Cybersecurity attacks have increased exponentially in recent years and are a growing concerned for both large and small business enterprises. As more companies engage in digitisation programmes they may, unwittingly, make themselves vulnerable to cyber-attacks. Engaging in safe and secure online behaviours is at the heart of this process and this half day workshop is aimed at equipping attendees with some basic cybersecurity knowledge that will support their interactions with the business community.
1. Introduction to cyber security
What is cyber security? The threat landscape and UK business
Notable hackers/past events that changed the shape of cyber security. Law surrounding cyber security/hacking
Professor of Human-Computer Interaction, and Chartered Psychology, Faculty of Technology at the University of Sunderland.
Extensive experience of working with SMEs to design and evaluate software services on diverse platforms (mobile, desktop and ATMs) in sectors including local government, transport, accountancy, and health. Trained software developers in the use of user-centred design and evaluation methods and embedding of user-centred practices.