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How the COVID-19 Pandemic Has changed IT & Security

While the COVID-19 pandemic has disrupted business models around the world, the adoption of modern application and cloud technologies continues to grow.

Here we are sharing a blog from our partners Sumo Logic. Their Continuous Intelligence Report provides an inside look into the state of the modern application technology stack, including changing trends in cloud and application adoption and usage by customers, and the impact of COVID-19 as an accelerant for digital transformation efforts.

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How 3rd Party Apps Can Compromise The Security of SaaS Environments

 

Risk of 3rd party applications has always been a concern for security teams. The SolarWinds breach is an example of a 3rd party application inserting a vulnerability into an otherwise secure infrastructure. While the SolarWinds breach occurred in an on-premise environment, 3rd party apps can also create vulnerabilities in SaaS environments.

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A Vulnerable World: RiskIQ’s Unique View of the Microsoft Exchange Landscape

Frankly, it’s a tough time to be in cybersecurity. Perhaps the toughest ever. There have been over a dozen zero-days in the past three months alone, with countless organizations across the world affected.

We’re barely four months removed from SolarWinds—a watershed attack some thought would set the standard for the impact a vulnerability could have—and already dealing with a new attack that dwarfs it in scale.

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How activereach Used DNS-Layer Protection To Secure Their Retail Client’s Stores And Users

Our Client:

Fabb Furniture is the leading regional furniture and carpet retailer in the UK with an established base in the East of England where it has traded for over 40 years.

With 22 sites defined requiring protection, visibility and control of their network, activereach proposed Cisco Umbrella as the solution.

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Why ISO 27001 certification is a ‘must have’ for 2021

Crucial Assurance and Return On Investment

Are you looking to ramp up your information security management in 2021? You’re certainly not alone.

Resilient-focussed organisations around the world are actively upgrading their compliance to mitigate the rapidly expanding threat landscape. While compliance with local standards and frameworks (like Cyber Essentials here in the UK) is a great start, powerful customers in your supply chain are increasingly seeking assurance to the gold standard of infosec: ISO 27001.

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