Meet the team at ICT for Education 2016!

Hypersocket Software is pleased to announce that the team of security experts will be exhibiting at ICT for Education on 18th November 2016 at Cranmore Park, Birmingham. Why should you stop by our stand? We’ll be showcasing our new suite of solutions at the show, our unique Single Sign-On virtual appliance for seamless access to cloud and on-premise […]

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The Top 3 Corporate IT Security Mistakes

The IT security group within every corporation is under file. Relentless cyber-attacks, user errors and improperly designed and implemented processes and procedures contribute to a maelstrom of problems that executives expect to be instantly solved. The news for IT departments continues to sound dire. Companies like Symantec estimate that 56% of employees believe it is […]

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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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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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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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Is Outsourcing IT A Good Idea?

Security is an important part of any business and ensuring that the business is fully protected can be a very time consuming job, this is especially the case when organizations are not willing to expand and trust external security providers, thus most of their IT work is allocated to the in-house IT department. These tasks […]

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Resolving the Pains of Active Directory

Active Directory (AD) has been integrated within small to large businesses and thus it has become a focal point for the organisation’s network infrastructure and identity management. However, businesses are still continuously struggling with the concept of Active Directory integration even though it has proven to be a successful technological tool where many security concerns […]

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