05 July, 2021
Join Our Survey "Understanding Your Cyber Security Landscape: 2021"
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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.
26 May, 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?
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?
06 January, 2021
Start Simple To Minimise Your Attack Vectors
Cyber Security is becoming a major issue for organisations across the globe and according to a recent report by Positive Technologies, many businesses are still not implementing necessary basic security controls.
07 October, 2020
5 Billion Records Exposed In 2019
We are overwhelmed by stories of organisations falling victim to cyber threats but a recent report released by ForgeRock, the ForgeRock Consumer Identity Breach Report puts the overall scale of the situation into perspective, summarising that 5 billion records were exposed by breaches in 2019 alone.
23 September, 2020
One In Six Businesses Still Giving In To Ransomware Demands
Worrying figures release recently in the fourth annual Hiscox Cyber Readiness Report state that one in six businesses are still opting to pay ransoms demanded by malicious individuals when falling victim to ransomware attacks.