BlueKeep vs Cyber Essentials

What is Bluekeep? Bluekeep – also known as CVE-2019-0708 – is a critical Remote Code Execution vulnerability within the Remote Desktop Protocol (RDP) which targets vulnerable, outdated systems operating RDP. Once installed, Bluekeep has the potential to spread in a network utilising security weakness within the system. The exploit can self-replicate without any user interaction,…

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Digital Scotland Voucher Scheme

DIGITAL SCOTLAND VOUCHER SCHEME

 SCOTTISH CYBER VOUCHER SCHEME £1,000 Cyber Security Voucher available for Scottish businesses On the 7th of November 2018 The Scottish Government has made £500,000 available under the National Cyber Security Programme for a voucher scheme to support small and medium-sized private and third sector organisations in Scotland. This voucher scheme aims to support companies to improve their…

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ID Cyber Solutions @ The Gathering #scvogathering

Today Cary Hendricks our Global Operations Director was privileged to be a headline speaker on behalf of the Scottish Government at The Gathering in Glasgow      The Gathering is the largest free third sector event in the UK, a place for all the amazing people working in the third sector to network, showcase what they…

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Tech Savvy Teens Lack Cyber Security Awareness.

In a report on the BBC website today it states that more than 52% of UK teens are using the same password for lots of online service. also it said  that 79% of the 2261 respondents had sent bank details, Passports and Driving Licences via Email and other messaging services. This is alarming when you…

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ID Cyber Solutions Wins Scottish Cyber Award

ID Cyber Solutions had a great night at the recent Scottish Cyber Awards. After being named as  finalists in two awards Best Cyber Start up and International Contribution to Cyber Security we are please to announce that we won  Best Cyber Start up. We would like to recognise all the other finalists and congratulate them on there…

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ID Cyber @ IFSEC

Dave Wilkinson from BSIA launched their Cyber Security offering at IFSEC in London. BSIA’s Dave Wilkinson launched there Cyber Security Web page yesterday at the 2017 IFSEC show. IDCyber’s Managing Director Ian Kerr assisted Dave with a impacting talk about the benefits of Cyber Essentials. ID Cyber Solution are frilled to be associated the BSIA…

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ID Cyber in the News

ID Cyber Solutions Global Operations Director Cary Hendricks used as STV cyber expert. After this weeks high profile cyber attack on the NHS. ID Cyber solutions has been working with STV News to cover the story. Cary Hendricks has provided comments on the state of cyber security after the attack and advice on how to…

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Risks of not having Cyber Essentials

In recent weeks, there has been several instances that have cost businesses a lot of anguish, efforts to recover data and services. One of the major issues are certain types of attacks that do succeed and have devastating results. How would Cyber Essentials have saved your organisation?In short there are several questions based on specific…

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Using Netgear router?

Using Netgear router? According to US-CERT, Netgear routers are vulnerable to command-injection attack that allows hackers to take control of the devices and their internet connections. Netgear models R7000, R6400, and R8000 have been confirmed to be vulnerable, and models R7000P, R7500, R7800, R8500 R9000, have been reported as being affected. US-CERT states, that “Exploiting…

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