In this project, we were tasked with on-boarding a new customer to our Cyber Security Operations Centre (C-SOC). This would be “just another SOC paper” if it wasn’t for the fact that this particular Customer has an architecture that is exactly what we built the C-SOC for: they are almost exclusively an Azure Platform as a Service (PaaS) operation.Read More
The server as we know it is a dying breed. With the advent of Amazon Web Services (AWS) Lambda in November 2015, and the raft of similar function-as-a-service (FaaS) platforms which followed it, more and more companies are choosing to migrate into the serverless world.
After all, the advantages in scalability, simplicity, and cost-effectiveness are enough to make the head spin and the heart sing – but what does the move mean for security?Read More
I know this achievement would feel like just another week for most other companies (sometimes even presidencies) out there, but this is our milestone, and we are incredibly proud of it.
Like most milestones, and -to be completely honest- like most things in general, I would have completely missed it if it wasn't for the amazing work of our team.Read More
It’s taken less than a decade for DevOps – the collection of practices focusing on quick, short-loop, lifecycle of development, collaboration, and delivery of working products – to make it from the drawing board to a mainstream business strategy practiced by the majority of UK companies today.Read More
Last year, research showed that more than 70% of cyber-attacks were directed at SMEs, and that almost half of all small businesses reported a successful attempt to infiltrate their system. Most concerning of all, almost 60% of those SMEs which fell prey to an attack were forced to cease trading within six months of the incident. Clearly, cyber-security should be high on any business owner’s agenda – but it’s not. So, we must ask ourselves, why?Read More