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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.
Info Security - Cybersecurity Experts Slam Government Digital Strategy

Info Security - Cybersecurity Experts Slam Government Digital Strategy

Industry experts have criticized the government’s newly launched Digital Strategy for failing to address the chronic cybersecurity skills shortages experienced by UK firms.
Computer Weekly - Liberty begins legal proceedings in challenge to Snoopers’ Charter

Computer Weekly - Liberty begins legal proceedings in challenge to Snoopers’ Charter

Civil rights group Liberty has begun its legal challenge to the bulk surveillance powers in the new Investigatory Powers Act, setting in motion a judicial review
Global Security Mag - Yahoo notifies users of possible account breaches

Global Security Mag - Yahoo notifies users of possible account breaches

Following the news that Yahoo has begun notifying users about a security breach identified in December, sharing some comment from David Hald, Chief Strategy Office at cloud security company, CensorNet.
The Cyber Wire - Nerdio Partners with CensorNet to Offer Enhanced Cloud-Based User Authentication

The Cyber Wire - Nerdio Partners with CensorNet to Offer Enhanced Cloud-Based User Authentication

Adar, Inc., creator of industry-leading IT-as-a-Service platform Nerdio, today announced its partnership with CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, to put ITaaS users at ease with enhanced user authentication.
Kuppingercole - Executive View: CensorNet Cloud Security Platform

Kuppingercole - Executive View: CensorNet Cloud Security Platform

Many organizations are using cloud services but the use of these services is often poorly governed. Cloud Access Security Brokers (CASBs) provide functionality to discover the use of the cloud, to control which cloud services can be accessed and to protect the data held in these services. CensorNet Unified Security Service provide a valuable tool that organizations can use to improve governance ov...
Market Cheetah - CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication is Verified as Part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access Program

Market Cheetah - CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication is Verified as Part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access Program

CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, today announced that CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) has successfully completed the verification as part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access program
Business Wire - CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication is Verified as Part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access Program

Business Wire - CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication is Verified as Part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access Program

CensorNet, the complete cloud security company, today announced that CensorNet Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA) has successfully completed the verification as part of the Citrix Ready Secure Remote Access program.
Global Security Mag - Sarah Woods joins CensorNet to drive marketing strategy

Global Security Mag - Sarah Woods joins CensorNet to drive marketing strategy

CensorNet announced the appointment of security marketing and communications expert Sarah Woods as Vice President of Worldwide Marketing.