Category Archives: Blog

Selecting a Vulnerability Management MSSP

April 10, 2019 / by

Challenges facing MSSP Clients: Many organisations looking for a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) do so in order to save on staffing costs, solve the challenges of staff retention, and assume accuracy and effectiveness improvements.  Do you know what you are getting when engaging with a managed security provider? Are they experts in “everything security” […]

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Popular WordPress WAF bypass Zeroday discovered by edgescan

April 9, 2019 / by

WordFence WAF XSS Bypass – CVE-2019-9669 by Anthony Yalcin A Web Application Firewall (WAF) is an application firewall that filters, monitors, and blocks malicious HTTP traffic. By inspecting HTTP traffic, it can prevent attacks related to web application security flaws, such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), and security misconfigurations. WAFs may come in the […]

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Don’t forget the fundamentals

April 3, 2019 / by

Firefighting: Looking back at 2018 the evidence supports that many organisations struggle with the fundamentals of maintaining a reasonably secure posture. We’re still seeing large amounts of vulnerabilities which have been common place for over 15 years. Items such as Cross-site scripting, SQL injection and command Injection, all are still relatively common. The question is […]

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Achieving Secure Defence in Depth – Rahim Jina, COO/Co-Founder

April 1, 2019 / by

Achieving Secure Defence in Depth, a webinar organised by Infosecurity magazine, was an informative session of expert insight into the best practices to achieve a truly comprehensive security standpoint.   The one and only Dan Raywood (shout out to him for featuring among the 100 top influencers at this year’s RSA, according to a list […]

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Edgescan Vulnerability Stats Report 2019

February 22, 2019 / by

The 2019 Vulnerability Stats Report is available here….

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edgescan at RSA

February 12, 2019 / by

We’re at RSA San Francisco between March 4th and 8th demonstrating our SaaS based Vulnerability intelligence platform. Our CEO, Eoin Keary, COO, Rahim Jina and some of our senior team shall be in attendance. We shall be demonstrating how edgescan works, discussing our 2019 Vulnerability Stats Report and showing you “why edgescan”! There is a […]

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The 2018 DZone Guide to Security

October 8, 2018 / by

The Dzone 2018 guide to security: Defending Your Code. Download using the link below.  

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edgescan achieve ISO 27001:2013 Certification

September 5, 2018 / by

We’re very happy to announce that edgescan is now a certified ISO 27001:2013 Vulnerability Management SaaS.  – One of very few Vulnerability Management SaaS organizations globally. Certificate can be found here What does this mean to you? Well, simply we can prove we deliver our Vulnerability management SaaS in accordance with industry best practice.  In effect we operate […]

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False Positives, False Negatives and Tooling

July 12, 2018 / by

Beware of False prophets: Something we have encountered with our clients when using MSSP’s (Managed Security Service Providers) is in relation to tools and validation. Tools are necessary to discover security weaknesses across the fullstack which is nothing new. Fullstack visibility of security controls is key when operating a robust vulnerability management operation but there […]

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edgescan continues to expand in revenue, staff and global clients

July 6, 2018 / by

Dublin 06 July 2018. edgescan announced today that their revenue has increased by 60% in the first six months of 2018. “The growth is based on global outreach and delivering something different to solve an age old problem” says COO Rahim Jina. The edgescan staff count has doubled since 2016, now at over 40 staff […]

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