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Edgescan Receives €10.5M BGF Investment

June 7, 2020 / by

Ireland’s largest growth capital investor, BGF, has invested €10.5 million to acquire a minority stake in Edgescan; one of Ireland’s leading cybersecurity businesses.  This is the fourth investment which BGF has made in an Irish business in the past 17 months.  The combined value of those four investments is over €30 million.   Edgescan was […]

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Edgescan’s Emma Heffernan runner up in SC Awards Europe Cybersecurity Student of the Year

June 5, 2020 / by

Three for three at the SC Awards Europe for Edgescan as Edgecan Analyst, Emma Heffernan receives runner up in her category.  The SC Awards Europe took place virtually this year on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of June, to showcase the amazing work and teams from the cybersecurity industry in Europe.   Edgescan was shortlisted […]

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SC Awards Europe Best Enterprise Security Solution – Edgescan Highly Commended

June 4, 2020 / by

The SC Awards Europe took place virtually this year on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of June, to showcase the amazing work and teams from the cybersecurity industry in Europe.   Edgescan was shortlisted for both Best Vulnerability Management Solution AND Best Enterprise Security Solution.  Good news too that Edgescan Security Analyst, Emma Heffernan was […]

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Edgescan Wins Best Vulnerability Management Solution at SC Awards Europe

June 4, 2020 / by

The SC Awards Europe takes place virtually this year on the 2nd, 3rd and 4th of June, to showcase the amazing work and teams from the cybersecurity industry in Europe.   Edgescan have been shortlisted for both Best Vulnerability Management Solution AND Best Enterprise Security Solution.  Good news too that Edgescan Security Analyst, Emma Heffernan […]

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Webinar – Edgescan Workshop with TUDublin

April 27, 2020 / by

Edgescan TUDublin Webinar 27th April 2020   Student Webinar including presentations from Edgescan experts. Ciaran – Working in Edgescan (00:00) Dearbhail – 2020 Edgescan Stats Report Insights (00:22) Conor – HTB Demo (00:41)   Download the Edgescan 2020 Vulnerability Statistics Report referenced in Dearbhail’s presentation:     Resources: https://gtfobins.github.io/ https://blog.g0tmi1k.com/2011/08/basic-linux-privilege-escalation/ https://www.exploit-db.com/exploits/47837 http://pentestmonkey.net/cheat-sheet/shells/reverse-shell-cheat-sheet https://portswigger.net/web-security -Burp Academy […]

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PFH Announced as an Edgescan Partner

April 22, 2020 / by

PFH Technology Group and Edgescan have united to create a partnership to further strengthen their ICT Solutions and Security portfolio. The constant and real threat of cyber-attacks warrants customers to ensure that the best is being done to secure their data and business at all times. This means ensuring that your data is secure, available […]

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Edgescan Shortlisted Twice for SC Awards.

April 21, 2020 / by

Fantastic News – Edgescan a Finalist in the SC Awards Europe 2020 in Two Categories Edgescan has been shortlisted in the SC Awards Europe 2020 in the categories of Best Vulnerability Management Solution and Best Enterprise Security Solution.   In addition, Edgescan Security Analyst, Emma Heffernan, has been nominated as Best Cyber Security Student of […]

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Calm Down – In Defence of Zoom.

April 15, 2020 / by

Edgescan’s Senior Security Consultant, Guram Javakhishvili, gives his take on the Zoom debacle. Guram stresses that he is not ‘sponsored by Zoom’ 😊.   First of all, nothing is bulletproof and anything can be hacked. We all make mistakes and learn from them. That’s how and why we improve and update software on a regular […]

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What makes a great Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP)?

April 14, 2020 / by

  Organisations are rapidly looking at the support of a managed security service provider (MSSP) as an alternative to investing heavily in recruitment, staffing costs and finding a solution to the problem of staff retention. In fact, they see taking on an MSSP as an extension to their existing IT team, which can offer further […]

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API Detection and Assessment: What They Don’t Tell you in Class…

April 9, 2020 / by

Edgescan CEO/Founder Eoin Keary shares his blog on API Detection and Assessment   API’s  (Application Programming Interfaces) are back-end services  which expose an interface which can be used to connect to and transact or read/write information to and from a back-end system. They are extremely useful and a great architecture decision delivering flexibility and extensiblity of a […]

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