Alphabet Soup: Navigating SCADA, and Industrial Control Systems and VPNs increasing importance in all of these technologies.

All the terminology is daunting. Whether, Operational Technology (OT), Industrial Control Systems (ICS), Supervisory Control and Data Acquisition (SCADA) or Internet of Things (IoT), it’s important for the C-suite of executives to understand the differences and find a way to maintain the accessibility of these technologies while complying with local regulations. One greatest common denominator […]

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Sage data breach highlights need for least privilege access and two common errors businesses make, warns Hypersocket Software

The data breach at UK accounting software company Sage has brought the insider threat facing businesses into focus and, according to security experts Hypersocket Software, highlights the need for more stringent access control. The Sage breach, which may have compromised the personal information of employees at 280 businesses, is thought to have resulted from unauthorised […]

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Create a Solid Network Infrastructure with Managed File Transfer

In today’s global business environment when employees dispersed around the world need to be able to exchange data across their networks securely and effectively, a solid IT infrastructure is an organisation’s safety net. For many enterprises, File Transfer Servers (FTS) are the back-bone of their network. Essentially a computer within the client/server model responsible for […]

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Access all Areas?

Driven by a growing number of security breaches, the demand for greater mobility at work and the trend towards Bring Your Own Device (BYOD) in the workplace, Identity and Access Management (IAM) is a growing area of focus for businesses across many sectors. Just how intense that focus is set to become is illustrated in […]

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Tips to Transitioning New Projects to Business as Usual (BAU)

Handing off a new service or tool from one department to another, even within the same organization, is harder than it looks. Often times great ideas that lead to good initiatives are not properly adopted, understood or communicated by the groups tasked with running their day to day operations. For the company and strategic-facing development […]

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The BYOD explosion: How much of a threat do personal devices really pose to your network?

How much of a risk is BYOD to network security? No more than company-issued hardware – provided businesses follow these four essential steps says Lee Painter. We’re all familiar with BYOD dangers: data breaches exploited because of a lack of proper security protocols and encryption on devices or missed operating system updates; data leakage as […]

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Integration Point: Password Manager and Digital Transformation

Disruption is everywhere. The S&P 500, normally a bastion of stability, experienced an unprecedented 50 percent churn rate in just the past 15 years. In 1999, General Electric and Coca-Cola were at the top of the list. Today it’s Apple and Google. And look at a company like Uber, which owns no cars and predominantly […]

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Six Steps to Avoid Becoming A Data Breach Statistic

US fast-food chain Wendy’s is the latest organisation to suffer a significant data breach. As the story unfolds, it’s clear the business seems to have been caught off guard in fully understanding the impact and extent of the breach. This isn’t at all unusual – the first time many businesses know they’ve been hacked is […]

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Hypersocket Software Introduces Enterprise Level Single Sign-On Technology at SME Prices

SSO and password hacks help businesses boost productivity and increase cybersecurity Nottingham, 02 June 2016 – With news that a seven character password now takes a hacker under a second to crack, the need for employees to use stronger, more complex passwords as an essential weapon in any organisation’s cybersecurity arsenal has never been more […]

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Meet the team at Infosecurity Europe 2016!

Hypersocket Software is pleased to announce that the team of security experts will be exhibiting at Infosecurity Europe 2016 from 7th – 9th June at stand K68. Why should you stop by our stand? We’ll be showcasing our new suite of solutions at the show, our unique hybrid VPN for secure remote access to mission-critical […]

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