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.
We have an exciting opportunity to join our Darlington office as a Junior Analyst and Internal IT Support Technician. This technical role will support our UK-wide business in delivering IT security services to our customers as well as supporting our internal users, systems and equipment across our central and regional offices.
This is an exciting opportunity for experienced web application and infrastructure Penetration Testers to join a leading UK security company with offices in Darlington, Glasgow and Basingstoke. The team is growing and we are looking for a wide range of experienced Pen Testers from across the UK.
Candidates must have a minimum of 2 years’ commercial penetration testing experience and display a good knowledge of penetration testing methodology and report writing.
In addition Sapphire will support you in your continued training and development goals on an individual basis to become part of our long serving CHECK team.
Sapphire and Tenable – strength in partnership
25 March 2019 –– Sapphire today announced its promotion to a Platinum Partner of Tenable®, Inc., the Cyber Exposure company, demonstrating its ability to deliver complex projects involving multi-vendor integration for enterprise organisations.
As a leading Platinum Partner in the UK, Sapphire will further enhance its service to customers by continuing to excel in technical support and delivery of Tenable’s portfolio. Its technical team has a wealth of experience in designing, deploying and supporting Tenable environments.
Many small to medium sized businesses make the mistake of assuming that they are not at risk from cyber scams and security. This is due to the fact that they believe their size means it is unlikely they would be a worthy target. While that may be true for some hackers, after all they do like to hit the spotlight in the news and target large companies. However, being an easy target is also easy money and helps to build their confidence and practice their techniques. Securing your assets and data is critical to the longevity of your business.
If you own a small or medium sized company, you need to take the threat of cyber criminality and vulnerability discovery very seriously. So, here are our top five security tips that could save your business from disaster.
As the end of the year draws to a close, many of us are taking to the internet to finish our shopping, or in some cases start it, and prepare for the festivities ahead of us.
Unfortunately, as we eagerly fill our baskets and hit the ‘checkout’ button many of us are blissfully unaware that online fraud during this period has increased by 24% in the last three years, with victims losing nearly eleven and a half million pounds.
Last week, ITV’s Tonight programme tested how susceptible six members of the public were to fake emails and texts using techniques well known within our industry and referred to as ‘Phishing’ and ‘Smishing’. Alarmingly, four out of the six members of the public fell for the scam and gave away their login credentials for their online accounts.