The next cybersecurity headache: Employees know the rules but just don’t care

Employees are still ignoring cyber security best practice despite being more aware of the risks. Cybersecurity has shot to the top of many IT leaders’ priorities over the past few months as remote working became the de facto way of doing business. Yet despite being more awareness of the security risks of working from home, […]

Why everyone should care about disinformation campaigns

Fortalice CEO and former White House CIO Theresa Payton explains why disinformation is such a potent threat. Dan Patterson, senior producer for CNET and CBS News, spoke with Theresa Payton, cybersecurity expert, CEO of Fortalice Solutions, and author of “Manipulated: Inside the Cyberwar to Hijack Elections and Distort the Truth,” about political disinformation campaigns and […]

London hospital declares critical incident after running out of intensive care beds

A major London hospital declared a ‘critical incident’ after running out of ICU beds due to a surge in coronavirus cases. The situation has been described as ‘f***ing petrifying’ by a senior hospital director in the capital, where the scale of the disease is weeks ahead of the rest of the country. In a message […]

Mum in intensive care with coronavirus begs ‘don’t take any chances’

Gym-going mum, 39, in intensive care with coronavirus begs ‘please don’t take any chances’ A fit and healthy mum-of-two struggling with Covid-19 in intensive care told her colleagues, ‘please don’t take any chances’. Tara Jane Langston, 39, had initially been diagnosed with a chest infection, before her condition worsened and she was rushed to Hillingdon […]

Health care workers brace for coronavirus in the US

As schools, events, bars and restaurants shut down across many parts of the United States, frontline medical workers are bracing for the impact of the new coronavirus SARS-CoV-2. The virus, which causes a disease called COVID-19, can be life-threatening for some individuals, especially those who are over the age of 60 and those with underlying […]

Coronavirus UK: Six people at same care home test positive

The outbreak happened at Highgate Care Home in North Lanarkshire (Picture: Google) A care home is on lockdown after six residents were diagnosed with coronavirus. Highgate Care Home in North Lanarkshire said it had put in place ‘strict infection control measures’ after it identified the positive cases of Covid-19. Staff, residents and their families are […]