What can we Learn from Business Victims of Cybercrime?

The threat posed by cybercrime is constantly evolving and with it so is the cost to businesses as they try to retrieve lost data and recover from business interruption, regardless of whether they chose to pay things like cryptocurrency ransom demands or not (police advice is always not to pay by the way!).  

Meet the Protos Networks team!

Meet the Protos Networks team! They are cyber security and networks specialists. They offer a range of services such as Internal/External Penetration Testing, Network Design, Cloud Security and Security Information and Event Management (SEIM). Protos Networks is also an IASME accredited Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus certification body. The Cyber Resilience Centre (CRC) is incredibly proud to work with Protos Network through the Trusted Supplier group. 

Meet IT and Cyber Security Experts, SaaSAge

The Cyber Resilience Centre (CRC) is proud to be working in partnership with local managed IT services provider, SaaSAge. Their expert team are on the forefront of industry developments so that they can deliver real-world services to businesses across a wide range of sectors. They provide a range of cyber security services, including penetration testing, incident recovery, and Cyber Essentials. 

Industry experts discuss cybercrime spike

Aside from how the COVID-19 pandemic has impacted the cybersecurity landscape, several themes emerged on how fraudsters are currently operating and how people can stay protected.

Meet our Trusted Supplier, Cybertec Group

Cybertec Group is a company consisting of ex UK Military service personnel who have years of experience in highly technical roles, from Integrated Communications Systems to Cyber Security for some of the UK’s most high readiness military units and emergency response.

Meet our Ethical Hackers!

Meet our talented team of Cyber Security Consultants (Ethical Hackers) who work with Greater Manchester businesses to provide advice and support through our cyber resilience services.

Cyber Expert Group Officially Launched!

We are proud to announce the official launch of the Cyber Expert Group made up of security experts from the region's leading businesses, including KPMG, Hiscox, TalkTalk, Co-op, Deloitte, Siemens, Northrop Grumman, CGI and NCC Group.

COVID-19 Online Guidance

The National Cyber Security Centre has reported an increase in cybercrime since the outbreak of COVID-19, including ransomware attacks and phishing. With the support of the Business Resilience International Management centre, we have put together some guidance for businesses during this challenging time. 

Smishing Attempt - Real Example

Smishing attempts are a common method of attack, often posing as well-known organisations that the target is likely to have an account with.