Category Archives: Guest Blog

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Edgescan Questions & Answers with Troy Hunt Part 3

October 7, 2020 / by

The Edgescan Team Sent Questions to Troy Hunt (Part 3 of 3)      Troy answers the following questions in this video   Just as traditional login credentials where somewhat reliable before MFA became vital, do you think at some point MFA as we know it would not be enough to secure an application […]

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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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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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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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