Tag Archives: SOC

Is it time we killed off passwords?

Passwords are the most common type of account authentication. We use them to log into almost every app, website, and device. Unfortunately, they are also the weakest link in cybersecurity. Recent attacks at Cisco Talos, Twilio, and Cloudflare, have all shown that basic account authentication is failing to keep the hackers out. Passwords are a […]

Outsourcing Your Cyber Security

Outsourcing the IT and cyber security for your organisation is an excellent way to save money and time, as well as overcome a very significant and growing cybersecurity skills gap. Outsourced Cyber Security programs can help reduce the burden on you in terms of cybersecurity, taking technical responsibilities out of your hands. Outsourced cybersecurity can […]

Follina MS Word Vulnerability – all you need to know

Follina – it’s just a clever name The name Follina comes from an area not far from Venice, in the North West of Italy. While this seems interesting the name is not important. The name comes from an executable file called 05-2022-0438, the 0438 is the area dialling  number for Follina. So while its clever, […]

Secure your IT multiverse with Managed Detection and Response (MDR)

Multiple IT environments are the norm for most businesses. The rapid transition from on-premises to cloud is growing, with the pandemic advancing online technology exponentially in the past 2 years. The ‘as a Service’ model has all the benefits of easy billing access to cyber security experts and the assurance of a maintained environment. For […]

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 […]