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Cybersecurity Month: What is Red Teaming?

29.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

This Cybersecurity Month, are you ready to put security under the microscope? In a world where a cyber-attack is an ever-present threat, to what lengths are you willing to go to protect your business? Let’s take a closer look at two classic cybersecurity techniques that could help save your company from attack. Penetration testing Penetration testing is where ethical hackers attempt to infiltrate your systems, finding flaws in everything from web applications to infrastructure, and even IoT devices, to get into your systems. The term has evolved from a way of finding a single route to the core of your…

Top 5 Tips to Keep Your Supply Chain Secure

7.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

Your supply chain is an essential cog in the machine that is your business. With the finality of Brexit looming (we are to officially leave and enter our transition period on 23rd March 2019) big changes are coming up for…

5 Tips for Staying Safe on Computer Security Day

30.11.2016 by Jenn Granger

Happy International Computer Security Day everyone! While it’s arguably not the catchiest  sounding day, there’s never been a better time to catch onto good security. Technically every day should be computer security day, but realistically things can slip a little,…

Cyber Security: The Simple Starter Formula

4.10.2016 by Jenn Granger

First up, happy Cyber Security Month everyone! When it comes to protecting your data from attack there are as many solutions as there are threats. While it’s important to seek expert advice and make sure you have a security strategy…

Securing the Future

18.7.2016 by Jenn Granger

There’s an age-old adage that we’re stronger together; and that’s never been truer than with our exciting new acquisition! Plans are afoot for an incredible new UKFast cyber-security research lab as we take on a new company, application security specialists Pentest…

10 Cyber Security Lessons of 2016 So Far

4.7.2016 by Jenn Granger

There are so many lessons we have already learnt from 2016: if you’re a celebrity you should probably start taking very good care of your health; now is not the time to buy Euros; any business, big or small, is a…

Don’t Let Your Security Take a Tumbl

31.5.2016 by Jenn Granger

I hope you’re feeling rested and ready to get back on it after the Bank Holiday because there’s some security stuff that you need to get on, pronto (sorry guys). 65m Tumblr emails and passwords have been circulating for the…

An Unwanted Guest

18.1.2016 by Jenn Granger

Staying at a hotel usually means rest and relaxation – the most you really want to worry about is whether you’ve spent too much on gin and mars bars from the mini-fridge. But, as guests of the Hyatt hotel chain…

What Price Should you be Paying for Security?

8.12.2015 by Jenn Granger

It’s no secret that a security breach will cost you. Whether it’s the cost of the data loss itself, a fine for not protecting your systems, or the lost business when your reputation is dragged through the mud, it’s a…

Security is not Child’s Play

1.12.2015 by Jenn Granger

Last Friday was indeed a Black Friday for some, as five million people found they were affected by an attack on popular toy company Vtech. The hack left the data of both parents and children exposed, which security experts say…