Heartbleed: What Have We Learned?

Here at the Acumin Blog we always try to tread carefully. We realise this means we’re not like a lot of other blogs, and it also means we won’t be your first port of call for breaking infosec news (though we trust you’re keeping a close eye on the news feed over at the main […]

Quiz Our Panel of Experts at April's Infosecurity Europe RANT Forum Special

There’s a different venue and a new look to this month’s RANT Forum, as the premier talking-shop for Britain’s cyber-security and information-assurance professionals follows the rest of the industry over to west London for the Infosecurity Europe event. In partnership with co-hosts for the night, Trend Micro, RANT founders Acumin are temporarily relocating the lively […]

A Double Dose of Debate at May's RANT Forum

You lucky, lucky people. Not only is RANT gearing up for its second annual day-long conference in a couple of weeks (details here – and sign up soon, it’s nearly full), but this month’s regular RANT Forum offers a double helping of information-security plain-talking, as two experienced and respected professionals tackle a different hot-button topic. […]

So How Was It for You? Reliving RANTCon via Twitter

It was “emotional, controversial, and highly entertaining,” declared RANT Events founder Simon Hember at the close of yesterday’s second annual RANT Conference. And while he would say good things about his own event, the genuine delight that infused his valedictory address was very clearly genuine. Translating the chat-over-a-pint atmosphere of the long-running RANT Forum format […]

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 […]

Acumin Launch in US

Recruitment services specialist expands team following demand from US vendors Acumin Consulting, the leading UK recruitment services specialist to the information security and risk management markets, launches today its services to the US market.  The expansion comes as a result of demand from US-based vendors that Acumin has previously serviced within Europe and Acumin’s desire to build a global Information Security recruitment practice. […]

Hello IRM World…we have a blog!

Welcome to The Acumin Blog.  Acumin Consulting were founded 14 years ago and are specialists in the Information Security and Risk Management sector. We specialist in a range of Recruitment Services including Permanent and Contract Contingency Recruitment, Executive Search and Managed Services.  Based on this strong offering we were able to launch our Go-To-Market Services […]