enterprise security

What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained
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hacking

What is ethical hacking? White hat hackers explained

Not all hackers are motivated by greed - some of them use their powers for good
9 Apr 2021
Sophos XG 230 Rev.2 review: Powerful and flexible
Sophos XG 230 Rev.2
unified threat management (UTM)

Sophos XG 230 Rev.2 review: Powerful and flexible

This high-performance UTM appliance boasts extensive cloud management and remote-security services
1 Apr 2021
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?
artificial intelligence (AI)

IT Pro Panel: Does AI have a place in security?

Can machine learning really help keep your organisation safe from cyber criminals?
29 Mar 2021
Mimecast dumps SolarWinds after hackers breached its network
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hacking

Mimecast dumps SolarWinds after hackers breached its network

The email security firm has confirmed that SolarWinds hackers gained access to a "limited number of our source code repositories"
17 Mar 2021
Security professionals need to become wellness experts
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Security

Security professionals need to become wellness experts

Want to boost your defences? Take some inspiration from health gurus
17 Mar 2021
UKRI invests £700k in digital security SMEs
Cyber security
cyber security

UKRI invests £700k in digital security SMEs

The fund will be given to ten companies to help radically update the foundation of insecure digital computing infrastructure
10 Mar 2021
Remote workforce security report
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Whitepaper

Remote workforce security report

Key challenges, security threats, and investment priorities of organisations during the pandemic
10 Mar 2021
Five critical questions to ask your identity provider
Five critical questions to ask your identity provider - whitepaper from Oktawhitepaper
Whitepaper

Five critical questions to ask your identity provider

How to distinguish best-of-breed identity
10 Mar 2021
McAfee to sell enterprise business to STG for £2.8 billion
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mergers and acquisitions

McAfee to sell enterprise business to STG for £2.8 billion

The enterprise business will be rebranded, with McAfee focusing on personal security
9 Mar 2021
‘Hundreds of thousands’ of victims in Microsoft Exchange Server attacks
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hacking

‘Hundreds of thousands’ of victims in Microsoft Exchange Server attacks

Even if you patched the same day Microsoft released fixes, there’s every chance a web shell is on your server
8 Mar 2021
Microsoft doubles down on zero trust security policies
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enterprise security

Microsoft doubles down on zero trust security policies

New features across Azure, Microsoft 365 and Defender aim to protect customers against external breaches and insider threats
2 Mar 2021
Hackers publish Bombardier data in wide-reaching FTA cyber attack
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cyber attacks

Hackers publish Bombardier data in wide-reaching FTA cyber attack

Hackers compromise the data of 25 firms as part of an attack against Accellion's legacy FTA application
24 Feb 2021
Weekly threat roundup: SolarWinds-style hack, macOS Big Sur, Telegram
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: SolarWinds-style hack, macOS Big Sur, Telegram

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
18 Feb 2021
UK's cyber security industry defies tumultuous 2020
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cyber security

UK's cyber security industry defies tumultuous 2020

Although 3,800 security jobs were created, recruitment, expansion and financial growth slowed sharply against the previous year
18 Feb 2021
The total economic impact of IBM Security Verify
Cost savings and business benefits enabled by IBM Security Verify - whitepaper from IBMwhitepaper
Whitepaper

The total economic impact of IBM Security Verify

Cost savings and business benefits enabled by IBM Security Verify
3 Feb 2021
Patch management vs vulnerability management
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enterprise security

Patch management vs vulnerability management

What exactly is patch management, and why should IT pros sit up and take notice of doing it properly?
27 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: SAP, Windows 10, Chrome
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: SAP, Windows 10, Chrome

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
21 Jan 2021
Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Defender, Adobe, Mimecast
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vulnerability

Weekly threat roundup: Microsoft Defender, Adobe, Mimecast

Pulling together the most dangerous and pressing flaws that businesses need to patch
14 Jan 2021
What is zero trust?
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network security

What is zero trust?

How a zero trust security strategy better protects your business from internal and external attackers
11 Jan 2021
Ryuk ransomware earnings top $150 million
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ransomware

Ryuk ransomware earnings top $150 million

The devastating strain is now among the most widely-deployed following several high-profile attacks in 2020
8 Jan 2021
What is an MSSP?
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Security

What is an MSSP?

Why appointing an MSSP is becoming the norm for SMBs
5 Jan 2021
SolarWinds hackers accessed Microsoft source code
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hacking

SolarWinds hackers accessed Microsoft source code

The firm doesn't consider this as an elevation of risk due to its open source development best practices
4 Jan 2021
Ticketmaster fined $10 million for hacking into rival’s systems
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hacking

Ticketmaster fined $10 million for hacking into rival’s systems

A former Crowdsurge employee provided Ticketmaster execs with credentials to access an internal password-protected system
4 Jan 2021