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Tips to protect the potential next target of the financial sector – Trading apps

Thursday, October 12, 2017 - 14:55

The media landscape today continues to share stories of the increased cyber vulnerabilities in mobile applications. While banks have had many years to develop and tailor their apps to respond to...

Read More Tags: Advanced Threat Protection Malware Compliance

Data harvesting opens the door to more Ransomware attacks

Tuesday, September 19, 2017 - 12:58

Guy Bunker, SVP Products & Marketing
We all know about the much publicised 2014 Yahoo hack that saw 500 million accounts compromised, wiping $350 million off the value of the company. In fact,...

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WannaCry Survey Infographic

WannaCry illustrated: See how attitudes have changed

Thursday, August 31, 2017 - 15:25

Clearswift's recent survey with Vanson Bourne into the impact of May 2017’s WannaCry attack has revealed big changes in the way organizations and employees deal with cyber security.
We've created an...

Read More Tags: Malware Cyber Security
Microsoft deal is a start, but more needs to be done to protect the NHS from cyber threats

Microsoft deal is a start, but more needs to be done to protect the NHS from cyber threats

Monday, August 21, 2017 - 16:13

Following the recent WannaCry attack that affected so many organizations, both public and private, across the globe, many firms are now taking steps to protect themselves from potential threats in...

Read More Tags: Advanced Threat Protection Internal Threats Malware

Clearswift to discuss the “END of Ransomware Attacks”at Orlando and Atlanta Tech-Security Conferences

Tuesday, August 23, 2016 - 09:02

Ransomware and morphed forms of embedded malware are creating havoc for IT security organizations. Weaponized invoices, resumes and other malicious documents are distributed through compelling social...

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Clearswift sees 70% growth in its ‘Advanced Threat Protection’ solution

Tuesday, July 12, 2016 - 10:43

Organizations look to a more effective layer of sanitization to defend against advanced malware and the resurgence of ransomware.
Advanced malware attacks evading traditional perimeter defenses have...

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Malware Mania is back with a vengeance

10 Shocking Malware and Ransomware Statistics

Tuesday, May 24, 2016 - 13:35


“Malware Mania” is back with a vengeance creating havoc for organizations of all sizes and in all industries. Cyber criminals have morphed their attack methods with the resurgence of macro malware...

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(ISC)² CyberSecureGov 2016

(ISC)² CyberSecureGov 2016: Clearswift & US Government cyber leaders discuss how to stop evasive malware from threatening the Nation.

Tuesday, May 17, 2016 - 13:10


The US Government’s cyber leaders will gather this week at the (ISC)² CyberSecureGov 2016 in Washington, D.C. to hear from the industry’s top experts and their peers on the latest attacks...

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