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RSA Conference 2016

Product showcases, partner announcements, hottest new technologies - RSA Conference 2016 starts here!

Wednesday, February 10, 2016 - 16:34

New Year has been and gone. Super Bowl 50 has been won. Valentine’s Day will soon be a thing of the past for another 12 months. It can only mean one thing - RSA Conference 2016 is nearly upon us!...

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DLP ready for SMB, Education and Local Government

8 reasons why DLP is now practical for SMB, Education and Local Government Organizations

Tuesday, February 9, 2016 - 09:00

Well, that only took 10 years. It is amazing to realize, that given the speed of innovation and significant technological advances in the world of cybersecurity, it took over a decade to...

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The dangers of USBs and how to protect your organization

USBs: The Inconspicuous Enemy

Monday, February 8, 2016 - 11:10

The dangers of USBs and how to protect your organization
At around three centimetres in length and weighing less than 30 grams on average, the USB flash drive would appear to be a relatively...

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Super Bowl 50 for Cybersecurity Professionals

Introducing the Super Bowl Game for Cybersecurity Professionals

Wednesday, February 3, 2016 - 15:26

Super Bowl week is finally upon us, and it is expected to be more of a spectacle on and off the field than ever before. In fact, Forbes claims this year’s 50th Anniversary has the potential to be...

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who is looking at you?

Malware in attachments - stop them striking your organization

Thursday, January 28, 2016 - 17:34

Recently, we have been hearing from our customers and partners of a concerning increase in the number of sophisticated malware attacks which are striking organizations. These are not simple attacks...

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And the winner is...

And the award for “Best Data Loss Prevention” solution goes to…

Tuesday, January 26, 2016 - 18:50

It’s that time of year again; to roll out the red carpet, dress up in designer fashions and announce the nominations for the industry’s best information security solutions. Yes, while millions of...

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Cyber crime at Christmas

T'was the Season...

Tuesday, January 12, 2016 - 11:13

Is this post a little late, ‘the season’ was last month..? Well, that’s true, but it’s this month that the credit card bills and bank statements arrive, so now is the time to check that there hasn’...

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PCI Compliance for credit cards

PCI Compliance: How to Redact Credit Card Info from Inbound Emails

Monday, January 11, 2016 - 18:40

When You Need Protection from Critical Information.
Just when all the heavy lifting is done to enhance the protection of payment card data to comply with PCI DSS (Payment Card Industry Data...

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2016 Cybersecurity Resolutions

2016 Cybersecurity Resolutions

Tuesday, January 5, 2016 - 17:33

2015 was an exciting year for those of us in the cybersecurity industry. We met with new, increasingly complex threats, but also have new tools to combat them. The workplace continued to change as...

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