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

Data Loss Prevention in Images

Next Generation Cyber Threats: Images

Friday, May 31, 2019 - 14:29

Cybersecurity is probably the most rapidly changing area of IT, and cyber-criminals are becoming increasingly more sophisticated in their bid to breach an organization's security and steal their...

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Optical Illusion

From Pesky to Dangerous - Image-based Spam

Tuesday, May 21, 2019 - 11:20

Those of you that can remember back to 2006 may recall that High School Musical was the highest selling album of the year.  “We’re all in this together” was one of the most popular songs played...

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The Top 5 Cyber Threats that Brexit Brings

The Top 5 Cyber Threats that Brexit Brings

Tuesday, May 14, 2019 - 09:12

Regardless of your thoughts on Brexit, it can’t be denied that the drawn-out process has created mass confusion as firms rush to prepare for an unpredictable future.  Because of this, we decided...

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Cyber Training

Cyber Security Training for Staff: Getting It Right

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 - 15:31

It’s only been in recent years that businesses have come to realize the true ramifications of a data breach; it’s not just about the fines, reputational damage impacts both customer and suppliers,...

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The Brexit Backlash

The Brexit Backlash: How uncertainty is prompting UK businesses to bolster cyber security defenses

Tuesday, April 23, 2019 - 11:53

The consequences of Brexit are taking up the lion’s share of the news agenda. The further we delve into the topic, the more confusion arises. And that’s not just at the in the upper echelons of...

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CyberUK 2019

Come and see the latest Clearswift technology in action at CYBERUK 2019

Monday, April 15, 2019 - 13:34

CYBERUK, hosted by the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), is the UK government’s flagship cybersecurity event. Held at the Scottish Event Campus, Glasgow on 24 – 25 April 2019, it features world-...

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Employee Security Training

Fighting the War at Home: How Your Employees are Your Greatest Asset in the Battle Against Data Loss

Tuesday, April 2, 2019 - 14:00

Sun Tzu once stated that: “The supreme art of war is to subdue the enemy without fighting” and two and a half thousand years later his rhetoric stands the test of time, as today we are seeing this...

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Cloud-based business

A business world in the Clouds

Friday, March 22, 2019 - 14:14

Safeguarding against the security pitfalls of Cloud-Based Platforms
Majority of us are intimately familiar with the concept of ‘the Cloud’, the seemingly omnipresent information sharing and storage...

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