SecureData feature in The Financial Times: Simple precautions can help keep CEO fraudsters at bay

April 6, 2016 by SecureData

Etienne Greeff, SecureData CEO, features in The Financial Times.

Fraudulent — or phishing — emails sent by criminals have become more sophisticated, as the recent spate of attempts to defraud companies with well-crafted, believable messages apparently sent by travelling or absent chief executives has shown. Etienne Greeff, head of UK-based cyber security firm SecureData Europe, says chief executive scams — …

SecureData shortlisted for the Best Managed Security Service at the SC Magazine Awards 2016

April 1, 2016 by SecureData

GI’s Managed Threat Detection Service a finalist in Threat Solutions category at SC Magazine Awards 2016 Europe London, March 24th: Complete cybersecurity service provider, SecureData, has been named as a finalist in the SC Awards 2016 Europe for outstanding threat solution products in information security. SecureData GI’s Managed Threat Detection (MTD) Service is recognised in…

SecureData feature in SC Magazine UK: Cyber-security ethics: the ex-hacker employment conundrum 

March 21, 2016 by SecureData

Head of Cloud Product development, Pete Shoard, features in SC Magazine UK. The hiring of a former Lulzsec hacker by a respected cyber-security company has raised some interesting questions as to the role of former black hats in the white hat’s world. Pete Shoard, SecureData’s chief architect, admits that “employing convicted individuals always carries stigma, and with hackers you are…

SecureData feature in – Ahead in the Cloud: harnessing the power of Threat Intelligence

March 3, 2016 by SecureData

Head of Cloud Product development, Pete Shoard, features in Cybercriminals are experts at finding the chinks in your organisation’s armour. For most businesses, the weak points lie in the grey spaces between security devices. Security vendors have long told us we can solve every emerging security challenge with their latest Magic BoxTM, but the reality is these…

Securedata features in channel pro – SecureData posts double-digit growth in last financial year

January 18, 2016 by SecureData

Recurring managed services revenue increase by a fifth and EBITDA up by a quarter

IT security provider SecureData has posted double-digit growth in sales and profits for its last financial year. For its financial year to July 2015, it saw EBITDA growing by 26 percent to £4.6m and recurring managed service revenue up by 20 percent to £6.2m. In the …

SecureData’s Head of cloud product development, Peter Shoard features in this week’s Risk UK

January 14, 2016 by SecureData

The sheer scale of recent data breaches – and the names involved- just keeps on becoming bigger and bigger, but with the right level of awareness and a responsible approach, senior executives don’t have to lose their jobs should an episode occur. This week SecureData’s Head of Cloud Product Development features in Risk UK and examines the ongoing development of…

SecureData Selects TrapX Security’s DeceptionGrid for Its Managed Security Services Portfolio

December 15, 2015 by SecureData

SAN MATEO, CA–(Marketwired – Dec 15, 2015) – TrapX Security™, a global leader in advanced cybersecurity defense, today announced that SecureData, the leading end-to-end cybersecurity managed service provider specializing in threat intelligence, has entered into a partnership to utilize the TrapX DeceptionGrid™ as part of its expanding portfolio of managed services offerings. The union enhances SecureData’s visibility and overall threat…

Threat Intelligence identified as investment priority for 2016 as firms fail to capitalise on holistic and integrated view of security performance

November 17, 2015 by SecureData

MEDIA RELEASE: Study finds performance, skills, and costs remain biggest hurdles to true data-driven security
13 November 2015, London: 
SecureData, the leading provider of managed cybersecurity services, and global market research and advisory firm IDC, today unveiled the findings of a study of 300 large UK companies to gauge their understanding of Threat Intelligence and the key factors necessary

Securedata’s CEO Etienne Greeff listed as one of the top 50 data leaders and influencers

October 26, 2015 by SecureData

The prestigious Data 50 list was whittled down from more than 200 nominations and shines a light on those transforming organisations, enhancing decision-making and driving business value through the use of data, as well as managing its proliferating growth. The explosion of data – and what can be done with it – has been the most transformational trend to emerge…