large utilities company, used security advocates to unite physical and online security responsibilities, and witnessed a cultural shift towards a proactive, collaborative security culture. Enjoy this read and […]

Layer 8 signs VCW as UK distribution partner for cyber security training solutions

Layer 8, provider of experiential cyber security training solutions, has appointed VCW Security as UK distribution partner. As an established UK distributor of IT security solutions and services, this partnership will enable VCW to expand its portfolio of cyber security solutions. This will allow resellers to provide customers with an […]

How do you talk about online collaboration tools to your business?

‘I want to use the latest online collaboration tool, what’s your advice on securing it’? “When people start asking me proactively, that’s my measure of success. That was how a conversation ended between me and the Head of Security at a FTSE100 company. It started a little differently – ‘we […]