Cyphere

Manchester, UK
2020
Oct 16, 2021   |  By Editor
Cybersecurity is an ever-changing landscape, and it’s essential to have the right people on your team, like a virtual chief information security officer. This person can help you protect yourself from cyberattacks by building out cyber security programming, including infrastructure protection, data management, and customer privacy concerns.
Oct 12, 2021   |  By Editor
There are many cases where you will need to restrict your file or folder security to yourself or a certain group of users. Like, you can assign a specific folder in your computer where your home users can access music, images, or videos, or at the workplace to access work files, documents, or more, but you want to restrict the access permissions of users only to that group of files or folders, not your whole computer system.
Oct 12, 2021   |  By Editor
Over the time, we have seen passwords being leaked regularly, and the majority of these passwords are common words or words with a simple combination of numbers and special characters, which makes the hashes of such passwords easier to crack.
Oct 5, 2021   |  By sarslani
In today’s world where digital data is increasing exponentially by the day, the administration and querying of that data are also becoming more and more complex. This huge amount of data is stored in the form of collections within a database. However, in order to create, read, update or delete that data, the database administrators needed the ability to query the database.
Oct 4, 2021   |  By sarslani
Since the covid-19, the cyber incident ratio has drastically increased and shows no signs of settling down. In just one year, cyber-attacks have targeted big enterprises, government agencies of the world’s leading countries, educational institutes, non-government organisations (NGOs), and small to mid-sized businesses. It is estimated that threat actors carry out cyber attacks every 39 seconds, which is relatively faster than before.
Sep 28, 2021   |  By sarslani
The Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a cross-platform vendor-neutral software protocol used for directory service authentication. For simplicity, imagine the LDAP server as a comprehensive virtual phone book. The phone book gives access to an extensive directory of contact information for hundreds of people. Using LDAP, it is easy to search through the phone book and find whatever information is needed.
Sep 19, 2021   |  By Editor
Service accounts can be privileged local user or domain user accounts or have domain administrative privileges. Service accounts best practice involves usage to execute applications and run automated services. A single service account can easily be referenced in many applications or processes. The critical nature of their usage and their use makes them challenging to manage.
Sep 19, 2021   |  By Editor
The main difference in LDAP vs Active Directory is that while both LDAP and Active Directory are used for querying user identity information, AD contains a complete network operating system with services such as DNS, DHCP etc. In contrast, LDAP does not have any of those functionalities. Understanding LDAP plays an essential part in getting to know your Active Directory better and preventing data breaches and unauthorised access.
Sep 19, 2021   |  By Editor
The internet and all of its conveniences have had a significant impact on how we do business. Our reliance on technology has never been greater, which means cyber hygiene is more important than ever before. In this blog post, we will talk about cyber hygiene, its benefits and why it’s so essential for businesses to practice it.
Sep 19, 2021   |  By Editor
Cyberattack is one of the common threats that modern businesses are facing today. Despite the growing threat landscape of cybersecurity attacks, many small and medium companies that experience data breaches and threats do not have adequate preparations. This includes prevention measures before the attack and incident response plans during/after the attack.
Jun 14, 2021   |  By Cyphere
What is the cyber kill chain? What is an example of the Cyber Kill Chain? What are the 7 steps of the cyber kill chain? Is the Cyber Kill Chain outdated? Cyber Kill Chain vs Mitre Att&ck Cyphere is a UK-based cyber security services provider helping organisations to secure their most prized assets. We provide technical risk assessment (pen testing/ethical hacking) and managed security services. This advice is a true third party opinion, free from any vendor inclinations or reselling objectives.
May 31, 2021   |  By Cyphere
What is cyber risk? Why are we talking about IT risk assessment?
May 31, 2021   |  By Cyphere
What is a computer virus? How does a computer virus spread?
May 26, 2021   |  By Cyphere
Good healthcare security practices – A prescription for healthcare Reduce the attack likelihood Reduce the attack impact Tactical Patch Management Protecting Medical Devices Third-Party Risk Management Cyphere is a UK-based cyber security services provider helping organisations to secure their most prized assets. We provide technical risk assessment (pen testing/ethical hacking) and managed security services. This advice is a true third party opinion, free from any vendor inclinations or reselling objectives.
May 25, 2021   |  By Cyphere
What is OWASP (Open Web Application Security Project)?
May 25, 2021   |  By Cyphere
Why do we need vulnerability scanning?
May 25, 2021   |  By Cyphere
Learn about the 3 principles of information security and the difference between information and cyber security.
May 24, 2021   |  By Cyphere
Security threats in healthcare relate to the safety of the clinical and administrative information systems of hospitals and healthcare service providers. Increasing cyber attacks on healthcare organisations in the last few years have been faster than the improvements in healthcare security practices. In this article, we discuss the cyber security threats and vulnerabilities of hospitals and healthcare providers, followed by best security practices aimed at improving security posture.
May 23, 2021   |  By Cyphere
Top Myths around Office 365 & Cloud Usage

Cyphere is a cyber security services provider helping organisations to secure their most prized assets. We provide technical risk assessment (pen testing/ethical hacking) and managed security services. This advice is a true third party opinion, free from any vendor inclinations or reselling objectives.

Our cyber security services to address your challenges:

  • Penetration Testing: Develop an understanding of your environment to manage cyber risk effectively.
  • Managed Security Services: Outline safeguards to limit/contain the impact of an incident.
  • Security Compliance: Achieve security compliance while demonstrating your strong commitment to data security.

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