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Halkyn Consulting – Site Redesign / Cyber Security Cluster

The new Halkyn Consulting Security Services website

As you may have noticed, the Halkyn Consulting website has undergone a redesign. This is aimed to improve our responsiveness on multiple platforms, allow us to expand our services without compromising readability and to help showcase our new activities. The new site is now fully live. If you have any comments or feedback we would […]

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Happy New Year! Time to improve your security.

Happy New Year! Time to improve your security.

Halkyn Consulting would like to wish a Happy New year to all our readers, customers (past, present and future) and anyone else interested enough to visit this blog. We will look to resume normal blog service next week and as part of our plans for this year we are going to produce a series of […]

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Updated Security Policy Framework – UK Government Security Standard

Updated Security Policy Framework – UK Government Security Standard

The UK Government has released an updated version of the Security Policy Framework (version 7) which reflects changing opinions on the best way to manage security risks within Government. The primary change with this new release is that the Mandatory Requirements have reduced from 68 in the previous version to 20 in the current version. […]

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3 reasons why you need a security consultant

3 reasons why you need a security consultant

Having good security practices, backed up by a knowledgeable & well trained staff delivers genuine value to your business. Having this security culture embedded in your organisation to the point at which you have a smooth risk management approach takes this a stage further and will enable your business to develop and grow while ensuring […]

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Security Investigations, an essential tool

Security Investigations, an essential tool

Security always fails at some point. No matter what you do, the bad guys will eventually manage to get past something. Sadly, this is inevitable. The best employee screening program in the world will fail and you will employ someone who does you harm. The best firewall in the world will have a vulnerability that […]

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Security and Your Business – Is it important enough?

Security and Your Business – Is it important enough?

We are all used to the phrase that security is important but is this something you really believe or are you paying lip-service to the notion? This is just as important for homeowners as it is for businesses and only you can answer the question. Everyone says that they take security, locks are fitted and […]

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Staff Security – an essential part of business

Staff Security – an essential part of business

It is often stated that “staff are the most important asset” to any business yet frequently employers fail to take the correct steps to ensure the security of their staff. What the HR training brochures say is quite correct and you really must take steps to look after your employees, at every level. Whatever your […]

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Security Training for your Staff – cost effective security

Security Training for your Staff – cost effective security

Security is important and you really should never, ever, scrimp on it because one day the consequences will catch up with you. Just ask Sony, Citibank, The IMF, Codemasters, Eve Online and even the US Senate – all have fallen victim to internet-based attacks recently. All of these are big organisations, with big budgets and […]

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Welcome to Halkyn Security Consultancy’s Blog

Welcome to Halkyn Security Consultancy’s Blog

Welcome. Halkyn Consulting Ltd is a North Wales based security consultancy that offers security risk management advice to clients of all sizes across the globe. As a truly¬†independent¬†consultancy, we ensure that the advice we provide to our clients is always set in their best interests to ensure the maximum cost-effectiveness to any security solution. Having […]

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