Is your Internet of Things device in danger of being hacked?

Could it be that someone or something is hacking into your TV, your fridge, or that new connected voice command speaker in the corner?

The Internet of Things may be fatally flawed, according to cyber-security experts, with over 400,000 devices being reportedly hacked in recent days in what has been called the largest such attack on record. Now, experts are calling for greater scrutiny of IoT devices.

Earlier Robert Van Egghen spoke to Colin Tankard, Managing Director of data security provider Digital Pathways.

Listen to full interview here

Is employee negligence the biggest cyber threat to companies?

IBM has created a new app to analyse the behaviour of company employees. The app will determine whether or not a company’s systems have been compromised by cybercriminals – so-called ‘insider threats’. But while the term ‘insider threat’ may invoke the image of a malicious employee lurking in the shadows trying to steal company secrets, industry experts say the real threat to companies’ cybersecurity is simply worker negligence. Share Radio’s Robert Van Egghen spoke to Colin Tankard, Managing Director of data security providers Digital Pathways, who began by explaining whether employee negligence is really the cyber threat companies should be worrying about.

Listen to the full interview here on Insider Threat

Comms Business Awards

Official Comms Business Awards video 2015, where Digital Pathways were proud sponsors of Channel Sales Person of the Year, winner Kyla Stack with a very entertaining David Walliams as the evenings host.