Archive for 2016

Sapphire Secures CREST Certification for Penetration Testing

London, UK, 29 December 2016 – Sapphire, Trusted Security Partner, today announced its formal membership of CREST for the delivery of penetration testing services.

“Sapphire have provided penetration testing for almost 20 years now,” said Alan Moffat, Director of Services at Sapphire. “Having held CESG CHECK certification since 2003, the addition …

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Malware – a belts and braces approach to prevention

It won’t be a surprise to anyone that malware is and continues to be the number one security concern for most businesses in 2016. It was one of the main topics of discussion at the annual National Information Security Conference and also ranked top as the primary security concern amongst …

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Sapphire Exhibits at ESRM

Whitehall Media’s 6th Security and Risk Management event to bring together hundreds of InfoSec professionals to discuss latest risk landscape

Manchester UK, 18 November 2016 – Whitehall Media’s seminal Enterprise Security and Risk Management conference is to be held on 30 November 2016 at the Victoria Park Plaza Hotel in London. …

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Penetration Tests vs Vulnerability Assessments

Author: Joe Flanagan, Security Consultant, Sapphire

In order to protect your business from hackers, it’s important to be able to quantify the level of risk to your business. Deciding whether a penetration test or a vulnerability assessment is right for you can be confusing and understanding the difference between the two …

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