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

Clearswift – staying safe and secure throughout the coronavirus pandemic

Wednesday, April 1, 2020 - 14:52

We are clearly living in uncertain times right now. The coronavirus (COVID-19) situation is changing rapidly on a day-to-day basis, so we wanted to take this opportunity to address what it means for...

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How to remove the data security risk from file transfers

Friday, March 27, 2020 - 13:16

The ability to communicate and share information – both inside and outside the organization – is key to the success of any modern business. Many industries have a requirement to request or share...

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Defending against DoppelPaymer – the latest ransomware incident

Monday, March 23, 2020 - 09:47

It’s been said that the first ransomware attack took place as far back as 1989. Delegates who’d attended the World Health Organization AIDS conference in Stockholm were sent floppy discs containing...

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How to prevent the data breach that keeps on happening

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 - 08:08

By Dr Steve Jeffery, pre-sales engineer
The potential for revealing personally identifiable information (PII) in the ‘To’ or ‘CC’ fields of an email is a risk well understood. Yet despite this, it...

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Office 365 is good. Clearswift makes it safe and secure.

Thursday, March 5, 2020 - 11:29

When Office 365 was first launched in 2011, it wasn’t immediately clear that it would be the major success that it has turned out to be. While the popularity (and ubiquity) of Microsoft Office was...

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Clearswift shortlisted for FStech Cyber Security Solution of the Year award

Tuesday, February 25, 2020 - 09:27

Award season is upon us and after a succession of red-carpet events, The Joker was named the most dangerous film of 2019.
‘What’s that got to do with cybersecurity and Clearswift?’, you may ask....

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Clearswift and GoAnywhere demonstrate award-winning file transfer technology at RSA

Monday, February 24, 2020 - 15:12

The RSA Conference (RSAC) has long been regarded as one of the information security industry’s biggest and most high-profile gatherings and this year’s event in San Francisco’s Moscone Center from 24...

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Top 5 cybersecurity threats to the UK healthcare sector

Monday, January 27, 2020 - 16:12

The sheer volume and complexity of data held within the UK healthcare sector makes it a challenge from a cybersecurity perspective to keep secure. In fact, research from a survey we conducted...

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