Category Archives: General

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Cybersecurity – Demonstrating Value to your Organization. (AKA How to Keep your Job as a CISO)

March 12, 2021 / by

In some walks of life cybersecurity is considered a tax or an expense rather than an enabler. Looking at cybersecurity as a tax is similar to concluding that locks on doors or a credit card verification device is also a tax. A tax is something people feel they pay and get little in return, this […]

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2021 Vulnerability Statistic Report Press Release

February 15, 2021 / by

Over 65% of the CVEs Edgescan found in 2020 are more than 3 years old, with 32% dating back to 2015 or earlier  Edgescan’s 2021 Vulnerability Stats Report Offers a snapshot of the overall state of cyber security globally    DUBLIN, 15th FEB 2021 – Edgescan, providers of the award winning Fullstack Vulnerability Management™ range of services, today releases the 2021 […]

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Good Password Management

February 12, 2021 / by

While online can be extremely fantastic, a key to staying secure is the creation of long and strong passwords.    Tips on creating a traditional password:   Have a minimum of 12 characters Include the use of Numbers, Symbols, Uppercase and Lowercase Letters Stay clear of dictionary passwords, such as the Edge Scan Don’t substitution […]

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Look out for Miss Information: How to explain disinformation to children

February 9, 2021 / by

Have you ever questioned if what you read online is real or fake?   The internet is evolving – information can come from anywhere, be that reputable news sites, social media or articles without citation. It can be obvious to some which of these are trustworthy, however especially for the youth this isn’t so easy. […]

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Edgescan Features You Really Need To Know About

January 29, 2021 / by

As you may have noticed, the Edgescan platform has recently rolled-out an new UI and here are the features you really need to know about.  We are proud of the award-winning design and the improved functionality, feedback from users has been fantastic.      Validate Yourself All application layer vulnerabilities can be recreated by copying […]

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Introducing Edgescan’s New Dashboard

January 21, 2021 / by

We are delighted to announce that the new Edgescan user front-end interface will be released next week, and we’re really excited to get it in front of our customers. So what can you expect when you log in? A cleaner design We’ve spent a lot of time designing a cleaner interface, with better use of […]

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Looking Back on Edgescan in 2020

January 19, 2021 / by

As we take a quick look back on 2020,  we hope 2021 brings you all the success in the world. While 2020 didn’t go as expected, at Edgescan we will take the positives out of what has been, for many reasons, a tough year.  The year started on a high as we celebrated our 6th […]

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More Vulnerabilities Discovered in Concrete5 by Edgescan Researcher

January 8, 2021 / by

This blog post will address recent Cross Site Scripting (XSS) Stored & HTML Injection Stored vulnerabilities discovered by Edgescan Senior Information Security Consultant, Guram Javakhishvili. These vulnerabilities were discovered while validating alerts as part of Edgescan’s human intelligence verification. These discoveries are shared with clients so they can evaluate and mitigate the risks. The vendor […]

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Edgescan Identifies Top 5 CVEs Weaponized by Cyber Criminals

December 12, 2020 / by

As we put the finishing touches to the Edgescan 2021 Vulnerability Statistics Report is has become clear that criminals are leveraging known, unpatched vulnerabilities in order launch attacks on unsuspecting organisations.  We have compiled a list of the top 5, the list includes the CVE, it’s impact and the threat actors taking advantage of the […]

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Remembering Conor Cronin

December 4, 2020 / by

Edgescan lost a team member four weeks ago.  Conor wasn’t just a member of a team. He was our friend, our brother, someone who always cheered you up if you needed cheering up. He was the one you always enjoyed having a pint with.   He was funny to the bone.   Conor started with […]

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