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The Clearswift Blog covers all the latest IT Security news as it applies to you and your business.

Unintended Email Recipient

Stray emails: How to prevent a critical cyber security vulnerability

Tuesday, May 8, 2018 - 10:50

The pervasive threat that cybercriminals pose to the security of critical information has dominated media headlines over the past year. Major data breaches, from Uber’s data theft cover up to the 147...

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Document Sanitization and Metadata

Document Sanitization: avoid making your business look foolish

Monday, February 26, 2018 - 11:03

Human error is one of the biggest problems businesses face when it comes to data leaks and unwanted data acquisition. There can be a number of systems in place to ensure that confidential files...

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3 ways to protect your organization against the insider threat

Monday, October 16, 2017 - 13:49

Unless you’ve been living under a rock, you probably know that cyber-attacks are on the rise and hitting businesses hard. Over the past few years, swathes of high-profile attacks have dominated media...

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Mobile Working

What can businesses do to keep secure in the mobile working revolution?

Thursday, July 27, 2017 - 09:55

Dr Guy Bunker, SVP Products & Marketing, Clearswift UK
The age of mobile working continues to gather pace.  More people than ever before are working from home or on the move, rather than in...

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Information Security

Augmenting Existing Infrastructure to Combat Today's Information Borne Threats

Wednesday, June 14, 2017 - 13:19

Clearswift understands that many organizations have an immediate need for more advanced security, but cannot afford to 'rip and replace' what they already have in place, or wait until an existing...

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Info Security Awards 2017

Clearswift Wins Info Security PG Awards for Adaptive DLP, Office 365™ Email Security and Advanced Threat Prevention

Monday, March 6, 2017 - 12:10

Clearswift was recognized at the 13th Annual 2017 Info Security PG’s Global Excellence Awards® for its unique ability to prevent evasive cyber-attacks and data breaches through its game-changing...

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Clearswift Named a Cyber Security Leader of 2016 by Cyber Defense Magazine

Thursday, December 22, 2016 - 09:14

Clearswift recognized amongst the industry’s top cyber security leaders for its game-changing Adaptive Data Loss Prevention solution.
Adaptive DLP is a Game-Changer for Cyber Defense
Cyber threats...

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Cloud Storage, File Sharing Apps and GDPR: This Could Get Ugly Fast!

Thursday, December 15, 2016 - 11:50

Cloud storage services and file sharing apps such as Dropbox, Box, Microsoft OneDrive and Google Drive are so widely adopted by employees—knowingly or unknowingly by their IT departments—that most...

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