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Matt Norris

Global Head of Technology Media and Telecoms at Hiscox

Matt Norris is the Global Head of Technology Media and Telecoms at specialist insurer Hiscox. An expert in cyber crime and privacy he has a global understanding of emerging risks faced when using the internet. Matt has been analysing and underwriting network and data security risks since 1998 and has built up a comprehensive knowledge of the industry during this time. From viruses to hackers and electronic identity theft, things move at lightning speed in the online space and Matt works with small and large businesses to help them understand risks that they face.

The Risks and Rewards of Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) Policies

I'm not saying you shouldn't let your employees use a mobile device for work. They're great gadgets, which, for a small amount of money, can make your employees feel more positive about working for you, and allow them to work on the go. But it's worth being aware of potential pitfalls.
20/03/2013 12:16 GMT

Small Firms Need Blue-Sky Thinking About Cloud Computing Risks

Cloud computing is no different from the other risks your business faces. When you opt to put an essential element of your business in the care and control of an outsourced provider you need to have made that decision with due consideration to your business needs and the risks associated.
21/11/2012 11:24 GMT

Small Businesses Face Growing Data Risks

Cyber crime is growing. In 2011, Trustwave, the cyber security firm, performed 42% more investigations into suspected data breaches than in 2010 - largely due to a jump in sophisticated hack attacks on companies' computer systems. That is why it is so important for businesses to be aware of the risks they face online and how they can protect themselves.
04/04/2012 12:24 BST