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Why Supply Chains Are Today’s Fastest Growing Cybersecurity Threat

Tuesday, February 16, 2021 - 10:24

Business ecosystems have expanded over the years owing to the many benefits of diverse, interconnected supply chains, prompting organizations to pursue close, collaborative relationships with their...

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Public Sector Cybersecurity Priorities in 2021

Wednesday, February 3, 2021 - 18:03

2020 was a year of unprecedented challenge for anyone working in public sector cybersecurity. As well as juggling the usual trials and tribulations that come with working in cybersecurity, it was a...

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10 Tips to Protect Your Company’s Data in 2021

Thursday, January 21, 2021 - 15:06

The amount, complexity, and relevance of the data that companies handle has increased rapidly over the years. Today the data stored by organizations can contain information from buying and selling...

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2020 - A Transformational Year in Cybersecurity

Tuesday, December 22, 2020 - 17:30

It is true to say that there’s never a quiet year in cybersecurity. The focus and professionalism of cybercriminals, allied to the ever-evolving threatscape, mean that anyone working in cybersecurity...

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Clearswift Secure Email and ICAP Gateway now Available on AWS Marketplace

Friday, December 4, 2020 - 09:57

There’s no doubting the many benefits brought by a move to the cloud; it offers organizations flexibility, scalability and reduces capital costs. The adoption of cloud computing is widespread with 80...

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How Data Classification Helps Organizations Maintain a Strong Data Security Posture

Tuesday, December 1, 2020 - 09:11

The rise of globally dispersed workforces and new work from home requirements are placing extraordinary pressure on every organization’s cybersecurity. And wherever there is upheaval, so cyber...

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How to Prevent Data Exfiltration

Friday, November 13, 2020 - 09:37

What is Data Exfiltration?
Today, data is a valuable commodity. It has value to the organizations who own it and to those looking to exploit it through illegal activity. Data can be sensitive...

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62% of Financial Services Firms in the UK have Suffered a Cyber-attack in the Last 12 Months

Friday, November 6, 2020 - 09:48

Financial Services (FS) is a sector facing unprecedented cybersecurity challenges. 62% of FS firms in the UK have suffered a cyber security attack in the last 12 months, while 40% have noticed more...

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