Cybersecurity Insights

Kirsty Trainer

Marketing Manager & Design-fiend at Foregenix

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Kirsty Trainer

Why Cybersecurity Training Is Important As An SME.

27/11/18 10:25

You can’t load up a tech news source at the moment without seeing the word ‘breached’ somewhere; and for good reason. Attackers are constantly targeting businesses, searching for vulnerabilities they can exploit to siphon away sensitive data. If you think that as an SME you’re exempt from being hacked, you’re wrong.

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Why Your Business Should Deploy File Integrity Monitoring

19/11/18 15:32

File integrity monitoring (FIM) systems are an important part of your website security's immune system. If you want to find and destroy malicious code, you’ll need to know where it is and where it’s come from. FIM systems will log changes made to your website, where they’ve come from and when they were made. Utilising a FIM system in your security strategy will help provide you with up to date knowledge of the inner workings of your website.

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The payment industry is stepping up the fight against fraud with P2PE

26/09/18 13:38

P2PE (Point-to-Point-Encryption)  is a standard that is quickly becoming the preferred way for acquirers and merchants to secure customer cardholder data. The industry is ramping up P2PE efforts to combat fraud. The number of payment card P2PE systems, which meet the new industry standard has passed 200 for the first time, highlighting the growing worldwide emphasis on security.

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P2PE - What are the benefits to retail merchants?

15/08/18 14:39

Point-to-Point-Encryption, known to most as P2PE is a standard that is quickly becoming the preferred way for acquirers and merchants to secure customer cardholder data. Most of the registered solutions out there are from the US and Europe; but Africa and Asia have formerly registered a couple too indicating that there is a global buy in to the security benefits that are associated with P2PE.

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Women of Cybersecurity [#InternationalWomensDay]

08/03/18 13:55

Women’s representation in Cybersecurity is often a topic of discussion. As we speak, RSA Conference is being criticized for its lack of female keynote speakers with hundreds of Tech firms backing a rival event which promises to feature more women. 

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Kirsty Trainer

Marketing Manager & Design-fiend at Foregenix

Recent Posts

Kirsty Trainer

Why Cybersecurity Training Is Important As An SME.

27/11/18 10:25

You can’t load up a tech news source at the moment without seeing the word ‘breached’ somewhere; and for good reason. Attackers are constantly targeting businesses, searching for vulnerabilities they can exploit to siphon away sensitive data. If you think that as an SME you’re exempt from being hacked, you’re wrong.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

Why Your Business Should Deploy File Integrity Monitoring

19/11/18 15:32

File integrity monitoring (FIM) systems are an important part of your website security's immune system. If you want to find and destroy malicious code, you’ll need to know where it is and where it’s come from. FIM systems will log changes made to your website, where they’ve come from and when they were made. Utilising a FIM system in your security strategy will help provide you with up to date knowledge of the inner workings of your website.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

The payment industry is stepping up the fight against fraud with P2PE

26/09/18 13:38

P2PE (Point-to-Point-Encryption)  is a standard that is quickly becoming the preferred way for acquirers and merchants to secure customer cardholder data. The industry is ramping up P2PE efforts to combat fraud. The number of payment card P2PE systems, which meet the new industry standard has passed 200 for the first time, highlighting the growing worldwide emphasis on security.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

P2PE - What are the benefits to retail merchants?

15/08/18 14:39

Point-to-Point-Encryption, known to most as P2PE is a standard that is quickly becoming the preferred way for acquirers and merchants to secure customer cardholder data. Most of the registered solutions out there are from the US and Europe; but Africa and Asia have formerly registered a couple too indicating that there is a global buy in to the security benefits that are associated with P2PE.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

Women of Cybersecurity [#InternationalWomensDay]

08/03/18 13:55

Women’s representation in Cybersecurity is often a topic of discussion. As we speak, RSA Conference is being criticized for its lack of female keynote speakers with hundreds of Tech firms backing a rival event which promises to feature more women. 

Read More