50% of popular free personal VPN (Virtual Private Network) providers have unacceptable privacy policies, no accountability, poor service and links to China.

Can you trust free VPN services?

Can you trust free VPN services? 21st November 2018 Research by Metric Labs Top10VPN has confirmed that over 50% of the most popular free personal VPN (Virtual Private Network) services are run by secretive companies based in China. With unacceptable privacy policies and a lack of accountability, the report strongly advises individuals not to trust these…

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Find out how DDoS cybers attacks disrupt web services and lead to financial loss from reduced sales and reputational damage.

Why is DDoS attack a major cyber threat?

Why is DDoS attack a major cyber threat? 8th November 2018 Distributed denial-of-service (DDoS) cyber attacks remain a significant threat to any organisation that uses a web site or web application to deliver its services. The Arbor Networks 2018 Worldwide Infrastructure Security Report confirms that a total of 7.5 million DDoS attacks were executed in…

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Web application penetration testing finds software vulnerabilities such as SQL injection and XSS in web sites and web applications.

How secure are your web applications?

How secure are your web applications? 31st October 2018 Web applications and web sites deliver accessible and powerful services to consumers and businesses throughout the world. At the heart of modern banking, e-commerce and cloud-based IT provision, they are an attractive and easy target for cyber criminals. In common with all software, web applications contain…

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Fileless malware cyber attacks have increased by 94% in 2018. PowerShell fileless attacks are being delivered by phishing email and web applications.

The rise of fileless malware attack

The rise of fileless malware attack 16th October 2018 The first half of 2018 has seen a 94% increase in the number of fileless cyber attacks on global companies who use the endpoint detection and response (EDR) services of SentinelOne. The latest SentinelOne Enterprise Risk Index Report identifies that fileless attacks using PowerShell increased to…

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Find out what the Dark Web is and how to protect your personal data.

Personal data for sale on the Dark Web?

Personal data for sale on the Dark Web? 4th September 2018 With the almost daily news of large-scale data privacy breaches resulting from cyber attack, individuals and business owners are increasingly asking, ‘Has my personal data already left the building?’. The scale of personal data theft remains staggering. This is illustrated by T-Mobile announcing that…

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