Annual Report & Project Catalogue 2021

We have recently launched our RISCS Annual Report for 2020 and our first project catalogue. You can take a look a both documents by following this link: https://www.riscs.org.uk/riscs-annual-report-and-project-catalogue/

Call for Quantification and Cyber Risk Fellow

National Cyber Security Centre in collaboration with the Research Institute for Sociotechnical Cyber Security Invites applications for ‘RISCS Fellow’ on the research theme of ‘Quantification and Cyber Risk’ Closing date: Friday 16th April 2021 The National Cyber...
Tackling a phishing problem? Don’t pen test your staff

Tackling a phishing problem? Don’t pen test your staff

Professor Angela Sasse, UCL Published as part of the Cyber Readiness for Boards (CR4B) Project. Many companies are concerned about the threat of phishing – employees leaking credentials or allowing malicious code access by clicking  on embedded links or opening...

Building bridges: policy engagement training for our community

How can our research inform policy? Who are policy makers and how do they actually ‘make’ policy?  by Flo Greatrix, RISCS Policy Adviser As the policy adviser for RISCS, I am tasked with improving the dialogue and building relationships between our...

Call for SME Participation: Economic Metrics In Cybersecurity

A multidisciplinary team of researchers at Cardiff University extends an invitation to take part in a research project which aims to establish how SMEs make decisions about cybersecurity investments and, ultimately, how this process can be better supported and...

Cyber Insurance and Risk Management: Challenges and Opportunities

UCL gates in March 2020 A new playground for underwriters? Corporate boards the world over are scrambling to address the unique challenges of the COVID-19 global pandemic – particularly the impact of social distancing. In addition to the obvious problems this causes...

Call for Start-ups to join the NCSC Cyber Accelerator Programme

ACE-CSR PIs and RI Directors The NCSC Cyber Accelerator is a collaboration between the UK Government Department for Digital, Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS), the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC, part of GCHQ) , and Wayra UK (Telefónica’s Open Innovation...