ProSOC Express From Proficio Delivers Enterprise-class IT Security on an SMB Budget

Proficio Inc. introduced ProSOC Express, providing mid-sized businesses 24×7 enterprise-class security monitoring and alerting services.The cloud-based security services leader is including the same advanced SIEM technology and 24×7 expert monitoring in the affordable SaaS subscription service that Proficio provides its large enterprise customers. Tim McElwee, COO and Chairman, Proficio, Inc. noted:  “A major reason for this shift to […]

Comment on Microsoft Server 2003 End of Life Support Comes to an End

The end of Microsoft supporting its Windows Server 2003, meaning Microsoft will stop issuing patches for the platform leading to security holes that businesses will be unable to patch and close. Please find below the following comment from Karl Sigler, Trustwave Threat Intelligence Manager as he highlights what businesses should be doing to ensure they don’t […]

Comment on Launch of Apple Pay in the UK

Following announcement of the launch of Apple Pay in the UK, please find below a comment from Winston Bond, European Technical Manager at Arxan Technologies, who weighs out the security of mobile payment platforms such as Apple Pay and Android Pay. Winston Bond, Technical Director at Arxan Technologies :  “The launch of Apple Pay in […]

Healthcare Industry Under Cyber Attack

Healthcare Industry Under Cyber Attack

Patient Symptoms You can’t open a newspaper or visit any type of IT website lately without reading of another data breach at either a healthcare provider or health insurer. According to a recent Ponemon Institute study, a staggering 91% of healthcare organizations had at least one data breach over the past two years, whilst 39% […]

Introduces the First Web Application Firewall for Microsoft Azure App Service

Microsoft Azure App Service

Barracuda Web Application Firewall Protects Three Types of Azure Apps – Web Apps, Mobile Apps, and API Apps Press Release Highlights: Barracuda tightens relationship with Microsoft Azure to offer customers advanced security and flexibility for their public cloud deployments. Barracuda Web Application Firewall is the only web application firewall available in Microsoft Azure that protects […]

Government Launches £10m Internet of Things Competition for UK Cities

£10m Internet of Things competition for UK cities

UK cities and businesses are being encouraged to apply for a £10m fund in a competition that will revolutionise the way the Internet of Things (IoT) benefits citizens by offering environmental improvements, economic opportunities, and more efficient and effective delivery of services such as transport, healthcare and energy. The Department for Culture, Media and Sport […]

Comment on Flash Zero Day Vulnerabilities Exposed by Hacking Team breach

Flash Zero Day vulnerabilities

Two further critical Flash zero-day vulnerabilities have been found, thanks to leaked data from the Hacking Team breach. All current versions of Flash are impacted. Here to comment on this news are security experts from Tripwire. Tim Erlin, Director of IT Security and Risk Strategy, Tripwire : “If Hacking Team had these exploits, and was keeping […]