Category Archives: News


Edgescan Awarded Pen Testing Solution of the Year

October 24, 2019 / by

  Winners of Pen Testing Solution of the Year 2019   The Leonardo Royal Hotel, London City by Tower Bridge was the venue for the 2019 Computing Security Awards ceremony. Former England cricket Captain, Chris Cowdrey, was MC for the evening and he was assisted in presenting the awards by Dave Bonner and Brian Wall […]

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Three Weeks to Vulnerability Management Maturity

October 8, 2019 / by

  As unbelievable as it sounds, that’s all it takes to drastically improve your organisation’s security posture when using Edgescan.  Watch the video below to see how the experts at Edgescan lead you through three main steps in only three weeks.   Week 1 – Edgescan Onboarding Onboarding of your assets including web apps, APIs, […]

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Edgescan Launches Attention Index Metric

August 13, 2019 / by

  Innovation never ends at edgescan and we are constantly improving value to our clients and making our products and services as good as they can be.  Edgescan’s most recent deployment is the Attention Index metric.  An asset’s Attention Index is a value between 0 and 100 that indicates how much attention or ‘love’ the […]

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edgescan InfoSecurity Europe 2019 Security Survey Results

July 2, 2019 / by

    The Edgescan team recently attended the InfoSecurity Europe 2019 conference in London in June. While there, we took the opportunity to survey the security professionals who came to our stand. The main results are below and the full results of the edgescan Cybersecurity Survey here.   For more information Contact edgescan

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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 Partner

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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