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Safe online shopping – stay secure this festive season

Safe online shopping – stay secure this festive season

Monday, November 23, 2015 - 14:16

Following our recent seven deadly sins blog, we’ve invited consumer website Buyagift to share their tips and a handy infographic, on staying secure online during the Festive shopping period:
It isn’...

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McAfee: end of life security

McAfee: end of life security. It’s not about today – it’s about tomorrow.

Thursday, November 19, 2015 - 11:43

McAfee (or should I say Intel Security) recently announced the end-of-life (EOL) for their email security products. Don’t panic… it’s not tomorrow but the end is nigh.
While it is a pity to...

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Do You Mo? It is Movember after all!

Thursday, November 12, 2015 - 11:59

At Clearswift we do a number of charitable events each year… and this month is Movember! For those who haven’t heard of it, Movember happens each November, run by the Movember Foundation which is a...

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Bloxx End of Life – where next? Here’s the solution...

Monday, November 9, 2015 - 09:30

With the American firm Akamai announcing its acquisition of web gateway vendor Bloxx, current customers may be at a loose end with the knowledge that the current Bloxx product set is set to be...

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Need to know, or really, really need to know?

Thursday, November 5, 2015 - 15:35

From the latest set of statistics released as part of the Clearswift Insider Threat Index, the one that really caught my eye, was the fact that 35% of employees say they have access to information...

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TalkTalk cyber-attack

TalkTalk hack part of a new age of attacks

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 10:45

Critical lessons for cyber security

What have we learned from the latest TalkTalk cyber-attack? Well, this was the third attack in the past 12 months, and this time they struck the jackpot.

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ISSA Conference 2015

Reflections on ISSA Conference 2015

Thursday, October 29, 2015 - 08:18

This month, I was fortunate enough to attend and present at the ISSA International Conference in Chicago. This event was truly a pleasure to attend, as there were great ideas being discussed and...

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Next Generation Web Application Security

Integration that Delivers the Next Generation Web Application Security and Performance from F5 and Clearswift

Tuesday, October 27, 2015 - 10:00

In looking to make web security more secure for our customers, we’re changing the game again.
To better deliver critical information protection for Web applications, we recently announced a...

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Three practical ways to ensure your email security can handle an attack

Cyber Readiness Part 1– Three practical ways to ensure your email security can handle an attack

Thursday, October 15, 2015 - 13:17

In the world of cyber attack readiness, the trending topics have centered on real-time threat intelligence and detection, the next generation of firewalls and endpoint security, and well,...

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