17 November, 2021
Why Template Phishing Assessments Don’t Prepare You For Real World Threats
Not a week goes by where we don’t see a headline in the press mentioning something along the lines of “sophisticated phishing attack” or “new phishing attack approach”.
16 November, 2021
Maximising Security Whilst Working Remotely
As we continue to move on from the COVID-19 pandemic, embracing the “new normal”, how has your approach to employees’ working practices changed? Many businesses, including SES, have adopted either hybrid or full remote working practices since the start of the pandemic.
03 November, 2021
What Are The Implications Of Security Debt & How Can You Get Rid Of It?
What causes security debt? Adam Boland of SES explores the implications of mounting security debt and how you can remedy it. Read the full article (recently featured in ‘The Gazette’) HERE where we explore Security Debt in more detail and provide advice and guidance on eliminating it.
07 July, 2021
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23 June, 2021
5 Advantages To Exercising Your Cyber Incident Response Plan
According to IBM’s 2020 Cost Of A Data Breach Report, the average total cost of a successful breach in 2020 was $3.86 million. Can you afford not to put a robust Incident Response Plan in place?
09 June, 2021
Penetration Testing: How To Protect Your Business Against Cyber Threats
What is Penetration Testing and how does it protect your business? Adam Boland of SES explores how Penetration Testing enables you to identify weaknesses in your organisation’s cyber security.
02 June, 2021
Cyber Attacks From Unexpected Sources: Have You Considered Your Risk?
Script kiddies, human error, low-level criminals, disgruntled employees, serious organised cyber criminals, nation state-sponsored groups. When we talk about cyber threats, these are the ‘threat actors’ likely to be behind them.
19 May, 2021
GDPR Fines Rise, Increasing Pressure On Businesses
As we get closer to the third anniversary of the introduction of GDPR legislation we have witnessed the number and severity of fines for breach of GDPR steadily increase.
12 May, 2021
Trawling For Victims: How Would Your Workforce Handle A Phishing Email?
Each year, the headlines in the media about cyber-attacks don’t change much, with ‘cyber-attacks are on the rise’ and ‘cyber-attacks are getting more sophisticated’ being just two we see most often.
07 April, 2021
Phishing Attacks: How They Work & The Steps You Can Take To Overcome Them
What are phishing scams? In this article, Adam Boland of SES explores the various types of phishing attacks and the steps you can take to defend against them.
10 February, 2021
From Billionaires To Binmen, We Are All Potential Targets
Last week the following article came across my desk. sharing the news that Amey PLC – the British giant providing infrastructure support services to both regulated and public sectors including Trafford councils bin collections has suffered a major cyber attack. It was reported that 143GB of sensitive personal, financial and commercial details have been leaked, with the attackers demanding a $2bn ransom.
27 January, 2021
Solar Winds Continue To Blow
Since news broke last month about the Solar Winds supply chain attack, a number of our concerned clients have sought advice on how to best remediate the impact of the software compromise. So, what exactly happened in this attack and what should we do about it?