Articles

Tour de France live stream sites that let cycling fans watch online for free could pose risk

Tour de France live stream sites that let cycling fans watch online for free could pose risk

When you use these websites, you are putting your device and potentially your entire network at risk. This means that if you're using an illegal site at work, you could well be putting the whole company at risk.
World Cup 2018 live stream: Is it illegal to stream the World Cup online?

World Cup 2018 live stream: Is it illegal to stream the World Cup online?

THE WORLD CUP 2018 is well underway, with the first round of group stage games now complete. Millions of football fans worldwide have been tuning in to watch the action on the dozens of licensed TV channels worldwide, but is it illegal to stream the World Cup online?
World Cup streaming: Some free live feeds online can endanger football fans who try to watch them

World Cup streaming: Some free live feeds online can endanger football fans who try to watch them

Links to live streams are being posted to illegal streaming sites – many of which are easily accessible through Google – as football fans turn to piracy sites to watch matches that are not freely available in their own country.
Can AI smarts replace humans in the Security Operations Centre?

Can AI smarts replace humans in the Security Operations Centre?

Newly published research suggests 27 percent of enterprise security teams see more than 1 million alerts per day, and more than half of IT professionals admit they are struggling to identify critical incidents and false positives alike.
Why is UK business the most breached across Europe?

Why is UK business the most breached across Europe?

According to the latest Thales Data Threat Report published today, the UK holds the dubious honour of being the most breached country in Europe across the last 12 months. So why is that?
10,200 Records of Child Data Leaked Owing to TeenSafe Server Exposure

10,200 Records of Child Data Leaked Owing to TeenSafe Server Exposure

UK-based security researcher Robert Wiggins this week revealed that purportedly “secure” app, TeenSafe, based in Los Angeles, left two servers, hosted on AWS, unprotected and accessible by anyone without a password. At least one server, which is used by the app for parents to monitor their teenagers’ phone activity, leaked information belonging to 10,200 children including unencrypted passwords, p...
Why healthcare companies have to let employees use ‘scary’ web services

Why healthcare companies have to let employees use ‘scary’ web services

Doctors, nurses, and a multitude of administrative staff need rapid access to patient data - it can literally be the difference between life and death. However, easy access to data comes at the cost of misuse.
Cloud Malware – The perfect breeding ground, ignore it and it will bite you

Cloud Malware – The perfect breeding ground, ignore it and it will bite you

The constant struggle to keep malware out of the organisation and deal with it when the inevitable ingress occurs is a well-trodden path for CIOs. But as organisations reach further into the cloud for essential everyday capability, the cloud malware landscape has taken on a new dimension – one where the cloud is a route for its distribution.
Express - What is Cambridge Analytica? Could the data breach scandal bring down Facebook?

Express - What is Cambridge Analytica? Could the data breach scandal bring down Facebook?

The London-based company and Facebook came under fire this week after landing in the biggest data breach and fake news scandal of the year. Cambridge Analytica (CA) stands accused of harvesting data from 50 million Facebook users without their consent and failing to delete it.
Newsweek - #DeleteFacebook Is Trending, Is This the End of the Social Network?

Newsweek - #DeleteFacebook Is Trending, Is This the End of the Social Network?

Facebook is facing an unprecedented backlash, with frustrated users banding together on Twitter under the hashtag #DeleteFacebook in protest of Facebook’s data and privacy policies. The wave of ill-feeling comes in the wake of the Cambridge Analytica scandal.
CRN - The 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors Of The 2018 Cloud 100

CRN - The 20 Coolest Cloud Security Vendors Of The 2018 Cloud 100

CensorNet was founded in February 2007 and began shipping a cloud access security broker eight years later. Derived from its existing secure web gateway platform, the company is positioned to capture traffic and see the flow of data to and from SaaS applications. The company also helps with compliance mandates by monitoring sensitive data and generating reports about what it sees.
Information Age - The new definition of personal data in the GDPR era

Information Age - The new definition of personal data in the GDPR era

When a business has data centres placed strategically throughout the world, how can business leaders prepare for when GDPR truly becomes a reality later this year
Small Business - How to strengthen the weakest link in your cyber security chain

Small Business - How to strengthen the weakest link in your cyber security chain

Last Sunday marked the 11th annual Data Protection Day. An event which, as its name suggests, was created to champion the importance of protecting what has become every business’s most valuable asset… Data.
Information Security Buzz - Tech/Cyber Security Predictions

Information Security Buzz - Tech/Cyber Security Predictions

Orchestration and Automation. In 2018, cybersecurity orchestration and automation will increase in both relevance and adoption.This will be driven by the well-documented skills shortage within the sector, alongside the ever-expanding threat landscape. Over recent years, as the number of cyber risks have increased, so too have the alerts coming through various security systems, overwhelming the lim...
GDPR:Report - Confessions of a Cyber Security Vendor CEO: “We don’t have all the answers to GDPR”

GDPR:Report - Confessions of a Cyber Security Vendor CEO: “We don’t have all the answers to GDPR”

The 25th of May 2018. For many, that date will have registered little interest when the first official draft of the EU General Data Protection Regulation was published back in 2012.
Real Business - Black History Month: The armed forces shaped my outlook as a young black man

Real Business - Black History Month: The armed forces shaped my outlook as a young black man

In addition to leading the business direction and strategy at his firm, Ed MacNair is keen to foster a solid culture too and brings with him lessons from an armed forces background, which shaped his way of thinking
IT Pro - How organisations deal with complex cyber attacks

IT Pro - How organisations deal with complex cyber attacks

Increasingly sophisticated cyber-attacks mean businesses need innovative ways of handling advanced threats
Global Security Mag - Credence Security in partnership with CensorNet

Global Security Mag - Credence Security in partnership with CensorNet

CensorNet announces it has selected Credence Security, the region’s specialty distribution company, as its Value Added Distributor (VAD) for the Middle East, Africa, India and Pakistan regions.
IT Pro Portal - The Government’s Digital Strategy: let’s look again at cyber security

IT Pro Portal - The Government’s Digital Strategy: let’s look again at cyber security

The government recently published its long awaited Digital Strategy earlier this month. It was originally delayed by almost a year thanks to the shock of Brexit and has now been positioned as a post-Brexit strategy for the UK.
SC Awards Europe 2017: Finalists - round three

SC Awards Europe 2017: Finalists - round three

In the third of seven announcements throughout the day, we are delighted to reveal that CensorNet are one of the finalists for the Threat Solutions Categories for the SC Awards 2017 Europe. Winners will be revealed at the Awards Night on Tuesday 6 June.