SecureData Feature in the Risk UK Magazine – Patch, Protect, Practice: Digital Transformation Made Secure

September 21, 2016 by SecureData

SecureData features in the Risk UK Magazine It’s common knowledge that digital transformation is vital for businesses of all shapes and sizes to grow and be successful, but for IT professionals, the reality of digital landscape opens door to a whole host of new risks. Etienne Greef (CTO, SecureData) shares his view. He explained: “Chief Information Security Officers and security…

Glenn Wilkinson (SensePost) will be a guest speaker at the Science Museum Event

August 22, 2016 by SecureData

Science Museum “Lates” are a monthly evening opening exclusively for adults. They welcome around 5,000 visitors to a programme of over 30 events which include talks, demonstrations and workshops taking place around the Museum. “Lates” are free to attend and take place on the last Wednesday of the month from 18.45 – 22.00, with each evening themed around a particular…

SecureData Feature in the Finance Digest: Using Threat Intelligence to Minimise Cyber Insurance Risks

August 8, 2016 by SecureData

SecureData features in the Finance Digest. Cyber Liability Insurance is one of the fastest growing insurance products on the market today. While the product has been around for a number of years it has only recently starting to gain traction amongst IT and security professionals after a number of high-profile security breaches and the incoming General Data Protection Regulation, which…

Charl van der Walt feature in the Infosecurity Magazine: Four Lessons to Learn From the SWIFT Hacks

August 4, 2016 by SecureData

Charl van der Walt, Head of Security Strategy, SecureData features in the Infosecurity Magazine In April this year news started to trickle through about an alleged security compromise in which the Society for Worldwide Interbank Financial Telecommunication (SWIFT) payment communications network was exploited to steal US $81 million from the Bangladesh central bank account at the New York Federal Reserve…

Daniel Cuthbert (Sensepost) interviewed by Risky.biz

July 18, 2016 by SecureData/SensePost

Daniel Cuthbert (Sensepost) features in the latest Risky.biz podcast, talking about SensePost training offered at Black Hat 2016 in the USA. Risky.biz is a weekly news and current affairs podcast for information security professionals, running since 2007. To listen to a full interview – click here. SensePost is back at BlackHat for their 15th year of training with a selection…

SecureData awarded at SC Magazine Awards 2016 Europe

June 30, 2016 by SecureData

Unique threat monitoring service, Managed Threat Detection, highly commended in category of Best Managed Security Service London, June 13th 2016 – Complete cybersecurity service provider, SecureData has today announced that it received a highly commended award at the SC Magazine Awards 2016 Europe. SecureData’s managed service for threat protection, Managed Threat Detection (MTD), was recognised in the category…

SecureData feature in the Information Age: UK companies turn to ex-hackers for security expertise

June 9, 2016 by SecureData

Etienne Greeff, SecureData CEO, features in the Information Age Almost half of UK businesses believe an industry skills shortage is affecting their ability to adopt data-driven security, a study has revealed. “The IT security skills shortage isn’t a new debate, but it has now reached a point where it’s critical for businesses to think like the bad guys to stay…

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

          UPDATE: London, June 8th
SecureData’s “Managed Threat Detection”, received “Highly Commended” from SC Awards 2016 Europe in “Best Managed Security Solution” category. Congratulations team!  


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…

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…