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Securing identity in a digital world

Author: ObjectTech, a member of our second cohort As our world becomes increasingly connected and more people around the world come online, data is becoming so valuable some dub it the new oil. And as technology evolves, so too doesView post

Why scaling cyber companies should apply for LORCA’s third cohort

Author: Lydia Ragoonanan, director, LORCA    When we launched LORCA in the summer of 2018, our sense was we were on to something special. And nine months in, our data is showing that our approach is paying off. Our cohortView post

How LORCA members ObjectTech and Distributed Management Systems are working together

While industry is hungry for new and innovative solutions to boost their defences, it’s also important that cybersecurity companies find ways to team up, augment their products with other solutions and exploit synergies. So we’re very excited to reveal thatView post

LORCA launches open call for its third cohort of cybersecurity innovators

After speaking to industry experts about their biggest cybersecurity challenges, LORCA has just launched an open call for our third cohort of cyber innovators. We’ve settled on three main challenges, so if you’ve got a product or solution that matches one ofView post

LORCA cohort member Ioetec is working with FLICQ on securing the Industrial Internet of Things

LORCA cohort one member Ioetec, which is focused on securing the Internet of Everything, has teamed up with FLICQ, a Silicon Valley startup that provides innovative edge computing solutions for the Industrial Internet of Things (IIoT). This will see Ioetec implementing a version ofView post

How LORCA works with industry to shape our cybersecurity programmes

Author: Lydia Ragoonanan, director, LORCA   We recently welcomed 11 companies to our second cohort, which is focusing on two very specific challenges: securing supply chains and user-centric security. And the road we took to deciding on those challenges isView post

Plexal boosts its global cybersecurity links with two international partnerships

Plexal, the innovation centre and workspace that’s delivering LORCA, has partnered with the Global Cyber Alliance (GCA), City of New York, and the New York Economic Development Corporation. The partnerships are designed to help cybersecurity companies scale internationally while also expandingView post

LORCA reveals cohort 2

Last year we revealed that, after consulting with industry about their most pressing needs, we’d narrowed down the focus areas for our second cohort to two main themes: securing supply chains and user-centric security. We then embarked on a selection process,View post

Inside LORCA’s Needs Accelerator: how utilities companies are approaching the NIS directive

LORCA’s core aim is to develop and scale promising solutions that keep industry and customers safe online. Helping innovators understand what the needs of industry are – and how their solutions align to those needs – is an important componentView post

LORCA academic masterclasses: dates for your diary

LORCA’s hosting a series of academic masterclasses run by cybersecurity experts from the Centre for Secure Information Technologies (CSIT). If you’d like to participate in person or remotely, just email us on info@lorca.co.uk    Thursday 15 November, 2-4pm: Basic Malware Analysis   LedView post