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The key advantages of endpoint detection and response

26.5.2021 by Sophie Cornock

Workplace environments have changed dramatically over the past 12 months, with many personal laptops now doubling as work devices. And, while this may be the height of convenience to you – to a hacker, it’s one more entry point into your business' network. Cyber-threats multiply at a speed of 375 per minute, and every endpoint connected to the internet (such as computers, laptops, mobiles etc.) faces 1.5 attacks per minute. The figures speak for themselves, highlighting the necessity for endpoint detection and response (EDR).  Rather than monitoring the network itself, EDR assesses the endpoints on your system for cyber-threat activity.…

UKFast announced as exclusive UK government hyperscale computing partner

20.5.2021 by Guest

This blog is authored by Stephen Jewell, Director of Public Sector at UKFast. UKFast has been announced as one of the UK’s nine exclusive hyperscale computing partners, as part of a new agreement with the Crown Commercial Service (CCS). This…

Understanding the evolving cyber-threat landscape

17.5.2021 by Laura Valentine

The cyber-threat landscape is vast, seemingly infinite and ever evolving. In recent times, the methods that hackers use have developed at an abnormal rate. And, while the risk of attack is bad enough, it’s this changing environment that keeps cybersecurity…

What is data encryption at rest? 

14.5.2021 by Laura Valentine

In today’s ever-evolving cyber-threat landscape, data breaches are a constant concern. The exposure of 36 billion records in the first three quarters of 2020 alone, is enough to keep any business owner up at night – regardless of your perceived protection.  Cybercriminals are constantly sizing up routes…

Guest Blog: 5 ways to prepare for migrating onto a Magento 2 server 

10.5.2021 by Guest

This blog is authored by Mark Hambley, Technical Director at digital web agency Verve, specialists in Magento 2 migrations.   Migrating your eCommerce site can seem like a daunting task. Yet, following the end of life of Magento 1 in 2020, migration has become a necessary undertaking for many…