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Kirsty Trainer

8 Critical Steps to Reduce the Risk of Ransomware Infection

malware, Hack, ransomware

,23/05/17 10:48

The WannaCry ransomware infestation is a wake-up call for all entities connected to public networks, such as the internet, to recognise cyber security is a necessity and not a nice-to-have. This extensive ransomware attack is non-targeted and global, so any computer system that’s accessible and lacking recent Microsoft patches will be completely vulnerable and could be infected right now.

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Mike Hinton

New JavaScript Malware Targeting Stripe.js on Magento Websites - Ajax Harvester

web security, Magento, malware, JavaScript

,04/04/17 07:53

The Foregenix DFIR team has discovered what is believed to be a unreported piece of malware which has recently been used to target insecure eCommerce websites processing through Stripe, running on the Magento framework.

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Mike Hinton

Magento Security Tips - what can you do to protect your website?

web security, Magento, malware

,23/02/17 15:39

The eCommerce sector has seen significant year-on-year growth over the last 5 years. With that growth, the world's most popular eCommerce platform, Magento, has seen seen rapid growth too (currently 26% marketshare globally).

With popularity comes a downside - Magento websites are increasingly becoming the target of attacks by criminals .

Over 60% of breached eCommerce websites assisted by our team in 2016 were Magento-based websites.

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Benjamin Hosack

Magento Malicious JavaScript in Action

web security, Magento, malware, JavaScript

,08/11/16 14:48

Magento websites have been under attack from a new malicious JavaScript family of malware - our forensic team has been working with many hacked websites to help them regain control of their online businesses and to limit losses.

Read More
Kirsty Trainer

8 Critical Steps to Reduce the Risk of Ransomware Infection

malware, Hack, ransomware

,23/05/17 10:48

The WannaCry ransomware infestation is a wake-up call for all entities connected to public networks, such as the internet, to recognise cyber security is a necessity and not a nice-to-have. This extensive ransomware attack is non-targeted and global, so any computer system that’s accessible and lacking recent Microsoft patches will be completely vulnerable and could be infected right now.

Read More
Mike Hinton

New JavaScript Malware Targeting Stripe.js on Magento Websites - Ajax Harvester

web security, Magento, malware, JavaScript

,04/04/17 07:53

The Foregenix DFIR team has discovered what is believed to be a unreported piece of malware which has recently been used to target insecure eCommerce websites processing through Stripe, running on the Magento framework.

Read More
Mike Hinton

Magento Security Tips - what can you do to protect your website?

web security, Magento, malware

,23/02/17 15:39

The eCommerce sector has seen significant year-on-year growth over the last 5 years. With that growth, the world's most popular eCommerce platform, Magento, has seen seen rapid growth too (currently 26% marketshare globally).

With popularity comes a downside - Magento websites are increasingly becoming the target of attacks by criminals .

Over 60% of breached eCommerce websites assisted by our team in 2016 were Magento-based websites.

Read More
Benjamin Hosack

Magento Malicious JavaScript in Action

web security, Magento, malware, JavaScript

,08/11/16 14:48

Magento websites have been under attack from a new malicious JavaScript family of malware - our forensic team has been working with many hacked websites to help them regain control of their online businesses and to limit losses.

Read More

Cyber Security Insights

Duncan Slater
21/07/17 10:15

Foregenix Review of the Office for National Statistics Crime Survey

Today [July 20th 2017] the Office for National Statistics in the UK released their annual Crime Survey for England and Wales (CSEW), for the twelve ...

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Benjamin Hosack
10/07/17 16:40

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

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 ...

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Kirsty Trainer
07/07/17 16:41

Take the Guesswork Out of Your Website Security

Let’s say that someone approaches you on the street one day. They point to a busy shop across the street, and they say to you, “That’s my store, and ...

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Andrew McKenna
06/07/17 16:21

Why You Need To Defend Against Nation State Attacks

A few months ago, I was working on a risk assessment with a business and one of the most extreme threats, beyond targeted malware, was an attack by a ...

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David Kirkpatrick
05/07/17 10:57

Penetration Testing: The Quest For Fully UnDetectable Malware

Malware continues to be one of the main attack vectors used by criminals to compromise user and corporate data. Using phishing or social engineering ...

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