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Encryption 101 - How it works. (Part 1)

Written by Andrew McKenna, PCI, PA, P2PE-QSA at Foregenix

When it comes to talking about encryption, it’s important to ensure we’re speaking about the same thing – and to clarify and simplify some of the different implementations we see. Sometimes these are implemented for security and best practice, while other times they are implemented to tick a box. It's important to know the difference between encryption mechanisms, know when to use what and be able to identify and judge the security of particular implementations. This is the first of 2 or more posts.

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Benjamin Hosack

Your website may have been hacked - what next?

web security

,08/10/16 14:49

You suspect your website may have been hacked and your priority is to get your online business back up and running as soon as possible.  With a worldclass team of cybersecurity specialists, we can certainly help you to regain control of your website and secure your client data.

BUT, before you jump into fixing mode, here are a couple of critical steps you need to take to ensure you can handle any enquiries from law enforcement agencies, Visa, Mastercard, Amex and others if it turns out that payment card data has been stolen.

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Kirsty Trainer

Questions for a Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Consultant

PCI, PA-DSS and P2PE

,26/09/16 13:24

As it stands, Foregenix have certified 70% of the current P2PE Applications and 40% of P2PE Solutions globally - so we have our fair share of experience and knowledge in a relatively new market. We asked one of our leading Consultants, Paolo Basilio, a few questions that frequently crop up during the process. 

1.     The growth of interest in Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) has been exponential in the last year and a half. What do you think has influenced this growth?

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Benjamin Hosack

WebScan Website Security Results: 12% HACKED, 53% AT RISK

web security

,31/08/16 09:01

12% of websites that have externally scanned themselves with WebScan had confirmed malicious code stealing their customer payment card data off their website.

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Minaxi Parmar

Alert: Magento "Cloud Harvester" Malware Targeting Insecure Websites

web security, Magento

,04/08/16 09:00

Magento websites are under attack from a new credit card harvesting technique designed to evade detection while harvesting payment card data from major payment processor iframes - a new malware called Magento Cloud Harvester.

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Encryption 101 - How it works. (Part 1)

Written by Andrew McKenna, PCI, PA, P2PE-QSA at Foregenix

When it comes to talking about encryption, it’s important to ensure we’re speaking about the same thing – and to clarify and simplify some of the different implementations we see. Sometimes these are implemented for security and best practice, while other times they are implemented to tick a box. It's important to know the difference between encryption mechanisms, know when to use what and be able to identify and judge the security of particular implementations. This is the first of 2 or more posts.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Your website may have been hacked - what next?

web security

,08/10/16 14:49

You suspect your website may have been hacked and your priority is to get your online business back up and running as soon as possible.  With a worldclass team of cybersecurity specialists, we can certainly help you to regain control of your website and secure your client data.

BUT, before you jump into fixing mode, here are a couple of critical steps you need to take to ensure you can handle any enquiries from law enforcement agencies, Visa, Mastercard, Amex and others if it turns out that payment card data has been stolen.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

Questions for a Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) Consultant

PCI, PA-DSS and P2PE

,26/09/16 13:24

As it stands, Foregenix have certified 70% of the current P2PE Applications and 40% of P2PE Solutions globally - so we have our fair share of experience and knowledge in a relatively new market. We asked one of our leading Consultants, Paolo Basilio, a few questions that frequently crop up during the process. 

1.     The growth of interest in Point-to-Point Encryption (P2PE) has been exponential in the last year and a half. What do you think has influenced this growth?

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

WebScan Website Security Results: 12% HACKED, 53% AT RISK

web security

,31/08/16 09:01

12% of websites that have externally scanned themselves with WebScan had confirmed malicious code stealing their customer payment card data off their website.

Read More
Minaxi Parmar

Alert: Magento "Cloud Harvester" Malware Targeting Insecure Websites

web security, Magento

,04/08/16 09:00

Magento websites are under attack from a new credit card harvesting technique designed to evade detection while harvesting payment card data from major payment processor iframes - a new malware called Magento Cloud Harvester.

Read More

Cyber Security Insights

Duncan Slater
26/05/17 14:08

“Mind the Gap” – As a Small eCommerce Business, Who is Responsible for Your Security?

  Major corporations spend hundreds of thousands of pounds and in some cases employ teams of people dedicated to manage and ensure the security of ...

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Kirsty Trainer
23/05/17 10:48

8 Critical Steps to Reduce the Risk of Ransomware Infection

The WannaCry ransomware infestation is a wake-up call for all entities connected to public networks, such as the internet, to recognise ...

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Mike Hinton
16/05/17 17:24

Foregenix announce new partnership with Juno Web Design

We’re delighted to announce a new partnership between ourselves and Nottinghamshire based agency ‘Juno’. With the rapidly increasing threat to ...

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Kirsty Trainer
05/05/17 09:42

Foregenix choose Australia as launch pad for Asia Pacific expansion

Foregenix are setting-up a new base in Australia, targetting the Asia Pacific region for growth. The new office in Sydney will open in May and be ...

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Kirsty Trainer
11/04/17 12:03

New survey shows 78% of eCommerce websites at risk

47,000 out of 60,000 websites missing critical security patches Over 3,000 are already hacked and losing customer data now External security scans ...

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