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Cyber security - articles

Features and articles from ICAEW on cyber security.

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Behind the clouds: Getting the hang of cloud computing

Develop your awareness of cloud computing and its risks, with Peter Mandich’s introduction to the faculty’s new report for internal auditors.

Focus on managing cyber risk

Brendon O'Hara ICAEW Newsletter - Northern Ireland March 2018

Bernard O’Hara, Director in Risk Consulting in KPMG, shares some thoughts on areas of focus for Business Owners and Board members in Northern Ireland in dealing with Cyber Risk.

Make cyber security as easy as locking front door

Malcolm Bacchus London Accountant August 2017

Malcolm Bacchus, president of the LSCA, argues that the IT industry, as well as the computer end-user, should share responsibility in the fight against cyber crime.

We all have security fatigue, don't we?

Is the pressure we face to make sure our online information is secure actually making us less likely to make sound security decisions? David Jackson investigates.

When Croydon tackled cyber warfare

Deirdre Thomas London Accountant June 2017

Outgoing ICAEW Chartered Accountants Croydon President Deirdre Thomas tells London Accountant about her packed year – Brexit debates, fintech presentations and cyber warfare.

Fraudsters find new methods to target medical practices

Ian Crompton Healthcare Community Newsletter September 2016

As with many other sectors, medical practices need to maintain a high level of vigilance in order to spot fraudsters who continue to develop new, increasingly sophisticated tactics to steal their funds.

Mitigating the risk of cybercrime

Cybercrime and financial fraud has become an increasing threat for businesses and individuals across the UK.

New London cyber security group launched

London Accountant London Accountant June 2016

July 2016: The launch of the London Group of the Cyber-security Information Sharing Partnership (CiSP) will give accountants real-time warnings of computer crime in the capital.


Cybercrime is real and prevalent. Many of your law clients are unaware or are ignorant of the issue. Here is some advice on how your clients are being targeted and how to help them avoid being scammed.

City police turn teachers in fraud fight

London Accountant London Accountant March 2016

March 2016; The City of London Police is helping governments and the private sector tackle the ever-growing threat of fraud.

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