Cybersecurity and Cyberthreats for SMEs and Individuals

Lauren Strong from our Digital Resilience programme talks to Vasileios Karagiannopoulos, Associate Professor in Cybercrime and Cybersecurity at the University of Portsmouth, to discuss cybersecurity and cyberthreats to Small and Medium Enterprises and individuals.

Showcasing Digital Resilience at the Festival of Crime

Over the weekend our Digital Resilience team attended the Festival of Crime organised by the University of Portsmouth. The event showcased over 30 years of criminology and crime-related studies at the University, showing the public what they do to tackle and understand crime. It was great to meet so many wonderful people and share our knowledge […]

Networking event encourages businesses to strengthen their IT security

Last week Lisa Gibbs, our Business Digital Resilience programme lead, presented to Portsmouth City Council’s network meeting at the Kings Theatre. Lisa, who is also Director of Philip Gibbs Insurance Brokers, gave attendees an overview of Shaping Portsmouth and the programme, its aims, resources available, and the partners involved, and then introduced Emma Mouncey and Ramata Touré from […]

Two Shaping Portsmouth Programme Leads to take part in CEO Sleepout

Two of our Programme Leads have pledged to take part in CEO Sleepout Portsmouth on Thursday 27th April. Lisa Gibbs, leader of our Business Digital Resilience programme, and Stephanie Parker, who recently joined as Co-Lead of our Skills & Employability programme will be spending the night under the stars at Fratton Park to raise money […]

University of Portsmouth students support Business Digital Resilience

Our Business Digital Resilience programme is delighted to welcome two new students from the Cyberclinic at Portsmouth University. Both Emma Mouncey and Ramata Touré applied to join the programme as part of their work placement. After an informal interview with Lisa Gibbs, Programme Lead for the Business Digital Resilience Programme and Director of Phillip Gibbs Insurance Brokers, and […]

Trademark Infringement [Video]

Paul Newton, Mental Theft

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mmz_6bRU9eY Paul Newton from MentalTheft presents an update about a Trademark Infringement scam to look out for.

That phishing site Gone in 600 Seconds [Video]

As tech experts, sometimes we learn stats that blow our minds. This latest one about phishing websites really surprised us. It comes with good news about an enhanced way to protect your business.

Beware of those “Too good to be true” Facebook ads! [Video]

Facebook can be a great platform to advertise your business and engage with your customers. But criminals have a new scam that you need to be aware of. Zinq IT is a member of the Shaping Portsmouth Digital Resilience programme and their latest video shows what to look out for.