Upcoming RANT Forum to focus on EU Data Protection Regulation

Next week’s RANT Forum will certainly feature one of the hottest topics in the IT security industry right now, as Sarb Sembhi, director of IncomingThought and chair of the ISACA GRA-SC3, will be presenting a talk on the EU Data Protection Regulation as well as other areas such as the state of the privacy policy […]

Major Incident Response Masterclass at This Month's RANT Forum

  The role of the cyber security professional may be among the most demanding in the modern business world. The type of personality who will function best in the job seems to be one that is confident and forthright, yet able to quickly admit to their own limitations. “A good CISO will say, ‘I don’t […]

Digital Surveillance: Who Do You Trust?

The revelations that have been hitting the web and the newsstands since June, when the first stories written from the documents former NSA contractor Edward Snowden leaked to The Guardian were published, continue to shock. Many readers, in the US and the UK particularly, have been at best surprised and at worst outraged to discover […]

Hundreds of security professionals flocked to the RANT conference in June

Acumin has been running its monthly RANT events for the last seven years and it all started from humble beginnings. IT forums are nothing new, but when attending the ones available at the time, Acumin founder and managing director Simon Hember and the team noticed the real value in these gatherings was found afterwards in […]

Acumin's InfoSec Salary Index: Download it here, and find out how to interpret the figures

Every year, Acumin collates information gleaned from placements they’ve made across the information-security sector, and publishes the results as their Salary Index. The key takeaway from the latest of their surveys is that, for the right people, salaries continue to rise. The reasons are several, but hardly complicated: this is an industry where the demand […]