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What is metaverse security?
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Security

What is metaverse security?

As the metaverse evolves, businesses need to think differently about virtual security to protect their IT infrastructure, staff, and customers
9 Jun 2022
Cyber security companies ‘must remember who the enemies are’
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cyber security

Cyber security companies ‘must remember who the enemies are’

Tech giants must collaborate more with the wider industry, WithSecure’s CEO urges, as he lays bare European anxieties
6 Jun 2022
WithSecure needs a major rethink to survive in the enterprise security market
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enterprise security

WithSecure needs a major rethink to survive in the enterprise security market

A flatlining consultancy business means the F-Secure spin-off is up against the ropes before it's entered the ring
27 May 2022
Microsoft announces new business security services led by in-house experts
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enterprise security

Microsoft announces new business security services led by in-house experts

The new services will see Microsoft's security experts providing hands-on, proactive threat hunting for businesses unable to fully build out a SOC due…
9 May 2022
How cyber security history repeats itself
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Security

How cyber security history repeats itself

The prime threats to businesses continue to be the same threats we’ve seen for the past decade – and if your business isn’t prepared, you might be at …
30 Apr 2022
Vulnerable infrastructure operators are 'switching off' security to avoid downtime
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Security

Vulnerable infrastructure operators are 'switching off' security to avoid downtime

Out-of-date systems are vulnerable to cyber attacks and lack purpose-built products to adequately protect them
22 Apr 2022
UK retailer The Works suffers ransomware attack leading to store closures
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Security

UK retailer The Works suffers ransomware attack leading to store closures

An employee falling victim to a malicious phishing email facilitated the attack but customer payment data has not been compromised
5 Apr 2022
The sweet spot of modern enterprise computing
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Whitepaper

The sweet spot of modern enterprise computing

Achieve security, reliability, scalability, and sustainability with hybrid IT infrastructure
1 Apr 2022
Is Kaspersky still safe to use?
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cyber security

Is Kaspersky still safe to use?

Western nations have, once again, warned against using the Russian cyber security firm's products, but how reasonable are their claims?
1 Apr 2022
WatchGuard Firebox T40-W review: Powerful yet classy
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unified threat management (UTM)

WatchGuard Firebox T40-W review: Powerful yet classy

A powerful desktop security appliance with classy remote monitoring and configuration services
30 Mar 2022
How to implement passwordless authentication
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Security

How to implement passwordless authentication

Worried about leaked credentials? We explain how to shut down the risk by ditching passwords entirely
30 Mar 2022
F-Secure launches WithSecure, spinning off entire enterprise portfolio
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enterprise security

F-Secure launches WithSecure, spinning off entire enterprise portfolio

After years of trying to integrate business and consumer streams, F-Secure signals a complete split will help both new entities focus on their custome…
22 Mar 2022
Former Apple worker alleged to have defrauded company out of $10 million
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supply chain management (SCM)

Former Apple worker alleged to have defrauded company out of $10 million

The man faces five federal charges after he is said to have exploited his position in Apple's Global Service Supply Chain
21 Mar 2022
WatchGuard Firebox M290 review: Stiff security at a great price
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unified threat management (UTM)

WatchGuard Firebox M290 review: Stiff security at a great price

The Firebox M290 delivers an incredible range of gateway security measures priced right for SMBs
23 Feb 2022
Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fixes 70 vulnerabilities after a troublesome January update
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cyber security

Microsoft's Patch Tuesday fixes 70 vulnerabilities after a troublesome January update

Microsoft will be hoping for a bug-free round of patches after admins complained of January's updates breaking more components than they fixed
9 Feb 2022
Report: IT staff fail phishing tests more often than non-technical workers
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Report: IT staff fail phishing tests more often than non-technical workers

Results show DevOps workers consistently rank among the most likely to fail a cyber security exercise
27 Jan 2022
NCSC project will help UK businesses identify security vulnerabilities
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National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC)

NCSC project will help UK businesses identify security vulnerabilities

The scripts will be developed and reviewed regularly to target the most pervasive issues in enterprise security
26 Jan 2022
FTC threatens legal action against companies failing to patch Log4Shell
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cyber security

FTC threatens legal action against companies failing to patch Log4Shell

The agency appears to be cracking down on the widespread security flaw as attack attempts remained high over the holiday period
5 Jan 2022
Top 200 most common passwords of 2021 revealed
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cyber security

Top 200 most common passwords of 2021 revealed

Unsurprisingly, the vast majority take less than a second to crack
10 Dec 2021
Sophos Intercept X Advanced review: AI-powered protection
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endpoint security

Sophos Intercept X Advanced review: AI-powered protection

An exceptional range of endpoint protection measures, easily managed from a smart cloud portal
30 Nov 2021
Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud Plus review: One security solution to rule them all
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Security

Kaspersky Endpoint Security Cloud Plus review: One security solution to rule them all

Kaspersky is easy to manage, good value and tough on malware
23 Nov 2021
Majority of UK's top business leaders are failing to manage supply chain security risks
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supply chain management (SCM)

Majority of UK's top business leaders are failing to manage supply chain security risks

New findings from a DCMS review have sparked concern in government which could see new laws introduced to protect Britain's digital supply chains
16 Nov 2021
Why is the energy sector so vulnerable to hacking?
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cyber attacks

Why is the energy sector so vulnerable to hacking?

Highly-targeted energy companies often struggle to attract the right cyber security skills and rely on dated systems
7 Oct 2021