Category Archives: General

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Edgescan Product Strategy

September 30, 2020 / by

Edgescan Development Plans Product Strategy 2020 to 2021   With the successful rollout of API Discovery to clients in early 2020, we wanted to start publishing and discussing some of the long-term work that the Edgescan teams are working toward.   All Edgescan teams have expanded in the last year, with our biggest headcount increases […]

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Edgescan Questions & Answers with Troy Hunt Part 2

September 21, 2020 / by

The Edgescan Team Sent Questions to Troy Hunt (Part 2 of 3)    Troy answers the following questions in this video   Does being a public figure within the cybersecurity world leave you more exposed as a target to malicious attacks. If so, how do you manage and deal with these? What developments do […]

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What’s the Worst that can Happen? An Ode to Risk

September 16, 2020 / by

Edgescan CEO/Founder Eoin Keary shares his blog on Risk   Risk a widely used word in many walks of life but do we understand what it means?   “Risk involves uncertainty about the effects/implications of an activity with respect to something that human’s value (such as health, well-being, wealth, property or the environment), often focusing on […]

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Edgescan Questions & Answers with Troy Hunt Part 1

September 10, 2020 / by

The Edgescan Team Sent Questions to Troy Hunt (Part 1 of 3)   Troy answers the following questions in this video   What inspired you to seek a career in cybersecurity? What advice would you have for those looking to embark on a career within security? Blog Link Do you think a college degree is […]

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Vulnerabilities Discovered in Concrete5 by Edgescan Researcher

August 17, 2020 / by

This blog post will address recent RCE vulnerability 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 is also notified so they can resolve the […]

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Edgescan Researcher Discovers Multiple Vulnerabilities in CMS Made Simple and Lime Survey

July 22, 2020 / by

Edgescan Senior Security Consultant Guram Javakhishvili is making an impact in the cybersecurity field as a researcher aka hacker, discovering vulnerabilities across a number of popular applications. Some of which are not yet publicly available, as soon as the vendor implements the fix, those issues will also be added to this list and the blog […]

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Advisory: Critical RCE in Windows DNS – CVE-2020-1350

July 14, 2020 / by

Windows CVE-2020-1350 aka SIGRed? This blog explains CVE-2020-1350 aka SIGRed, how to identify if you are vulnerable and what, if anything, you need to do.   What is it? It’s a vulnerability in all versions of Windows servers that could result in Remote Code Execution, allowing a successful attacker to run unwanted operations on machines […]

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

June 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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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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