GDPR – A Devastating New Cyber Weapon?

Hackers are always looking for ways to turn our systems against us. In GDPR, have we just given them their most powerful weapon ever? #GDoS Colin Larkin is a guest column writer on this mornings @SiliconRepublic, discussing what could be a devastating new Cyber Attack...

This Week RTÉ Interview – Garda IT Recruitment

In response to a confidential briefing note, on the in-house specialists available to maintain and operate the Gardai’s computer systems, ThorsNet’s Colin gives RTÉ’s John Burke an insight on the challenges of replacing specialist IT staff within An...
Is The Hospitality Industry Ready For GDPR?

Is The Hospitality Industry Ready For GDPR?

Having worked for years at an exclusive Dublin hotel, it’s inspiring to experience things from the perspective of a different industry. Life in tech and compliance is truly a world apart from hospitality. But The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) unites us...
Musgrave Group Fined €148m for GDPR Cyber Breach

Musgrave Group Fined €148m for GDPR Cyber Breach

Well no, Musgraves weren’t fined €148m. However, if yesterdays Cyber Attack happened after GDPR enforcement kicks in next June, that’s exactly the sort of headline and scale of fine they could face. But credit where it’s due. Well done to Musgrave’s board and...