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
An SES Guide to Software Escrow Protection
Choosing the correct Software Escrow protection to fit your business can be a challenging task. With so many options out there, how do choose the protection which fits your needs?
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.
21 April, 2021
Guarantee Your Business Continuity With Replication & Redeployment
Advancements in technology are creating a huge shift in the way we as end users are incorporating critical applications into our organisations. Locally installed on-premise applications which require huge financial and time outlays to purchase and integrate are being replaced with SaaS applications delivered through a third party hosting partner.
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.
17 March, 2021
OVH Data Centre Disaster: Time To Review Your Disaster Recovery Plans
European Cloud Computing giant OVH have announced last week that a major fire has destroyed one of its Strasbourg data centres and damaged another. The disaster is estimated to have brought more than 3.5 million websites offline.
10 March, 2021
Business Continuity & Disaster Recovery Planning For 2021
As we begin 2021 it is important to reflect on 2020 and the challenges we faced, preparing us for what lies ahead as we get back to what many describe as “the new normal”.
09 March, 2021
Notification Of SES Name Change
Effective from the 23rd February we are contacting each customer to confirm the company name change. From 2005 we have been trading as Financechain Limited t/a SES Software Escrow Solutions, company registration number 3551656.
03 March, 2021
“We Never Even Considered It!”
Do you understand the potential risks of third party developed, cloud based applications? Last week we shared a piece of content discussing some of the dangers of becoming reliant on unprotected third party applications and within minutes of sharing it one customer was already on the phone to us.
17 February, 2021
How To Protect Critical Applications With A SaaS Escrow Agreement
What is a Software as a Service (SaaS) model? And what are the benefits of a SaaS Escrow Agreement? Adam Boland of SES explains the steps you can take to protect your business critical applications delivered through a SaaS model.
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.