Managed IDPS – Stopping Attacks before They Cause Damage

James D. Brown, CTO, StillSecure Intrusion Detection and Prevention Systems (IDPS) is such a key security technology that you might expect me to talk about it first in my multi-part series on security technologies. While it’s hugely important, without a firewall and VPN, it provides very little protection. As I’ve done with each of these [...]

Managed VPN: Safe remote access – full productivity

James D. Brown, CTO, StillSecure Welcome to part 2 of my multi-part series on security technologies. This time I’ll talk about virtual private networks (VPNs), what they are, why you need them, and how they work.As I stated in my last post on managed firewalls, this is aimed at an audience with basic knowledge of [...]

How To Ruin A Cyber-Attacker’s Day

Since the earliest days of humankind, there has been an ongoing race between those trying to protect what they have (the havers), and those trying to take from others (the takers). In physical terms, this has meant the use of safes, locks, walls, gates, fences, guards, cameras, radar and other technologies. Any one of those [...]