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Jake Dennys

Foregenix Highly Commended at Fraud Awards 2017

web security, fraud

,17/10/17 10:33

Earlier this year we were shortlisted for a prestige award at Fraud Awards 2017, presented by Retail Risk. Judges had selected Foregenix as a potential for Best Newcomer with the flagship product FGX-Web. Not long after proceedings began, we came highly commended by none other than the organiser of the event, Paul Bessant. 

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Mike Hinton

Is My Hosting Provider Protecting My Website?

Recently, it was discovered that over 14 million Verizon customers data, including PIN’s, had been exposed on an unprotected web server.  Three million WWE fan’s personal information was left exposed when it was discovered to be on an unprotected web server.  Both of these took place in the same month.  It happens more often than you’d think and the solution can be as simple as talking to your hosting provider.

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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.

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Kirsty Trainer

Take the Guesswork Out of Your Website Security

web security

,07/07/17 16:41

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 we’re having our best year ever!”

The shop is full of excited people. You step back outside, and the shopkeeper asks you a question: “What do you think I need to do to keep this place safe?”

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Duncan Slater

“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 their environment.  But as a small eCommerce merchant, who is responsible for the security of your environment?  In most cases, small eCommerce businesses elect to outsource all of their website’s development to professionals specialising in eCommerce environments, but should the developers be responsible for the cybersecurity as well as the development and management of the environment? 

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Jake Dennys

Foregenix Highly Commended at Fraud Awards 2017

web security, fraud

,17/10/17 10:33

Earlier this year we were shortlisted for a prestige award at Fraud Awards 2017, presented by Retail Risk. Judges had selected Foregenix as a potential for Best Newcomer with the flagship product FGX-Web. Not long after proceedings began, we came highly commended by none other than the organiser of the event, Paul Bessant. 

Read More
Mike Hinton

Is My Hosting Provider Protecting My Website?

Recently, it was discovered that over 14 million Verizon customers data, including PIN’s, had been exposed on an unprotected web server.  Three million WWE fan’s personal information was left exposed when it was discovered to be on an unprotected web server.  Both of these took place in the same month.  It happens more often than you’d think and the solution can be as simple as talking to your hosting provider.

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
Kirsty Trainer

Take the Guesswork Out of Your Website Security

web security

,07/07/17 16:41

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 we’re having our best year ever!”

The shop is full of excited people. You step back outside, and the shopkeeper asks you a question: “What do you think I need to do to keep this place safe?”

Read More
Duncan Slater

“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 their environment.  But as a small eCommerce merchant, who is responsible for the security of your environment?  In most cases, small eCommerce businesses elect to outsource all of their website’s development to professionals specialising in eCommerce environments, but should the developers be responsible for the cybersecurity as well as the development and management of the environment? 

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Cyber Security Insights

Jake Dennys
17/01/18 09:23

Cryptocurrency Malware Affects 55% Of Businesses Worldwide.

Earlier this month we discussed mining malware and how crypto’s popularity might have an effect on it’s usage. Well, a report from Check Point has ...

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Andrew McKenna
12/01/18 10:14

Your Encryption Checklist

Based on real and potential weaknesses identified in existing security protocols as well as industry guidance on algorithms, the following are some ...

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Zacharias Pigadas
09/01/18 09:11

Supply Chain Attacks: A Closer Look

We, as Foregenix and as a security community, have seen our fair amount of breaches publicised the last year or so. Many of them are your ...

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Jake Dennys
24/11/17 15:17

Black Friday Sees Website Traffic Increase by 200%

Black Friday is upon us and as I’m sure you know, it comes hand in hand with lucrative tech discounts from across the industry. For businesses ...

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Richard Jones
17/11/17 09:39

Successfully implementing GDPR: Compliance and Awareness

The General Data Protection Requirement (GDPR) is essentially about privacy. It relies on cyber security controls to ensure that legitimately used ...

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