Tag Archives: cyber security

Ransomware strikes are an imminent threat so rapid detection and response is imperative

Research showing the exponential rate at which a single ransomware program can infect and encrypt hundreds and even thousands of files in just a matter of minutes has highlighted the need for immediate system attack detection and response according to ransomware and data protection, provider, ProLion. Research by data monitoring …

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PureVPN brings power of Quantum-Resistant Encryption Keys to the masses

Virtual Private Network PureVPN is introducing a quantum-resistant feature on its OpenVPN protocol. PureVPN has partnered with Quantinuum to deploy Quantum-Resistant Encryption Keys – the first part of its quantum-resistant capability. Using Quantinuum’s cyber platform, Quantum Origin, PureVPN has been able to create and deploy encryption keys that are generated …

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API Attacks on the increase but what does this mean for SME’s?

According to a report conducted by Salt Security, API Attacks increased 681% in the last 12 Months. Key findings from the report show API attack traffic grew at more than twice the rate of non-malicious traffic, and API security concerns are inhibiting innovation for two-thirds of organisations. We speak to …

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PCR APRIL SECURITY SPECIAL ISSUE OUT NOW!!

With the rising number of online security threats, the requirements for advanced security solutions are growing exponentially. This is being driven by rising growth in ecommerce and IoT solutions. According to a report conducted by Salt Security, API Attacks increased 681% in the last 12 Months. Key findings from the …

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ConnectWise teams up with Intel to Further Strengthen Cybersecurity for SMBs

ConnectWise plans to expanded its cyber security collaboration with Intel. Intel Threat Detection Technology (Intel TDT) helps identify cyber threats and detects malicious activity. ConnectWise will integrate Intel TDT technology within the Remote Monitoring and Management (RMM) software agent to allow RMM to identify and respond to security incidents rapidly. …

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VPN demand in Russia surges by nearly 2,000% in a week  

According to in-house aggregated Atlas VPN user data, Virtual Private Network (VPN) installs in Russia surged by 1,906% in the last few days. The interest in VPNs started to increase on February 16, 2022, after the first wave of cyberattacks against Ukraine occurred. VPN installs reached record heights one day after …

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PCR April issue cyber security industry roundtable Q&A: How to get involved

In the April issue of PCR, which has a key focus on cyber security we will also be opening up the airways to the channel to provide comment for a roundtable Q&A If you would like to have your say then please see below questions for expert comment: What is …

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VIPRE’s releases solution to neutralise malicious email links with intuitive user education

VIPRE’s launch of its latest Email Link Isolation solution helps increase email security by neutralising possible attacks in email URLs. By rescanning and sandboxing the links every time the user clicks on them, zero-day email threats are removed. A critical level of protection is delivered through click-time interception that then initiates a …

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Brigantia partners with Awingu to bring secure remote workspace to UK

Brigantia is partnering with Belgium-based Awingu to offer its secure remote workspace to clients in the UK.  Awingu eliminates the need for a VPN enabling users to work securely from any location and any device – with no need to change anything in the applications, or install anything on the …

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Secon outlines the top 10 cyber security trends for 2022

Andrew Gogarty, Chief Security Evangelist at Secon, looks at the reasons why organisations must address numerous vulnerabilities with reports of multiple breaches and ongoing threats continuing. With much of the UK workforce now heading back into the office following the easing of Covid restrictions, there still remains a large amount …

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