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The activereach blog offers education and inspiration in #security and #connectivity. Our aim is to share vital knowledge with business professionals across all functions – so that they can understand the impact of emerging technology trends and gain insight into how these could be adopted in their organisations.

All content is our own, created by our salesteam, support engineers, tech consultants, and directors. We also pick the best of our technology partners’ blogs, re-published with their kind permission. Opinions expressed are the authors’ own. Comments gratefully received at marketing@activereach.net.

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Adaptability And Resilience Will Remain Key For Cybersecurity In 2021

In 2020, breaches were the digital pandemic. Cybercriminals were provided with the opportunity to disrupt and target the weak areas of organizations that were not prepared to work remotely securely.

It is certainly true to say that we are all glad to see the back of 2020. But not withstanding these difficult and challenging times, what does the cybersecurity landscape look like in 2021?

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RiskIQ’s New Microsite Will Help Battle The Spike in Holiday Shopping Threats

This month we are sharing an article from our new technology partner, RiskIQ.

RiskIQ is a global leader in the Attack Surface Management (ASM) category; providing deep discovery, intelligence, and mitigation of threats associated with an organization’s digital footprint. As we head into the busiest online shopping period in the retail calendar, RiskIQ has launched a smart new microsite that tracks and reports new web hosts and domains that leverage holiday shopping events.

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How To Address Cybersecurity Challenges In The Cloud Era With SASE

Today’s IT teams face a common challenge: how to securely enable the growing universe of roaming users, devices, and software-as-a-service (SaaS) apps without adding complexity or reducing end-user performance.

This month we are reposting an article from our technology partner, Cisco Umbrella.

It’s no secret – networking and security have left the building.

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Data Breach costs are increasing – what’s the impact of COVID?

Data breaches have far-reaching consequences, causing financial losses and long-lasting reputational damage. Despite increasing worldwide spending on IT security products and services, breaches and malicious attacks continue to grow.  As organizations try to recover from effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, these breaches are dramatically impacting the bottom line.

A recent report published by IBM Security, Cost of A Data Breach Report 2020, revealed that worldwide, the cost of a data breach is going up.

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activereach Shakes up SaaS Market with New Monthly Payment Plans

Now, more than ever, businesses are keeping an eye on every penny they spend.  Whilst savings can be made by shelving or reducing the projects this not how businesses want to proceed.  To help businesses continue to invest in IT without significantly impacting their cash flow activereach is launching a pioneering new programme, activeFINANCE, enabling businesses to spread the cost of 1, 3 and 5-year licences via a monthly or quarterly payment plan.

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