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.
16 September, 2020
Securing Your Escrow Deposit In Four Simple Steps
In light of the considerable rise in security breaches we have witnessed over the last 12 months, security has become a major concern amongst businesses.
09 September, 2020
How Do You Guarantee Continuity Of Service?
The vast majority of businesses are heavily reliant on third party software owners to develop and maintain their business critical applications.
02 September, 2020
Markel – Backing SES To Innovate & Grow
SES are delighted to announce that we have partnered with insurance provider Markel to provide as standard, what continues to be the highest liability indemnity insurance available to any UK based Software Escrow vendor.
19 August, 2020
ISO: 27001 – Setting The Benchmark For Information Security
SES has achieved continued certification during its annual surveillance audit for ISO: 9001 and ISO: 27001. The scope of the certifications covers the provision of Software Escrow Agreements, Cyber Security and Data services, inclusive of Data Storage and Validation across all business sectors.
12 August, 2020
Why Isn’t There A Cyber Security Silver Bullet?
Barely a week goes by without news of another cyber incident making the headlines and the stakes have never been greater for businesses. Data theft has become commonplace, the scale of ransomware demands has risen steeply and the environment businesses are operating in has become more hostile than ever.
05 August, 2020
Seven Ways SES Simplify Your Software Escrow Journey
Software Escrow is essential to protect your business applications, especially those which are bespoke, highly customised, business critical or revenue generating as the time and financial cost of sourcing suitable alternatives in the event your supplier is unable to support them can be astronomical.
22 July, 2020
Increase Customer Value With Software Escrow
Standardised, off the shelf applications no longer fulfill the requirements of today's highly dynamic organisations. Although these applications are good as a starting point, a foundation to build on, they often don’t fulfil the true needs of their users.
15 July, 2020
A Guide To Phishing & Ransomware Terminology
Recently we published an article summarising some of the findings from Proofpoint’s 2020 “State of the Phish” report. That article focused on the rise in phishing threats over the last 12 months. However, this week we will be focusing on another concerning finding from the report – a lack of understanding when it comes to common phishing and ransomware threats.
08 July, 2020
Frequent Depositing Vs Emergency Depositing
When setting up an Escrow agreement to protect hosted applications, ensuring you can retain access to the most current version of your application data should be your number one priority.
01 July, 2020
6 Habits To Improve Your Security Posture
Security threats are increasing year on year and 2019 was no different. Organisations across the world were constantly targeted by scams and vast quantities of data was breached by malicious actors.
03 June, 2020
What Happens When Validation Goes Wrong? & Is It Really The End Of The World If It Does?
Validation is an important step in the Software Escrow process. It provides an audit of the application development process to determine whether all the pieces required to build the application are present and accurate.