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

Enhancing cyber threat protection in Microsoft Office 365

Enhancing cyber threat protection in Microsoft Office 365

Monday, February 11, 2019 - 14:58

In our last blog, we explored the risk of receiving sensitive data unauthorized via email, the sharing sensitive information internally across departments, and the need for advanced data protection...

Read More Tags: Email Security Adaptive Redaction Advanced Threat Protection Cloud Data Loss Prevention
Unwanted data acquisition in downloadable documents

Download for a data breach. How to avoid unwanted data acquisition in downloadable documents

Wednesday, December 19, 2018 - 13:55

Downloading a document from websites and cloud collaboration applications is a common practice for many businesses. The finance department downloads an invoice, the HR department, a CV, and Business...

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Managed File Transfers

Managing critical file transfers

Thursday, November 15, 2018 - 14:02

While methods for digital collaboration are increasing, such as Instant Messaging, Social Media and a multitude of cloud applications, email remains a universal business communication tool for...

Read More Tags: Cloud Email Security Advanced Threat Protection Malware
Top Threats 2018

Cyber Threats & Technology Tips That Your Business Can’t Ignore

Tuesday, October 30, 2018 - 11:25

2018 has seen a number of new threats introduced into the cyberscape as well as an evolution of traditional threats. This means businesses need to be more prepared than ever for a data breach and...

Read More Tags: Advanced Threat Protection Cyber-attacks Cyber Security GDPR Phishing
Hidden in images

Hiding Malware Inside Images

Monday, August 20, 2018 - 14:34

We recently wrote a blog about the Clearswift Information Governance Server and using Microsoft’s File Server Resource Manager (FSRM) to add custom document properties to documents which the...

Read More Tags: Malware Advanced Threat Protection Cyber-attacks
Insider Threat

GDPR and the Insider Threat: How new regulations are changing our data handling habits

Monday, July 30, 2018 - 16:16

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) has been covered extensively over the past year and has come to sit at the forefront of employees’ mind. Having been implemented on 25th May 2018, the...

Read More Tags: GDPR Advanced Threat Protection Internal Threats

Tips to protect the potential next target of the financial sector – Trading apps

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 14:55

The media landscape today continues to share stories of the increased cyber vulnerabilities in mobile applications. While banks have had many years to develop and tailor their apps to respond to...

Read More Tags: Advanced Threat Protection Malware Compliance
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...

Read More Tags: Advanced Threat Protection Internal Threats Malware