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Foregenix Highly Commended at Fraud Awards 2017

web security, fraud

,17/10/17 10:33

Earlier this year we were shortlisted for a prestige award at Fraud Awards 2017, presented by Retail Risk. Judges had selected Foregenix as a potential for Best Newcomer with the flagship product FGX-Web. Not long after proceedings began, we came highly commended by none other than the organiser of the event, Paul Bessant. 

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Why an SSL certificate won’t protect your website, but FGX-Web will.

,09/10/17 14:24

Having an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate on your website is important and it's also a good thing to have. The little green padlock in the corner of your browser indicates that your website is legitimate and that any data transmitted between the website and the website visitor will be encrypted. It also results in increased trust from consumers.

Despite this, most people misunderstand what protection the SSL certificate provides to a website and it's visitors. Let me explain...

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Mike Hinton

Is My Hosting Provider Protecting My Website?

Recently, it was discovered that over 14 million Verizon customers data, including PIN’s, had been exposed on an unprotected web server.  Three million WWE fan’s personal information was left exposed when it was discovered to be on an unprotected web server.  Both of these took place in the same month.  It happens more often than you’d think and the solution can be as simple as talking to your hosting provider.

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We're Showcasing Cybersecurity at Ecommerce Expo 2017!

Flyers printed, banners set up, scanners prepped, we are officially at Ecommerce Expo 2017! It’s our first year at the show and we’ve hit the road to bring cybersecurity to the only event in the UK that covers the entire breadth of ecommerce.

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Paul Taylor

Responsible Disclosure of Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Discovered in NfSen and AlienVault OSSIM

Part 1 of 2 – Introduction and Background

NfSen is an open source netflow data capture and analysis module which can be used as a standalone product, and is also integrated into AlienVault’s USM/OSSIM security monitoring software.

During a penetration testing engagement for one of our clients, Foregenix discovered a zero-day vulnerability in NfSen. The zero-day allowed remote code execution as root, resulting in a total server compromise.

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Foregenix Highly Commended at Fraud Awards 2017

web security, fraud

,17/10/17 10:33

Earlier this year we were shortlisted for a prestige award at Fraud Awards 2017, presented by Retail Risk. Judges had selected Foregenix as a potential for Best Newcomer with the flagship product FGX-Web. Not long after proceedings began, we came highly commended by none other than the organiser of the event, Paul Bessant. 

Read More

Why an SSL certificate won’t protect your website, but FGX-Web will.

,09/10/17 14:24

Having an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate on your website is important and it's also a good thing to have. The little green padlock in the corner of your browser indicates that your website is legitimate and that any data transmitted between the website and the website visitor will be encrypted. It also results in increased trust from consumers.

Despite this, most people misunderstand what protection the SSL certificate provides to a website and it's visitors. Let me explain...

Read More
Mike Hinton

Is My Hosting Provider Protecting My Website?

Recently, it was discovered that over 14 million Verizon customers data, including PIN’s, had been exposed on an unprotected web server.  Three million WWE fan’s personal information was left exposed when it was discovered to be on an unprotected web server.  Both of these took place in the same month.  It happens more often than you’d think and the solution can be as simple as talking to your hosting provider.

Read More

We're Showcasing Cybersecurity at Ecommerce Expo 2017!

Flyers printed, banners set up, scanners prepped, we are officially at Ecommerce Expo 2017! It’s our first year at the show and we’ve hit the road to bring cybersecurity to the only event in the UK that covers the entire breadth of ecommerce.

Read More
Paul Taylor

Responsible Disclosure of Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Discovered in NfSen and AlienVault OSSIM

Part 1 of 2 – Introduction and Background

NfSen is an open source netflow data capture and analysis module which can be used as a standalone product, and is also integrated into AlienVault’s USM/OSSIM security monitoring software.

During a penetration testing engagement for one of our clients, Foregenix discovered a zero-day vulnerability in NfSen. The zero-day allowed remote code execution as root, resulting in a total server compromise.

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Cyber Security Insights

Jake Dennys
17/10/17 10:33

Foregenix Highly Commended at Fraud Awards 2017

Earlier this year we were shortlisted for a prestige award at Fraud Awards 2017, presented by Retail Risk. Judges had selected Foregenix as a ...

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Jake Dennys
09/10/17 14:24

Why an SSL certificate won’t protect your website, but FGX-Web will.

Having an SSL (Secure Sockets Layer) certificate on your website is important and it's also a good thing to have. The little green padlock in the ...

Read More

Mike Hinton
04/10/17 10:55

Is My Hosting Provider Protecting My Website?

Recently, it was discovered that over 14 million Verizon customers data, including PIN’s, had been exposed on an unprotected web server.  Three ...

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Jake Dennys
28/09/17 10:21

We're Showcasing Cybersecurity at Ecommerce Expo 2017!

Flyers printed, banners set up, scanners prepped, we are officially at Ecommerce Expo 2017! It’s our first year at the show and we’ve hit the road to ...

Read More

Paul Taylor
25/09/17 12:09

Responsible Disclosure of Zero-Day Vulnerabilities Discovered in NfSen and AlienVault OSSIM

Part 1 of 2 – Introduction and Background NfSen is an open source netflow data capture and analysis module which can be used as a standalone product, ...

Read More