Sapphire proudly sponsors the fourth Scottish Cyber Awards
We are delighted to sponsor Scottish Cyber Awards 2019! This flagship event will recognise Cyber Security innovators, pioneers and leaders and will bring Scottish cyber community together to celebrate its achievements. The awards has become one of the most influential nights in the Scottish cyber calendar. As the event is growing every year it is becoming more significant for the winners and finalists, leading to increased investment, new opportunities and plaudits for those successful.
THE North East’s largest cyber festival is returning this autumn – and will be even bigger and better.
The inaugural #CyberFest event was organised by regional IT champions Dynamo North East last September. Six events were held throughout the region, which featured 40 speakers and were attended by more than 500 delegates.
Phil Jackman, Dynamo Cyber Security Lead and one of the organisers of #CyberFest, said: “#CyberFest raises awareness of the North East as a place to address cyber resilience and to educate and inform of the threats and opportunities from cyber. But it isn’t just about cyber security and resilience, it’s about the huge opportunities and how local businesses can grow their businesses.
16 July 2019 –Sapphire today announced a new partnership with The Risk Management Group (TRMG). The partnership enables Sapphire to enhance its existing training and awareness portfolio by delivering engaging and informative sessions tailored for specific industries or job roles to businesses UK wide.
The partnership allows Sapphire to develop and deepen its existing offering which comprises of a managed security training and phishing awareness service, forensic readiness courses and various IT, audit, security & risk management courses.
We are proud to announce that for the 7th year in a row Sapphire have been accepted onto the G-Cloud Framework. This framework is an agreement between the Government and suppliers who provide cloud-based services within the following three categories: cloud hosting, cloud software and cloud support. Sapphire’s services and solutions are listed under the categories of Cloud Software and Cloud Support.
Please see an extensive list of cloud related technical and business services Sapphire can support:
Sapphire and Okta – Strength in Partnership
25 June 2019 –– Sapphire is delighted to announce its partnership with Okta, the leading independent provider of identity for the enterprise. By partnering with Okta, Sapphire will help its clients to reduce the risk of a data breach by providing centralised control of access to SaaS applications.
Sapphire and Check Point are aware that a Critical Remote Code Execution Vulnerability has been found in Microsoft Windows Remote Desktop Services – (CVE-2019-0708).
Microsoft has released a fix for this vulnerability and we would strongly recommend all organisations using older versions of Windows to immediately evaluate this vulnerability and act according to our recommendation to mitigate this risk.