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edgescan Wins at Tech Excellence Awards 2019

May 24, 2019 / by

On Thursday 23rd May, the 19th annual Tech Excellence Awards event was held at Citywest Hotel in Dublin. More than 600 luminaries from the technology sector gathered to celebrate another year of innovation and commercial success at home and abroad.     edgescan had been shortlisted for Managed Security Service Provider of the Year along […]

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CVE-2019-0708 Critical Security Advice from edgescan

May 17, 2019 / by

Windows CVE-2019-0708? This blog explains CVE-2019-0708, how to identify if you are vulnerable and highlights how this type of threat was identified in the edgescan 2019 Vulnerability Stats Report.   What is it? A remote code execution vulnerability exists in Remote Desktop Services – formerly known as Terminal Services – when an unauthenticated attacker connects […]

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edgescan is CREST Approved for Penetration Testing

May 8, 2019 / by

BCC Risk Advisory/edgescan is CREST Accredited for Penetration Testing BCC Risk Advisory/edgescan recently applied for accreditation to CREST for our Penetration Testing services. CREST is a not-for-profit accreditation and certification body that represents and supports the technical information security industry. CREST provides internationally recognised accreditation for organisations providing technical security services and professional level certifications […]

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Selecting a Vulnerability Management MSSP

April 10, 2019 / by

Challenges facing MSSP Clients: Many organisations looking for a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) do so in order to save on staffing costs, solve the challenges of staff retention, and assume accuracy and effectiveness improvements.  Do you know what you are getting when engaging with a managed security provider? Are they experts in “everything security” […]

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Popular WordPress WAF bypass Zeroday discovered by edgescan

April 9, 2019 / by

WordFence WAF XSS Bypass – CVE-2019-9669 by Anthony Yalcin A Web Application Firewall (WAF) is an application firewall that filters, monitors, and blocks malicious HTTP traffic. By inspecting HTTP traffic, it can prevent attacks related to web application security flaws, such as SQL injection, cross-site scripting (XSS), and security misconfigurations. WAFs may come in the […]

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