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Benjamin Hosack

Benj Hosack is a Director and co-Founder of Foregenix Limited. Foregenix is a specialist information security business delivering services in Forensics, PCI DSS, PCI P2PE, PA-DSS and information security solutions within the Payment Card Industry. Our technologies are designed to simplify security and PCI Compliance. Specialties: Cardholder Data Discovery - defining and reducing PCI DSS Scope / PA-DSS / PCI DSS / P2PE / Account Data Compromise Investigations. We are specialists in the Payment Card Industry and work with all types of companies in the payment chain (Acquiring banks, Processors, hosting providers, web designers, merchants, systems integrators etc).
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Benjamin Hosack

New Services to Secure Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

Foregenix is proud to announce the launch of its Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Security Practice. Building upon years of experience in the Payment Card Industry (PCI) helping organisations secure their people, processes and technology, and in response to constantly increasing cybersecurity attacks, Foregenix is once again extending its portfolio of services.

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Benjamin Hosack

Sunday Times Export Track 100 List Foregenix For Second Year Running

Cybersecurity

,27/02/18 09:16

We're very excited - and honoured - to announce that we have made the Sunday Times Export Track 100 alongside some of Britain's fastest growing exporting businesses.

We recognise that achievements like this are only possible with the support and loyalty of our clients and our talented team - thank you for your support and belief in Foregenix.  The increase in business through the last year has enabled us to grow our teams across the globe and refine our products and services to continue provide the best customer service we can offer.  

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Benjamin Hosack

Foregenix expands APAC presence with Dan Ball, Territory Manager. 

Foregenix has further expanded their APAC presence with the addition of Dan Ball to the team as a Territory Manager in Australia, with responsibilities for sales and marketing in APAC. We branched out into Australia in 2017, headed up by Ray Simpson, Regional Director.

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Benjamin Hosack

Magento Websites: How is the security health of your website?

web security, Magento, Cybersecurity

,10/07/17 16:40
Cyber security is a hot topic, with articles appearing most days within the mainstream media.   As consumers, we’re all becoming more cyber-aware as we see the latest well-known brand in the headlines for having lost their client data.

Most of us will have been affected by a credit card breach within the last few years - I can’t imagine there could be many people in first world countries who have not had their credit / debit card details stolen and received a replacement card from their bank. It's a major hassle - stressful and a huge waste of time.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Alert: New PHP Webshell Identified

web security, Magento

,03/03/17 11:50

A new piece of malware has been identified by the Foregenix DFIR team.  The malware is a PHP webshell - a script, which when installed on a compromised system, presents a sophisticated administration platform. This allows the attacker to browse the filesystem of the compromised server, upload, create, edit, download or delete files or stop running processes.

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Benjamin Hosack

Benj Hosack is a Director and co-Founder of Foregenix Limited. Foregenix is a specialist information security business delivering services in Forensics, PCI DSS, PCI P2PE, PA-DSS and information security solutions within the Payment Card Industry. Our technologies are designed to simplify security and PCI Compliance. Specialties: Cardholder Data Discovery - defining and reducing PCI DSS Scope / PA-DSS / PCI DSS / P2PE / Account Data Compromise Investigations. We are specialists in the Payment Card Industry and work with all types of companies in the payment chain (Acquiring banks, Processors, hosting providers, web designers, merchants, systems integrators etc).
Find me on:

Recent Posts

Benjamin Hosack

New Services to Secure Blockchain & Cryptocurrency

Foregenix is proud to announce the launch of its Blockchain & Cryptocurrency Security Practice. Building upon years of experience in the Payment Card Industry (PCI) helping organisations secure their people, processes and technology, and in response to constantly increasing cybersecurity attacks, Foregenix is once again extending its portfolio of services.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Sunday Times Export Track 100 List Foregenix For Second Year Running

Cybersecurity

,27/02/18 09:16

We're very excited - and honoured - to announce that we have made the Sunday Times Export Track 100 alongside some of Britain's fastest growing exporting businesses.

We recognise that achievements like this are only possible with the support and loyalty of our clients and our talented team - thank you for your support and belief in Foregenix.  The increase in business through the last year has enabled us to grow our teams across the globe and refine our products and services to continue provide the best customer service we can offer.  

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Foregenix expands APAC presence with Dan Ball, Territory Manager. 

Foregenix has further expanded their APAC presence with the addition of Dan Ball to the team as a Territory Manager in Australia, with responsibilities for sales and marketing in APAC. We branched out into Australia in 2017, headed up by Ray Simpson, Regional Director.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Magento Websites: How is the security health of your website?

web security, Magento, Cybersecurity

,10/07/17 16:40
Cyber security is a hot topic, with articles appearing most days within the mainstream media.   As consumers, we’re all becoming more cyber-aware as we see the latest well-known brand in the headlines for having lost their client data.

Most of us will have been affected by a credit card breach within the last few years - I can’t imagine there could be many people in first world countries who have not had their credit / debit card details stolen and received a replacement card from their bank. It's a major hassle - stressful and a huge waste of time.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Alert: New PHP Webshell Identified

web security, Magento

,03/03/17 11:50

A new piece of malware has been identified by the Foregenix DFIR team.  The malware is a PHP webshell - a script, which when installed on a compromised system, presents a sophisticated administration platform. This allows the attacker to browse the filesystem of the compromised server, upload, create, edit, download or delete files or stop running processes.

Read More

Cyber Security Insights

Jake Dennys
10/08/18 09:17

Foregenix Launch New Webscan Service!

Recently our security experts have been busy overhauling our free external scanning tool. Having done some fine tuning, added a plethora of new ...

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Jake Dennys
09/08/18 11:49

P2PE: How, what and why – The PCI SSC Latin America Forum.

We’re excited to be showcasing a Point-to-Point-Encryption led presentation at the PCI SSC Latin America Forum on August 15th. As industry leaders ...

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Jake Dennys
16/07/18 11:38

Stronger and more frequent Brute Force Attacks are now the norm

Brute force attacks have plagued the internet for years. It’s a fairly simple concept; attempt every combination of words/numbers until the right one ...

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Jake Dennys
11/07/18 10:31

Foregenix Place #4 In The Growth 100!

It’s been an exciting year for us, awarded consultancy practice of the year and best tech security; then named in the Sunday Times Export Track 100 ...

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Jake Dennys
09/07/18 09:47

Digital Forensics in the Asia-Pacific region

As a global cybersecurity company, we are constantly striving to provide a better service for our clients. We are happy to report that our Digital ...

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