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Apr 8, 2021   |  By Ashleigh Farrand
This commitment is highlighted by the results of our most recent customer survey, in which our company’s Net Promoter Score was distinguished as ‘great’ (63). We asked Ashleigh Farrand, our Head of Service Operations, to outline what’s involved in delivering a great customer experience and to tell us why she enjoys working in cyber security.
Mar 31, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
The scale of the challenge facing the healthcare sector, even before COVID-19, was significant. In 2020, it became even more pressing with constant reports of critical infrastructure being targeted by cybercriminals. To understand the unique challenges within the NHS, we submitted a Freedom of Information (FOI) request to every trust in the UK.* The results, when compared with those in relation to a previous request in 2018, suggest improvements in cyber security across the NHS. Key Findings
Mar 11, 2021   |  By Michael Cowley
In this latest article, Michael Cowley, Head of Pre-Sales at Redscan, outlines 12 key learning points that security professionals can take away from the latest breaches to minimise cloud risks.
Mar 9, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
The Cybersecurity Excellence Awards honor individuals, products and companies that demonstrate excellence, innovation and leadership in information security. Awards are given out based on a combination of the strength of individual nominations and a popular vote by members of the information security community. We were winners in the following categories: We also received a silver award in the Best Cybersecurity Company – Europe category.
Feb 17, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
First identified in 2014, Emotet evolved from a niche banking Trojan into what was classified this year by Europol as one of the most prevalent strains of malware in the world. The sheer scale of Emotet’s impact on organisations means that its disruption by authorities in early 2021 ranks as one of the most significant takedowns in cyber security history.
Feb 11, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
The report is based on an analysis of more than 18,000 Common Vulnerabilities and Exposures (CVEs) logged to NIST’s National Vulnerability Database in 2020. It reveals that well over half (57%) were rated ‘high’ or ‘critical’ severity – the highest recorded figure for any year to date. Our analysis also looks beyond severity scores, detailing the rise of low complexity vulnerabilities as well as those which require no user interaction to exploit.
Jan 27, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
Redscan’s 2021 Ethical Hacking Roundtable event explored critical vulnerabilities and other key issues facing security teams. The roundtable panel featured George Glass, Head of Threat Intelligence at Redscan, Tom Tervoort, who discovered and disclosed Zerologon, Dr Elizabeth Bruton, Curator of Technology and Engineering at the Science Museum and Dinis Cruz, CTO and CISO of Glasswall and OWASP Project Lead. Key insights from the panel included:
Jan 20, 2021   |  By Paul Sutton
We asked Paul Sutton, Head of Research & Development at Redscan Labs, to tell us about the work he and his team are doing to ensure Redscan remains at the forefront of detection and response.
Jan 19, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
Read our guide to learn about the latest proposals and how they could affect your organisation. Enacted in 2016, the NIS Directive is the first EU-wide legislation on cyber security. It requires member states to ensure that providers of critical infrastructure and services have appropriate security measures in place to manage cyber risk and maintain resilience in the event of an incident. Its four top-level objectives are:
Jan 12, 2021   |  By The Redscan Team
Here, security experts from across the Redscan team offer advice on how to improve cyber resilience during the year ahead.
Feb 4, 2020   |  By Redscan
Protecting against Windows vulnerabilities: the top risks you should know about.This webinar was delivered in February 2020 by Jed Kafetz, Senior Offensive Security Consultant at Redscan.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Ian Glover from CREST outlines the benefits of engaging ethical hacking providers and some of the challenges involved.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Jake Davis, Security Consultant and former Lulzsec hacker, discusses the role of ethical hacking, what changes he has seen in the industry and what lies ahead.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Lauri Love, Security Consultant and British hacktivist, discusses the mindset of a hacker, what changes he is seeing in hacking, and what the trends and challenges are for ethical hacking.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Mark Nicholls, CTO at Redscan, explains the benefits for organisations of using ethical hacking, the challenges involved and what 2020 will hold.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Raef Meeuwisse, Author and ISACA Speaker, explains why some organisations are resistant to ethical hacking, but why they would benefit from it.
Jan 27, 2020   |  By Redscan
Redscan CTO, Mark Nicholls, explains why Redscan decided to bring together a number of industry experts to consider the state of the industry and examine current risks, challenges and trends.
Jan 24, 2020   |  By Redscan
Giles Ashton-Roberts from FirstGroup outlines the benefits of engaging ethical hacking providers and some of the challenges involved.
Jan 23, 2020   |  By Redscan
Redscan decided to bring together a number of industry experts to consider the state of the ethical hacking industry and examine current risks, challenges and trends in 2020 and beyond.
Jan 23, 2020   |  By Redscan
Anthony Lee from Rosenblatt outlines the legal challenges affecting ethical hacking.

Redscan is a UK-based and award-winning provider of cyber security services. By thinking like the adversary, leveraging leading threat detection technology and offering clear advice, our friendly experts help organisations of all sizes to successfully mitigate information security risk.

From custom vulnerability assessments and penetration testing, to managed detection and response, Redscan can be trusted to deliver managed security solutions for wide-ranging business needs.

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