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Key Takeaways from Biden's Sweeping Executive Order on Cybersecurity

Tuesday, June 15, 2021 - 15:49

On Wednesday May 12, the Biden administration took a critical step towards addressing security issues that have come to light after several recent, high profile cyberattacks.
The extensive Executive...

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Anti-Spam Software – Clearswift’s 10 Measures to Reduce Spam

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 20:32

Despite the emergence of digital collaboration tools such as Slack, Yammer, Huddle and others, email remains the most used method of communication in the workplace. Millions and millions of emails...

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Cristiano Ronaldo or Harry Kane to be top scorer? The social engineering lures to watch out for this summer

Cristiano Ronaldo or Harry Kane to be top scorer? The social engineering lures to watch out for this summer

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 20:03

Many people love sport, and after a year with significantly reduced opportunities to watch it, this summer is set to make up for the absence in a big way. Starting in a few days is the rescheduled...

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Best Practice Steps for Safe Data Sharing

Best Practice Steps for Safe Data Sharing

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 19:52

Digital data is everywhere, you only have to look at how much data is transmitted over the internet on a weekly, daily, hourly, or even second-by-second basis to understand just how much data is...

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Will social engineering lures become even more common in 2021?

Monday, May 24, 2021 - 19:43

After an uncertain and anxious year, there is now a sense that the world is gradually returning to a semblance of normality. Different parts of the world are at various stages of recovery post-...

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How Clearswift’s Secure Email Gateway aligns to NCSC Email Security Guidelines

Friday, May 14, 2021 - 08:57

Working in cybersecurity is one of the most challenging roles in the organization. Not only are you tasked with keeping the business and its data safe and secure, but you must do so in the face of...

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Data Security Best Practices Every CISO Should Know

Thursday, April 29, 2021 - 15:22

The responsibility for an organization’s information and data security is a hefty one, knowing each day that it’s not a matter of whether a cybersecurity attack will happen, but rather when it will...

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Remote Working One Year On: What the Future Holds for Cybersecurity

Friday, March 19, 2021 - 16:09

Depending on where you are in the world, it is now approximately one year since the COVID-19 pandemic meant that many employees had to start working from home suddenly. This caused many issues....

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