Why it is Time to Ditch Connect Direct For a Modern MFT Platform

Why it is Time to Ditch Connect Direct For a Modern MFT Platform

If you are reading this blog, chances are you are familiar with IBM's MFT (Managed File Transfer) solution Sterling. If you are not, Sterling is an acquisition which IBM made a number of years ago, taking with it a large swathe of international customers who use the Sterling product line to move files between external and internal (and vice versa).

The Top 5 Network Monitoring Tools

The Top 5 Network Monitoring Tools

Having worked with network monitoring tools for almost ten years, we like to think we know a thing or two about this technology and the solutions on offer. Yet, with so many new features, such as cloud monitoring, network packet analysis and application metrics, now available with these tools, it can be dizzying comparing them.

SP1 Release Keeps WhatsUp Gold 2019 the Strongest in the Market

SP1 Release Keeps WhatsUp Gold 2019 the Strongest in the Market

It's Summer! The weather is good...sometimes; many of us are taking well-earned breaks; and nature is in full bloom. What more could we need?

MOVEit 2019 Becomes Faster & More Flexible with SP1 Release

MOVEit 2019 Becomes Faster & More Flexible with SP1 Release

As with previous versions of Ipswitch MOVEit solutions, we pride ourselves on being the first partner in the EMEA region to bring you the latest information about any new releases. This time is no exception.

The Phishing Technique You Are Almost Certainly Vulnerable To

The Phishing Technique You Are Almost Certainly Vulnerable To

In early 2017, the world was introduced to a form of domain spoofing which is almost impossible to spot with human eyes. Major internet browser vendors were quick to build capabilities which could detect these occurrences. However, when it came to email, most still lag behind today.

Why Relying on Office 365's Built-In Email Security is a Bad Idea

Why Relying on Office 365's Built-In Email Security is a Bad Idea

We get it, you migrated to Office 365 and low and behold it has its own built in email security capability. Thats handy, no more need for a separate solution, Microsoft can handle it for you, right?

9 Simple Ways to Check Whether an Email is Fraudulent or Not

9 Simple Ways to Check Whether an Email is Fraudulent or Not

Email fraud or using email as a mechanism for breach has been around for almost as long as the existence of email itself. From the moment of its creation, there have been those who seek to use it for nefarious purposes.

WeTransfer Sent Customer's Files to Incorrect Recipients

WeTransfer Sent Customer's Files to Incorrect Recipients

Today we heard some news which had passed relatively quietly through the usual media outlets, despite it being highly embarrassing for the cloud-based managed file transfer vendor WeTransfer.

Super-Charge Automated Email Attachment Processing with MOVEit

Super-Charge Automated Email Attachment Processing with MOVEit

At Advanced Cyber Solutions we often like to highlight customer success when we feel there has been a particular innovative approach take; and this blog post is no different.

Windows 2016 Has More Than 270 Configuration Vulnerabilities

Windows 2016 Has More Than 270 Configuration Vulnerabilities

How do you deploy your Windows Server images? If you are anything like the majority of IT teams out there, you download the latest ISO from the Microsoft website, maybe even use one you have downloaded in the past. Then post install you spend a couple of hours applying all the patches which have been released since.