Stephen Manson

Expert in Cyber Security

Contact Me

Articles


E-Signatures save alot of paper and time.

E-Signatures

Although more companies than ever before are now going paperless to save the environment, they often encounter problems when it’s time to get a signature for an official document. Typically, the process involves having to print out the document before signing it, sending it off to the second party, having them print it out, sign it and return it before printing it yet again and filing it away. Luckily, this outdated procedure is starting to be replaced by something far better – the e-signature.

Find out more

ATMs are an easy target for thieves.

Banks And ATMs

The banking industry today are having to work harder than ever before to keep up with developments in technology and to stay one step ahead of criminals who are ready to use advanced methods to steal customers’ hard earned money. It’s no wonder then that over the last few years a raft of security measures have been put in place to help improve security at all levels of banking, from withdrawing cash from an automated teller machines to paying for goods over the counter with a debit card. So, just what measures are today’s financial institutions taking to protect us?

Find out more

Conferences are great for informing alot of pople at once.

Conferences

As part of my role as a cybersecurity expert, I m often asked to speak at events and conferences about my area of expertise. This is part of my job that I really enjoy, since I find it very rewarding to pass on the information that I have gleaned on the subject and also to help inform others about what they can do to protect their customers or to stay safe themselves when using the internet for financial reasons. Some of the conferences that I am speaking at over the next few months include:

Find out more

Upcoming events to keep an eye at in 2019-2019.

Upcoming Events 2018-2019

The field of digital security is an especially prominent one at the moment, and since cybersecurity is a hot topic across many sectors it doesn’t come as too much of a surprise that every year sees more events dedicated to the theme. If you’re interested in finding out more about digital security, how it can affect you and how you can improve the online security of your own business or assets when making financial transactions over the internet, attending one of these upcoming events over the next few months could be a good idea for you.

Find out more

Digital Evidence  is a information stored in a digital format that can be used in a court.

Electronic Evidence

Electronic evidence, sometimes known as digital evidence, is a term that refers to probative information which is either transmitted or stored in a digital format and which could then be used at a trial or court case. Before digital evidence is accepted by the court, it must be determined whether that evidence is authentic, relevant, hearsay or whether copies will be acceptable or whether the original must be produced.

Find out more

The Online Betting industry works hard to protect their customers.

Online Betting System Security

While most industries are now taking the online security of their websites very seriously, none are taking greater pains to protect their customers than the online gambling sector. Ever since the earliest casino websites appeared on the internet more than two decades ago, protecting punters and, indeed, the casinos themselves from fraud has always been a primary concern. With hackers and cybercriminals becoming ever-more sophisticated in the techniques that they use, it’s no wonder that online betting sites are adopting state of the art security systems.

Find out more

There are alot of great books on cyber security.

Cyber Security Books

If you have a particular interest in finding out more about cybersecurity, one of the best ways to learn more is to read one of the latest books on the topic which outline the latest developments in the industry and impart the must cutting edge knowledge to readers. Here are my top picks for some of the best books about cybersecurity that can be found on the shelves of your local bookstore at the moment.

Find out more