What cyber security trends should we anticipate in 2018?

As 2018 draws nearer, it can only mean one thing; New Year’s Resolutions are on the agenda! Whether it’s starting the gym, consuming fewer alcoholic beverages, or even learning to play the Ukulele, we have the perfect New Year’s Resolution for you…To create a safer and more secure workplace. 2017 produced some notorious cyber security incidents, with organisations such as …

We’re supporting Cyber Security Challenge’s Boot Camp

Bob’s Business will be supporting the Cyber Security Challenge Boot Camp in Bristol. We will be hosting the pub quiz to the students who attend the event. Throughout the two-day event, students will be attending talks, panel sessions as well as various challenges. The purpose of this event is so that students, who are interested in the cyber world, gain …

Walking Into The Unknown: Work Experience at Bob’s Business

Bob’s Business is incredibly lucky to have four different students working at Bob’s Business over the month of August where they get a chance to gain work experience in the CyberSecurity Field. Jack Riley, who was interested in the design and creative aspects, walks us through his experience. I would like to start of by saying a big thank you …

Ben’s Work Experience at Bob’s Business

Bob’s Business is incredibly lucky to have four different students working at Bob’s Business over the month of August where they get a chance to gain work experience in the Cyber Security Field. Ben Methley was here for two weeks, this is his experience. I was lucky enough to have the opportunity to work at Bob’s Business for two weeks …

A Week In The Life of Bob’s Business

Bob’s Business is incredibly lucky to have four different students working at Bob’s Business over the month of August where they get a chance to gain work experience in the Cyber Security Field. Sally Shenton, who was interested in marketing, was the first student to visit us and this is her experience I have recently been at Bob’s Business on …

Yorkshire Cyber Security Cluster Meeting

We are pleased to announce that following the success of the first meeting, we will be hosting the second Yorkshire Cyber Security Cluster meeting in Leeds City Centre on Oct 20th. The meeting will be a great opportunity to share ideas, network and collaborate with others in the information security field. The location of the second meeting is Aspire Leeds in Leeds City Centre. …

Gameover Zeus and CryptoLocker warning

The National Crime Agency (NCA) has given the UK public two weeks to up their computer defences. Two forms of malware (GameOverZeus & CryptoLocker) have been attacking hundreds of thousands of users with increasing severity as time has passed. goZeus and CryptoLocker both have different methods,  however they have a singular goal; to take as much money from you as …

Staying Secure on Valentines Day

Buying your loved one some antivirus software for Valentine’s day may not be the most romantic of ideas, but trust us it would be a very sensible gift idea. Don’t go thinking that scammers won’t stoop to the low of playing on your raw emotion; the valentines hysteria can distort your better judgement and leave you in a costly mess …

The Insider Threat

The Information Parasite. A Parasite lives on its host and derives nutrients such as sensitive data, company critical information, intellectual property and other vital assets at the expense of its target. The average parasite is around an inch in length, possibly even smaller, you wouldn’t even notice if you had one lurking somewhere on your person, would you? The fact …

Shop Securely This Christmas

Ensure the only pounds you’ve lost in January are those from that double helping of Christmas pud! The general consensus at Christmas is that we all gain a little and at Bob’s Business we want to make sure that you don’t lose any pounds during the festivities. Of course, we’d all love to lose weight whilst having our Christmas dinner, …