Open Letter to Nominet’s Top Members

Statue of David by Michelangelo

To: Webfusion Ltd, UK 1&1 Internet AG, Germany GoDaddy.com LLP, USA Namesco Ltd, Italy NetBenefit UK Ltd, Canada Iomart Hosting Ltd, UK LCN.com Ltd, UK Daily Internet Services, UK Key-Systems GmbH, Germany Fibranet Services Ltd, Isle of Man Together, your … Continued


Standards in the Supply Chain

In the middle of the 17th Century, Isaac Newton was allegedly sitting ‘neath an apple tree, pondering the nature of the universe, when an apple fell off the tree and hit him on the head.  Unlike most such victims, Isaac, … Continued


Cost-Effective Continuity

What is business continuity? Organisations today across the public, private and voluntary sectors are becoming increasingly aware of a broad spectrum of risks to their IT infrastructure, which could affect their ability to function at peak performance.  At the simplest … Continued




Creating BS25777

Setting out to create a new formal standard for Business Continuity Management (BCM) for Information and Communications Technologies (ICT) is no small or simple undertaking.  There are many experts and standards bodies, both national and international, who might want to … Continued


Winmark Round Table – 14 May – London

I have been invited to speak at a Winmark Network round table for professional services firms to discuss cyber security and related matters.  After the event, I will update this page with some details of what happened. For more details … Continued




On Privacy in Cyberspace

Is it a contradiction in terms to be an advocate of social media and yet be concerned about privacy?  I am.  And not just because I work in the world of information security.  I am also a citizen and a … Continued