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Email – The #1 Threat Vector

Posted by Business Development Manager - Datacentre Solutions on 26-Jan-2018 10:08:53
The weakest point of security in any organisation is the users, either due to a lack of awareness or security fatigue. Attackers know this, and they target users through email because with a working email address, a malicious but well-crafted attack could easily get in front of a vulnerable employee.  Attackers are also very determined, so they will continue to pursue a target-rich environment until they find a gap in defenses.  A recent Consumer Affairs article reports that as many as one-third of AV scanners failed to find malware samples in a two month test.  That's why attackers keep trying, even when they know a company has anti-virus protection in place. Read article

Whose responsibility is public cloud security?

Posted by Business Development Manager - Datacentre Solutions on 11-Jan-2018 11:52:47
We all know public cloud adoption is on the rise, with many organisations reaping the undeniable benefits of greater IT efficiency, business agility, scalability and cost savings. Yet for many, security remains the key barrier to adoption and a substantial concern. This might not seem too surprising given the range of threats that face firms today – from data stealing malware to ransomware and spear phishing attacks. Read article