18th October 2017
Cyber security firm Foregenix is on track to have 100 staff by the end of the year following a string of recent recruits and a raft of new contracts. The Wiltshire-headquartered company, which offers cyber security consultancy and develops software to detect attempted website security breaches, has recruited nine new staff members in the summer.
18th October 2017
Cyber security firm Foregenix is racing towards 100 staff by the end of the year, up from a headcount of less than 20 in 2014. The Wiltshire headquartered cyber security specialists has recruited nine new staff in the summer bringing its headcount to 94.
1st October 2017
Foregenix est un cabinet britannique de conseil spécialisé dans la lutte contre la cybercriminalité dans le domaine des paiements. Il accompagne tous les acteurs de l'industrie pour sécuriser leurs systèmes d'information mais aussi répondre à des attaques cyber.
22nd September 2017
"Start-rite, founded in 1792, will be using Foregenix’s eCommerce threat detection solution FGX-Web. The solution is designed to bake security into e-commerce websites to protect them from the online criminal threat. The solution supports all of the most popular ecommerce platforms such as Magento, Drupal, OS Commerce and many others."
19th September 2017
"To avoid such problems, it’s important to run routine scans on your Magento website. Online scanning services such as MageReport and ForeGenix scan your Magento website completely and send a list of the potential issues, apart from the scan report, to your email id."
4th September 2017
"The cost to businesses of such attacks will vary according to the data that’s exposed but breaches are getting more expensive and its often the smaller firms that are hardest hit. Visa for example, imposes a fine on European merchants of up to €18 for each stolen set of card data."
24th August 2017
"In today’s digitally-connected world, consumers love the speed and convenience of frictionless payments, and the growth of online and mobile purchases has increased significantly over the past few years."
22nd August 2017
"Across the Atlantic, East London-based Premier League football club West Ham United announced that it has partnered with U.K.-based digital forensics company Foregenix Ltd. to prepare for new European Union data privacy rules."
18th August 2017
"After a hard fought qualifying round, the judges have now come to a final decision on who has made it to the Fraud Awards short list for 2017. The winners and runners-up will be announced at a Fraud Awards Gala Dinner on 5th October at Leicester City Football Club. This year saw a record number of entries."
10th August 2017
"A new ‘cyber alarm’ system which sounds a warning when a website or IT network comes under attack allows businesses to detect security breaches as soon as they occur."
10th August 2017
"Foregenix is the first cyber security firm in the UK to offer Canary, which sits on a company’s website and ‘chirps’ loudly when there is an attempted ‘break in’. The company says that tough new data protection rules coming into force next year will make it all the more important for companies to have an alarm on their website, just as they do on their premises."
3rd August 2017
"West Ham United has established a partnership with leading cyber security consultancy Foregenix to help safeguard its data and prepare for the introduction of tough new data privacy rules."
28th July 2017
"GDPR rules come into force in May next year and require firms to adhere to strict data protection regulations or face substantial fines if they fail to do so. West Ham will look to include a number of new cyber security initiatives as part of the deal with Foregenix and build on the work carried out as part of the club’s move to their new London Stadium home."
27th July 2017
4th July 2017
"Online fraud has now become the UK’s most common crime according to the annual Crime Survey of England and Wales (CSEW). Cyber criminals stole £124m via the Internet in 2016 – a 1,266 per cent jump compared to 2015, according to the latest KPMG Fraud Barometer. A recent report by industry analysts Cybersecurity Ventures predicts."
15th May 2017
"Hackers exploit weak links and don't care about the consequences. Severely interfering with any country's health system and creating situations that can cause fatalities through delayed operations, or ambulances failing to arrive in time in emergency situations."
4th May 2017
"UK Cyber security specialist has chosen Sydney as its new base to expand into the Asia Pacific region. Foregenix will open its new office in May with new appointment Raymond Simpson leading the APAC consulting team."
26th April 2017
"The results show that 5% are infected with rogue software or 'malware', which is stealing customers' card details. Furthermore, four out of five sites (78%) are considered at risk of security breaches because they are running outdated versions of the software, which makes them easy targets for hackers."
25th April 2017
"One in 20 online shopping sites have been infiltrated by hackers who are actively stealing customers’ payment card details, according to new research by cyber security firm Foregenix."
25th April 2017
"One in 20 online shopping sites has been infiltrated by hackers who are actively stealing customers' payment card details, according to new research by cyber security experts Foregenix."
21st April 2017
"Various security scans performed on about 60,000 Magento websites, which is the very famous e-commerce platform, shows that about 78% are missing the critical security patches, while about 5% are confirmed to have some kind of payment card data harvesting malware inside which is stealing their customer details."
17th April 2017
"According to Foregenix’s analysis of 60,000 web sites on Magento – the most popular e-commerce platform – 78% lack critical security patches and 5% contain malicious software that collects customers’ data."
7th April 2017
"Benjamin Hosack, co-founder of Foregenix, said the rise in cybercrime threatens to undermine confidence in e-commerce, especially in markets leading the way in online sales such as the US and UK. While heavy penalties by card providers could put many smaller traders out of business in the year ahead."
7th April 2017
"The cyber security company, which is renowned globally for its work with banks and payment providers, has an active threat intelligence team researching and analysing attack trends, with a strong focus on the eCommerce sector."
6th April 2017
"Security scans performed on 60,000 Magento websites, the most popular e-commerce platform, show that 78% are missing critical security patches, while 5% are confirmed to have payment card data harvesting malware stealing their customer details."
17th March 2017
"We are delighted to reveal the complete list of finalists for the SC Awards Europe 2017. Please be sure to join us on Awards Night, Tuesday 6 June 2017, at Old Billingsgate – a stunning venue on the Thames in the heart of the City of London – to find out who the winners will be."
8th March 2017
"Foregenix – the cyber security company whose people and products safeguard websites from being hacked, breached or compromised – has been named as one of the UK’s fastest growing SME exporters."
3rd March 2017
"Foregenix, a cyber security firm specialising in payments for online retailers, has been named by The Sunday Times (of London) as one of the UK’s fastest growing SME exporters. The company won a listing in the Sunday Times’ SME Export Track 100, after increasing its exports by 53% over the past two years."
24th February 2017
"Seven South West companies have been named on the 2017 Sunday Times Lloyds SME Export Track 100 league table, which ranks Britain's small and medium-sized enterprises (SMEs) with the fastest-growing international sales."