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What is SIEM? (Part 3): How does SIEM work?

By Comtact October 14, 2018

In parts 1 and 2 of this 3-part series, we answered the question 'What is SIEM?', plus also..

What is SIEM? (Part 2): Detection, response & recovery

By Comtact October 13, 2018

In the first part of this 3-part series, we answered the question "What is SIEM?". In part 2, we..

What is SIEM? (Part 1): Cyber Security 101

By Comtact October 12, 2018

In this 3-part series, we will not only answer the question "What is SIEM?" but also cover the..

How to choose an MSSP (Managed Security Service Provider)?

By Comtact March 26, 2018

For any organisation, partnering with a Managed Security Service Provider (MSSP) is now a..

How to prepare your IT Department for a Cyber Attack

By Comtact November 29, 2017

Cyber attacks are in the news every day. You can dedicate enormous amounts of time and energy..

Pros and cons of outsourcing your Cyber Security - In-house, MSSP, or Virtual SOC?

By Comtact November 22, 2017

Deciding on your strategy to protect your organisation from cyber security threats we face today..

Petya ransomware attack spreads across Europe

By Comtact June 27, 2017

Firms worldwide, major government departments and government infrastructure have been hit by yet..

Part 3: 5 Steps to Defend Against a Ransomware Attack

By Comtact June 14, 2017

In Part 3 and final post in our Ransomware series, we take a look at how to defend against a..

What lessons have we learned from the WannaCry ransomware attack?

By Comtact May 26, 2017

Few will have missed the largescale ransomware attack on 12th May 2017, particularly affecting..

Explainer: How does Ransomware work? The 5 phases of an attack

By Comtact March 31, 2017

In PART 1 of our 3-part series on Ransomware, we look at the 5 distinct phases of a ransomware..

Government pledges to 'damage, disrupt and destroy' cyberattackers

By Comtact November 2, 2016

London, 2nd November 2016: Wired: Over the next five years, the UK will increase its ability to..

Cyber attacks: Two-thirds of big UK businesses targeted

By Comtact May 8, 2016

London, 8th May 2016: BBC News Two-thirds of big UK businesses have been hit by a cyber attack in..

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