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CommSec Cybersecurity Event – Evolving Threats in a Hybrid World

Over the past year the world has witnessed a booming cybercrime economy and the rapid rise of cybercrime incidents. To date in 2021, incidents of computer interference have increased by over 150%* with similar levels of growth experienced in cyber enabled crimes such as online frauds and exploitation. The cyberattack landscape is evolving as cybercriminals […]

The Game has Changed – Strengthen Your Cyber Security with SOC

In the words of Yeats, the state of cyber security in Ireland has “all changed, changed utterly”. The attack on our HSE was a national wake-up call to the potential of cybercrime and to the destruction it can cause. Specifically, the phrase “ransomware attack” now carries the weight of fear and uncertainty for many Irish […]

CommSec Achieves Microsoft Silver Partner Status

CommSec to Provide Penetration Testing to Microsoft Clients Managed cybersecurity services provider, CommSec has become a Microsoft Silver Partner. This marks the start of the journey for CommSec within the Microsoft Security partnership ecosystem. David McNamara, founder and CEO of CommSec, comments: “We have agreed and signed a partnership deal with Microsoft to carry out […]

Webinar: External Account Takeover – Protect Your Email Accounts From Hackers

Email Account Takeover (ATO) is an issue, your Secure Email Gateway (SEG) is not enough CommSec has found that External Account Takeover (ATO) attacks are a critical issue that hit many organisations today, and it happens more often than you think. Email account takeover occurs when a fraudster gains access to a legitimate user’s email […]

The Importance of Rebooting

Security Operations

Why is reboot required? Rebooting helps the device to work better by clearing the temporary files stored in RAM, clears any process that is stuck inside the memory due to glitches and installs the new updates. From a security point of view, it is important to patch up with the necessary updates released by the […]

Cyber Risk Aware and CommSec – Exclusive Partnership Announced

Offering clients a fully managed service for their cyber security needs 2 April 2020  – Cyber Risk Aware, the only company in the world to offer a ‘real-time’ cyber security awareness training platform with education, human cyber risk assessment and phishing simulation solutions; is excited to announce a partnership with CommSec, an experienced managed service […]