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CDN: What Can It Do For You?

30.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

Earlier this week, we looked at a vital component of our DDoSX® solution – web application firewalls (WAFs) – and what they can do keep malicious traffic away from your website. Now, as we have security on the brain, we take a closer peek at one of the other key services that DDoSX uses to keep your systems secure. Let’s find out more about CDN.   What is a CDN? A CDN (or Content Delivery Network) is a network of highly-distributed servers, designed specifically to deliver static content or streaming media to users. The servers in this network are spread…

How to Maximise Sales This Seasonal Period

29.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

The crazy period of Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales is finally coming to a close, making room for Christmas campaigns and the rush to maximise revenue for 2018. While many online retailers are showing their best seasonal strategies right…

79% of Magento Sites Vulnerable to Attack

28.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

New research has revealed that 79% of websites using Magento are at increased risk from hackers due to unpatched vulnerabilities. Cybersecurity experts found that almost 90% of Magento 1 websites were at risk, although that figure fell to below 40%…

What Is Your Biggest Cybersecurity Fear?

28.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

The number of reported cybercrimes has increased exponentially over the past year with 43% of businesses reporting a cyber-breach between 2017 and 2018. With so many cybersecurity incidents being covered in the media and causing havoc in businesses large and…

Security FAQ Series: What’s a WAF?

27.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

The cybersecurity world is one that is under siege every single day. With DDoS attacks and digital criminals on the rise as we speak, it’s important to get to grips with the basics of how to keep your solution secure…

Hoax Ransomware Emails: How to Stay Safe

26.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

In recent weeks, we’ve seen a worrying trend in fake ransomware emails telling people across the globe that they’ve been hacked and demanding a fee be paid to release their private details. Here, we take a look at what these…

Black Friday 2018: Everything You Need To Know

23.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s the busiest day of 2018! This year, we’ve equipped you with everything you need to keep your business riding high this Black Friday. We hope you’re having an incredible day boosting those sales through the roof! Black Friday, followed…

Giving Back This Christmas

23.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

It’s at this time of the year that we really start to get into the festive spirit! The tree is up and the lights are twinkling, but the build-up to Christmas isn’t just about sparkly lights – it’s a time…

Public Sector Live 2019: Join Jack Straw

22.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

UKFast is no stranger to big names and what better way to look forward to the New Year than with another heavyweight taking to the stage. We’re excited to announce that Former Home Secretary and Leader of Parliament Jack Straw…

Security FAQ: What are IDS & IPS?

21.11.2018 by Jenn Granger

The world of cybersecurity is under siege every single day. With the number of DDoS attacks and digital criminals on the rise as we speak, it’s important to get to grips with the basics of how to keep your solution…