February 2014

  • News Announcement

    Perfect 11 on URM’s Valentine’s Day CISMP

    11 out of 11 distinctions on URM CISMP Course in February 2014 Having sat URM’s 5 day residential Course from 10-14 February, the 11 delegates spent the final afternoon on Valentine’s Day sitting a 2-hour CISMP exam. Not only did all 11 pass the exam, they all managed to achieve a distinction (awarded for 80 […]

  • News Announcement

    URM supports UK’s first transition to ISO 27001:2013

    URM is delighted to announce that with URM’s support, Telstra Global EMEA has become the first organisation in the UK to be recommended for accredited transition to ISO 27001:2013 by its certification body. This reflects the hard work and dedication of the Telstra Global EMEA team, that quickly realised the benefits of transitioning to the new […]

  • Industry News

    The ICO begins public consultation on new guidance on data protection and the media

    The ICO has begun its public consultation on new guidance on data protection and the media. The draft guidance has been developed following Lord Justice Leveson’s recommendation that the Information Commissioner develops specific and comprehensive guidance on the application of the Data Protection Act to the press. The deadline for responses to the consultation on […]

  • Industry News

    Barclays Customer Data ‘Stolen’

    Investigations have been launched after a report that thousands of confidential files with Barclays Bank customers details had been stolen and sold. The Mail on Sunday said an anonymous whistleblower had handed it a memory stick with the personal data of 2,000 Barclays customers, saying information on a further 25,000 was also available. The files are said […]