PlanB Consulting News

Sadia at Continuity Insights 2018 in Miami

24 APRIL 2018 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

If you are at Continuity Insights this week, drop in and say hallo to PlanB Consulting's Sadia who is on the Avalution stand demonstrating business continuty software Catalyst! http://owl.li/wwve30jEfPE ...

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CIR Awards Success

23 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

PlanB is very excited to have been shortlisted for four awards at this years CIR awards. The awards dinner take place in London on the 6th June 2018. These are the awards we have been nominated for: Adviser of the Year Ewan Donald, PlanB Consulting Specialist Company of the Year PlanB Consulting Strategy in Partnership CEMEX & PlanB C...

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Cyber Risk Assessment Webinar

20 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY CHARLIE MACLEAN-BRISTOL

The following webinar was given by Charlie Maclean-Bristol on the 16th March 2018. It covers how an organbisation should look at what it has to lose due to cyber attack. ...

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Water Direct's rapid response to thousands of UK customers!

14 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Water Direct based in Essex, England have been praised for their rapid response to thousands of UK customers during big thaw after Beast from the East! It was reported that this was the most significant week in its history of 22 years. In the aftermath of the ‘Beast from the East’ and Storm Emma, the snow and ice thawed at a much faster rate t...

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International Women’s Day 2018!

08 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

PlanB Consulting ladies have been celebrating today and bringing inspiration and encouragement to women globally. IWD celebrates social, economic, cultural and political achievement of women worldwide. The women at PlanB Consulting are truly inspirational and together we are a team who support each other, through the delivery of Business Continuity to our ...

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The human threat of business email compromise scam emails

05 MARCH 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

A recent blog posted on Crisis Response by David Stewart, interestingly stated that although a large amount of focus is on cyber security in many organisations today, too many people still believe the threat to be purely technology-based. A recent report published on Data Breach Investigations (The Verizon 2017 Data Breach Investigations Report) found that ...

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Kim & Ewan pass ISO 22301 27001 Audits in Dubai!

12 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

A huge well done to Kim and Ewan who successully passed an ISO 22301 and 27001 audits for our client in Dubai. Our client is now fully certified, all down to a full year of hard work, determination and excellent team work. This was following on from Kim & Sadia visiting this client in preparation for Part 2: ISO 27001 and 22301 audits last month. So c...

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Kim and Sadia work on ISO 27001 and 22301 in Dubai!

06 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Kim & Sadia were in Dubai visiting a client in preparation for Part 2: ISO 27001 and 22301 audits, a little different to the ‘normal’ working practice as it is a combined standard. But PlanB Consulting love a challenge and we are very optimistic they will pass stage 2 with flying colours! Whilst Kim & Sadia were in Dubai they also delive...

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Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents Course!

06 FEBRUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

Charlie will be taking the 'Managing and Preparing for Cyber Incidents' course from 5th March - 6th March 2018. There is still availability on this course, click here for further details and to book your place. Course Overview Over the last few years the number of cyber incidents has grown, affecting organisations large and small. High profile inci...

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M.I.T.S (Media and Social Media Simulations and Exercises)

30 JANUARY 2018 | POSTED BY DANIELLE NEIL

SPOTLIGHT ON: M.I.T.S (Media and Social Media Simulations and Exercises) The Media and Social Media Landscape involves the communication during incidents or a crisis and is one of the most important things an organisation will do. Incidents can be played out across the media and social media, and organisations are judged in the court of ‘public opini...

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