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The Clearswift Blog covers all the latest IT Security news as it applies to you and your business.

Data harvesting opens the door to more Ransomware attacks

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 12:58

Guy Bunker, SVP Products & Marketing
We all know about the much publicised 2014 Yahoo hack that saw 500 million accounts compromised, wiping $350 million off the value of the company. In fact,...

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Ransomeware attacks

Avoid waking up to encrypted computers

Tuesday, September 5, 2017 - 09:34

Niall Jeger
So you signed with your current supplier of IT security three years ago after a lengthy RFI, due diligence, PoC and procurement process. The project went well and you have auto renewed....

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WannaCry Survey Infographic

WannaCry illustrated: See how attitudes have changed

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 15:25

Clearswift's recent survey with Vanson Bourne into the impact of May 2017’s WannaCry attack has revealed big changes in the way organizations and employees deal with cyber security.
We've created an...

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10 Fastest Growing Cyber Security Companies

Silicon Review Accolade for Clearswift!

Wednesday, August 23, 2017 - 13:55

Clearswift is honored to have been named as one of the Top 10 Fastest Growing Cyber Security companies in 2017 by Silicon Review magazine.
The US-based publication was particularly impressed by...

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Microsoft deal is a start, but more needs to be done to protect the NHS from cyber threats

Microsoft deal is a start, but more needs to be done to protect the NHS from cyber threats

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 16:13

Following the recent WannaCry attack that affected so many organizations, both public and private, across the globe, many firms are now taking steps to protect themselves from potential threats in...

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Ransomware and the future of business

WannaCry fallout: What the ransomware epidemic means for the future of business

Tuesday, August 8, 2017 - 13:40

Cyber security is now an agenda item in the boardroom, not just the IT department, in the wake of May’s Ransomware attack and the countdown to GDPR compliance well underway.In May, multiple...

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Mobile Working

What can businesses do to keep secure in the mobile working revolution?

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 09:55

Dr Guy Bunker, SVP Products & Marketing, Clearswift UK
The age of mobile working continues to gather pace.  More people than ever before are working from home or on the move, rather than in...

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Clearswift SECURITY+: when you need more, but can’t afford to throw out what you have

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:19

Clearswift is pleased to launch a new initiative called SECURITY+.  Aimed at organizations who have security solutions in place today and who recognize the immediate need for more advanced...

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