Category Archives: Blog

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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edgescan sponsors the dublin game summit 2018

July 6, 2018 / by

edgescan are proud to be prime sponsors of the dublin game summit to be held on the 19th July in the Alex Hotel. Eoin Keary our CEO/Founder and previously a Global board member of the OWASP Foundation shall be discussing cyber security and the games industry. Some of the edgescan team shall be at the […]

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Eoin & the security, Security as a Service / MSS…..Why?

May 30, 2018 / by

Security as a Service / MSS…..Why? A number of factors are driving the need for managed security services (MSS) which are namely expertise, cost and consistency. Key concerns when considering an MSS should be included as detailed below: Cost: The associated cost benefits of using some MSS providers may appear a very attractive proposition. MSS […]

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edgescan & GDPR: Improving compliance and reducing the cost of cybersecurity

May 24, 2018 / by

Some people still don’t know where to start with GDPR. Here are some simple key points to kick you off…. Identify the personal data you collect and where data is stored – Is it stored appropriately how are you protecting the data from a cyber standpoint? Are your applications secure, regularly tested, designed with security […]

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Continuous Asset Profiling

May 24, 2018 / by

Something we are pretty proud of at edgescan is our Continuous Asset Profiling service which is part of any edgescan license. We call it HIDE (Host Index, Discovery & Enumeration). So what is it and why should I care? HIDE provides continuous asset profiling across blocks of our clients IP’s. So rather than asking a […]

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edgescan announces the release of the edgescan-jira plugin

May 24, 2018 / by

We’re delighted to announce the release of the edgescan Jira Plugin. This is a free plugin for Jira which uses the new edgescan API to integrate edgescan data with Atlassian’s powerful issue tracking platform. Date: 30/9/2015, Dublin, Ireland Edgescan connection configuration screen With the plugin installed and configured, a Jira issue will be automatically created […]

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edgescan announces new Gartner status award

May 24, 2018 / by

edgescan: “sample vendor” in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Application Security, Software as a service (Saas) and Cloud Security 2015 Date: 27/7/2015, Dublin, Ireland edgescan, the leading provider of web application and server risk management solutions announced today that it has been listed as a “sample vendor” in the Gartner Hype Cycle for Application Security, […]

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