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Topsec Awarded Place on G-Cloud 10 Framework Agreement

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Jul 6, 2018 12:41:45 PM
Topics: FileXchange, Topsec Email Security

Leading cloud email security and continuity vendor, Topsec Cloud Solutions, have been named as an approved GCloud 10 supplier by the UK Government. The email security specialists provide a full range of email security and continuity solutions to help protect government organisations from email borne threats. G-Cloud 10 is the latest version of an initiative by the UK Government which aims to ease the procurement of cloud-based services by public sector bodies. Topsec were also involved with GCloud 7, 8 and 9.

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Infosec 2018

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: May 31, 2018 12:09:22 PM
Topics: IT Security, Events

Topsec Cloud Solutions will be exhibiting at Infosecurity Europe in the Olympia, London once again this year. Infosec is Europe’s largest and most comprehensive IT Security conference with over 400 exhibitors and 13,500 visitors.

The Topsec team will be on stand X130 (Discovery Zone, Upper Floor), so please feel free to drop by for some free light refreshments and to discuss best practices in email security.

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baseStriker: Massive security flaw in Office 365 lets hackers slip malicious links past its security.

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: May 15, 2018 1:05:28 PM
Topics: IT Security, Email Security, Cyber Security, Email Continuity, Office 365

Researchers have come across a security flaw in the way Office 365 email filters are designed to handle HTML code which has resulted in hackers getting malicious links into the mailboxes of end users.  The hackers used an incredibly simple trick to get malicious URLs to bypass Office 365 mail filters, by splitting up the malicious links by using a <base> URL tag.

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IPEXPO 2018

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Apr 19, 2018 5:48:02 PM
Topics: IT Security, Passwords, Events

 

Next week Topsec Cloud Solutions are back at Manchester Central Convention Complex, this time exhibiting at IPEXPO Manchester for the second time. The event is part of Europe’s number one enterprise IT event series for those looking to find out how the latest IT innovations can drive their business forward.

IPEXPO Manchester is attended by over 5000 people and is a must-attend IT event for CIOs, heads of IT, security specialists and IT Professionals, where the latest developments, cybercrime tactics, best practice insights and content from across the industry will be discussed.

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Latest Office 365 outage hits UK users hard

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Apr 11, 2018 4:57:59 PM
Topics: IT Security, Email Security, Cyber Security, Email Continuity, Office 365

Microsoft Office 365 had an outage on Friday which left users without email throughout Europe, the US and the Asia-Pacific. Microsoft users who tried to access their accounts on Friday got the message “Service is temporarily unavailable. Please retry later.” UK users were hit hard with one user complaining that they could send or receive emails for over 14 hours.

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CyberUK 2018

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Apr 5, 2018 3:28:38 PM
Topics: IT Security, Passwords, Events

Email Security experts, Topsec Cloud Solutions, are delighted to be exhibiting at CYBERUK 2018 for the second consecutive year. The event is the National Cyber Security Centre’s (NCSC) flagship event on cyber security.

The 3 day event is the only UK Government-hosted event for the sector and will be the largest and most wide-ranging event for cyber security leaders and professionals in the UK, attracting the key players in Government, Academia, and Industry.

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We are hiring: Sales Support Administrator (Dublin)

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Apr 3, 2018 5:09:12 PM
Topics: Phishing, Cyber Security, Topsec Email Security, Topsec Phishing Awareness Training

About Topsec

Topsec a leading provider of cloud based managed email and web security solutions. Our services include email security, anti-spam, anti-virus, email continuity, content filtering, image analysis, email archiving, file sharing, Phishing Awareness Training-as-a-Service and Domain Management.

We put our customers at the heart of everything we do and are committed to providing the best solution with unrivalled technical support. As such we are seeking an experienced Sales Support Administrator to join our team.

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Serie A football club Lazio are the latest victim of a phishing attack

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Mar 29, 2018 1:29:35 PM
Topics: Phishing

According to the newspaper Il Tempo, Lazio have fallen for a phishing email which has cost them €2 million. The money paid was supposed to be the final instalment of a transfer fee owed on their purchase of Dutch defender Stefan de Vrij who they bought from Feyenoord in 2014.

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Will red weather warnings become a more regular occurrence?

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Mar 5, 2018 12:40:52 PM
Topics: IT Security, Email Security, Cyber Security, Email Continuity, Office 365

A red weather warning has only been issued on six occasions since the system was introduced in Ireland in 2013 – and only for rainstorms, never for snow until last week. The fact that there have been two red weather warnings in the past 4 months and only 4 in the previous 5 years is a worrying trend. With businesses closing for days at a time, they need to be more prepared for these adverse weather conditions.

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Resilient Scotland Continuity Conference 2018

Author: Gary Fleming
Date: Feb 20, 2018 5:22:51 PM
Topics: IT Security, Events

For the second year running, Topsec Cloud Solutions will be exhibiting at the Scottish Continuity 2018 Resilient Scotland Conference at the Royal Bank of Scotland HQ Conference Centre, 175 Glasgow Road, Gogarburn Edinburgh, EH12 9BH.

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