Foregenix Blog

Jake Dennys

Foregenix Take Best Security at The Techies 2018!

14/05/18 15:42

The Techie Awards 2018 are a Business Exchange initiative, created to celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of the IT community in Swindon & Wiltshire. We were named as finalists among 12 other companies and were lucky enough to come away with the accolade of ‘Best Tech Security’.

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David Kirkpatrick

Know Your Attack Surfaces

02/05/18 14:22

During our engagements, we sometimes find customers have difficulty in determining what hosts they own and if they are live on the Internet. This can easily happen when you have a high turnover of networking staff, where the knowledge is not passed on, or you have a large infrastructure presence that can make it difficult to constantly manage/monitor. In a worst-case scenario, this can lead to compromise of data and possible exploitation of your internal network where ‘forgotten’ hosts are left unpatched and unmanaged.

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Zacharias Pigadas

Purple Teaming, here's what you need to know.

27/04/18 10:11

Information security is infatuated with colours. It started with the blue boxing that allowed anyone to make free calls, then moved to black hats, white hats, grey hats (to denote attackers), then off to black box, grey box and white box testing to define the type of testing. The latest trend in colours reference red teaming, blue teaming and purple teaming. We will deal with the last one in the remainder of this blog.

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Facebook Ads Extension for Magento Leaking Magento Version

25/04/18 16:55

When looking for new websites to target, a typical hacker will try to find sites which will require as little effort as possible for them to breach. Ideally they are looking for sites that are running outdated versions of frameworks such as Magento and WordPress, which may be missing critical security patches. Once they have identified a site like this they can usually use a pre-made exploit instead of having to craft their own code to gain access to the server.

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Jake Dennys

Foregenix named as finalists in The Techies 2018!

18/04/18 15:02

The Techie Awards 2018 are a Business Exchange initiative to celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of the IT community in Swindon & Wiltshire. We’re delighted to have been named as finalists in the inaugural awards alongside 12 other companies!

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Jake Dennys

Foregenix Take Best Security at The Techies 2018!

14/05/18 15:42

The Techie Awards 2018 are a Business Exchange initiative, created to celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of the IT community in Swindon & Wiltshire. We were named as finalists among 12 other companies and were lucky enough to come away with the accolade of ‘Best Tech Security’.

Read More
David Kirkpatrick

Know Your Attack Surfaces

02/05/18 14:22

During our engagements, we sometimes find customers have difficulty in determining what hosts they own and if they are live on the Internet. This can easily happen when you have a high turnover of networking staff, where the knowledge is not passed on, or you have a large infrastructure presence that can make it difficult to constantly manage/monitor. In a worst-case scenario, this can lead to compromise of data and possible exploitation of your internal network where ‘forgotten’ hosts are left unpatched and unmanaged.

Read More
Zacharias Pigadas

Purple Teaming, here's what you need to know.

27/04/18 10:11

Information security is infatuated with colours. It started with the blue boxing that allowed anyone to make free calls, then moved to black hats, white hats, grey hats (to denote attackers), then off to black box, grey box and white box testing to define the type of testing. The latest trend in colours reference red teaming, blue teaming and purple teaming. We will deal with the last one in the remainder of this blog.

Read More

Facebook Ads Extension for Magento Leaking Magento Version

25/04/18 16:55

When looking for new websites to target, a typical hacker will try to find sites which will require as little effort as possible for them to breach. Ideally they are looking for sites that are running outdated versions of frameworks such as Magento and WordPress, which may be missing critical security patches. Once they have identified a site like this they can usually use a pre-made exploit instead of having to craft their own code to gain access to the server.

Read More
Jake Dennys

Foregenix named as finalists in The Techies 2018!

18/04/18 15:02

The Techie Awards 2018 are a Business Exchange initiative to celebrate the innovation and entrepreneurship of the IT community in Swindon & Wiltshire. We’re delighted to have been named as finalists in the inaugural awards alongside 12 other companies!

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Cyber Security Insights

Jake Dennys
10/09/18 11:37

Using a hosted payment page? This is why you still need to secure your website.

Many companies that host payment pages will boast of their ability to securely process payments. Whilst this may be true, it does not mean that your ...

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Jake Dennys
22/08/18 13:25

Foregenix to join the PCI SSC Global Executive Assessor Roundtable.

We're proud to consider ourselves one of the industry leaders in the cybersecurity arena, and we are constantly striving to share our knowledge with ...

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Akash Sharma
22/08/18 10:50

FGX-Web gets a fresh new look!

FGX-Web gets a fresh new look! Initially, FGX-Web was created to aid our Forensic Analysts in conducting investigations following a data breach. ...

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Jake Dennys
16/08/18 17:12

What can a Website Security Health Check provide you?

Everyday there's another data compromise. Check the news, big breaches are happening all the time - and that's just the high profile ones. It's the ...

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Kirsty Trainer
15/08/18 14:39

P2PE - What are the benefits to retail merchants?

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 ...

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