Peter Yapp

Partner, London

Peter started his career in investigation and has been a leader in the field of computer forensics for nearly three decades. He was a deputy director at the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre and specialises in providing pre and post cyber security incident advice to a broad range of individuals, companies, company boards and operators of essential services. He has particular experience in responding to incidents, supply chain cyber security risk, cyber risk assessments and overseeing ethical hacking and penetration testing.

Peter is a highly accomplished speaker who regularly presents at conferences around the world on the threats and vulnerabilities associated with cyber security and the benefits of getting your house in order before a breach. Peter is a Certified Information Security Systems Professional (CISSP).

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Cyber is a business risk like any other

Cyber security; business risk or “an IT problem”? In his latest column for Computers and Law, Peter Yapp explains why cyber security ri...

19 August 2020

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Building a Stronger Security Infrastructure

As organisations collect more consumer data during COVID-19, how can they protect it? Peter Yapp gives his insights to Information Secu...

7 August 2020

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Cyber security: Proactivity versus reactivity

Worried about the rise in cyber crime? Peter Yapp explains to Counter Terror Business Magazine how to “expect the unexpected” and get p...

3 August 2020

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After the massive Twitter hack, learn how to protect your business and stay cyber safe

Prevention is better than a cure. Peter Yapp speaks to Benzinga on lessons learned after the recent Twitter hack.

27 July 2020

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Russian Attacks on #COVID19 Vaccine Developers: How, Why and What Happens Next?

“The best advice for any organisation is to get their own house in order, making sure there are no weaknesses internally, and then acro...

21 July 2020

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The importance of cybersecurity as we navigate the pandemic

“Currently, hackers are raking in hundreds of millions on scams like this”. In a recent interview with The Telegraph, Peter Yapp explai...

20 July 2020

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Staying Safe Online

We all know privacy settings on online platforms are important – but are you confident yours protect you?

2 July 2020

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The Big Interview with Peter Yapp in Computer Business Review

Cybersecurity protection is still something lacking in most companies until something goes wrong. In an interview with Computer Busines...

30 June 2020

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