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Welcome to Bridgeway's Blog - bringing you news, views and opinions on issues that matter to you.

The purpose of this blog is to help you in your job and offer a better understanding of security. If you have any thoughts on the content or you'd like us to cover something then please don't hesitate to tell us.

Posted by Lisa Higgins 3 October 2019

We meet the delegates who have completed our MobileIron training course here at Bridgeway HQ, in Cambridge.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 26 September 2019

Last Friday Microsoft announced that they are getting rid of Basic Authentication in Exchange Online and we think this is excellent news. For years, their client apps have used Basic Authentication, where the application sends a username and password with every request, to connect to servers, services and endpoints.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 16 September 2019

With the release of iOS 13 and macOS 10.15, Apple have introduced a number of significant security requirements for TLS server certificates. To save you time and to help get your head around the new requirements, we've decided to answer the most common questions around this update. We've created two guides - one focused on working out what the new requirements actually are, plus how to check your own server certificates; and the second is how to relate all of this specifically to MobileIron products.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 9 September 2019

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 4 September 2019

We caught up with CISO of Domino's Pizza UK & Ireland, Paul Watts. Paul has over 16 years IT leadership. Before moving to Domino's in 2018, Paul worked in the banking and finance, manufacturing, retail and telecommunications sectors, both in the UK & Europe. In 2017 he was named as one of the top 100 global CISOs by HotTopics.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 29 August 2019

We are pleased to see that CIO UK have recognised emerging technology as key to building a winning technology team in today's tricky Infosec climate.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 22 August 2019

It was revealed recently that Google block roughly 100 million phishing attacks on Gmail users every day. The types of phishing scams fall into three main categories: highly targeted but low-volume spear phishing aimed at distinct individuals, “boutique phishing” that targets only a few dozen people, and automated bulk phishing directed at thousands or hundreds of thousands of people.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 8 August 2019

Mobile is the way forward. 5G is a potential threat to your corporate Wi-Fi. Microsoft Exchange is forcing a move to the cloud, and cybercriminals are getting more and more advanced. What can you do to keep afloat amidst this sea of change in Infosec?

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 2 August 2019

We meet the trainees who have completed MobileIron training course here at Bridgeway HQ.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 25 July 2019

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 11 July 2019

Lord Darzi made a call this week for the NHS to make drastic improvements in cyber security.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 8 July 2019

It's 2019 and the role of the CISO is vastly different to what it was ten, even five years go. Whereas previously security was a perhaps considered an 'add on' to a company, we are now seeing the industry is stepping in front of others and enabling business transformation. We spoke to three high profile CISOs to talk about their experiences and hear their thoughts on how times have indeed changed for them, and some thoughts on how to move forwards.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 5 July 2019

As more and more organisations employ BYOD policies there becomes more of a need to investigate the best way to balance user privacy with the right levels of corporate security. So it's great to see Apple have announced plans to introduce a new way of managing iOS devices: User Enrollment!

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 27 June 2019

 

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 21 June 2019

At Bridgeway, the solutions that we provide involve collaboration from a series of partner vendors, and these are reviewed regularly to ensure they are fit for purpose and suitable for our customers' long term strategies.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 14 June 2019

In recent years the annual Infosecurity Europe conference has been accused of being too tech heavy. And while that is still certainly the case on the main floor, this year there was a fresh approach to holding such a huge and overwhelming event with a host of interesting talks, panel discussions and presentations that focused on the challenges and pain points, and future ideas rather than just heavy going marketplace. This year hot topics ranged from cyber resilience, threat intelligence and AI and machine learning.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 10 June 2019

Heralded as Apple’s most important developer conference in years, the annual Apple Worldwide Developers Conference in California revealed groundbreaking new developments in everything from new hardware to a new iPad operating system and a revamped iOS 13. So what does this mean for enterprises using managed mobile devices, and in particular their IT staff, the end-users, and the organisation as a whole?

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 31 May 2019

At the Android Enterprise Summit in London, Google shared more specific detail about the forthcoming changes in Device Admin.

When Android version Q is released some APIs used by Device Admin will be blocked and cause exceptions on the device and applications will stop working.

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Posted by Scott Flower 30 May 2019

So what was the vision for the future from MobileIron at their Live! event in Berlin this month? Well it centred around password-less access to cloud services, instead using biometrics together with photo verification. A vision that will see the removal of the biggest weakness in Cloud, in fact IT, security. This coupled with the controls provided by the MobileIron platform to not only authenticate the user but also the device and the application, provide a robust security offering for the future of cloud service access.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 23 May 2019

The perimeter is broken and mobile is dictating the way we both live and work. At MobileIron Live! 2019, that took place last week, over 500 professionals from the info sec industry came together at the Motorwerk centre in Berlin to hear about this new approach. 

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 22 May 2019

You know the drill. An email pops into your account from “HMRC”, your bank, Amazon’s “CustomerCare” or another familiar company. The sender format is identical to something you would associate with such recognisable organisations, but you smell a rat. Yep, it’s another phishing scam waiting for you to take their bait and click on a link. Report, delete and you’ve dodged another bullet from the murky world of cyberattacks.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 15 May 2019

It's becoming increasingly common to use WhatsApp for work. This popular app once used solely for social messaging between friends,  is now showing up more often in the workplace. We've even seen reports that at G8 conferences, teams of negotiators use WhatsApp for realtime collaboration with colleagues and even sending tentative proposals between teams.

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 15 May 2019

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Posted by Lisa Higgins 13 May 2019

MobileIron Live! is about to land in Berlin. Are you planning on attending? If so please drop by our stand and say hello.

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