DNS data exfiltration

How the hack? Data exfiltration through DNS

How the hack? Data exfiltration through DNS I don’t understand how someone can use DNS to exfiltrate Data from inside my network through my Firewall? It’s not possible… Is it? Surely all DNS is just a lookup to determine the destination of a subsequent communication request, be that a website or MX record for email;...
Endpoint Security & protecting against modern day cyber threats

Endpoint Security for Modern Day Threats

Endpoint security for modern day threats Protecting your endpoints does not have to be a huge headache for your organisation, no matter how small or large you are. To protect modern day environments, you need to do more than just add an antivirus product to your endpoint. A good place to start planning your security...
2020 predictions

Top 10 Cyber security predictions for 2020

Top 10 Cyber security predictions for 2020 Another year has come and gone and with it, another decade comes to pass. As we enter a new year, we asked our vendors to provide their predictions for the new year and what they think has been the biggest change over the previous 10 years. Here is what...
Kite Distribution and Ixia

Kite strengthen their network visibility portfolio with Ixia.

Kite have partnered with Ixia as their UK distributor to build upon our network solution offering. Ixia, a Keysight Business, provides security solutions that make networks and applications stronger through rigorous testing and use of a powerful network visibility platform that delivers security resilience and application intelligence. Enterprises, governments and service providers use Ixia solutions...
Technology partnership

Automate enterprise threat intelligence and response with Malwarebytes and ServiceNow

Automate enterprise threat intelligence and response with Malwarebytes and ServiceNow There are a vast array of challenges facing organisations with large and complex networks. Such networks require an intricate and balanced array of tools to ensure they are secure and run efficiently. Many organisations report using more than 50 security tools, with other larger enterprises...
Data keys in the cloud

How to own your data keys in the cloud

How to own your data keys in the cloud Things are looking good, I am migrating nearly all my services to “the Cloud” and just like everyone else,( we’re all using Software as a Service to some degree), we’ve already migrated email, collaboration, file storage, and our customer relationship management. We are even contemplating moving...
Bitdefender & Kite Distribution

Partner channel update: Bitdefender sign Kite as UK distributor

Partner channel update: Bitdefender sign with Kite as UK distributor Bitdefender reveal their cyber security predictions and opportunities for partners & why they have signed with Kite Distribution as a UK distributor in this Q&A with Christian Stanford, Senior Director EMEA Channels at Bitdefender. Bitdefender is a global cybersecurity leader protecting over 500 million systems...

Modern-day Data Encryption

Modern-day Data Encryption Data encryption itself is easy to understand, where the complexities lie are in deciding what data needs to be encrypted? Where does that data reside (file servers, databases or cloud)? Who has access to the data? And what levels of access should they have? Admin personnel may need access to files but not...

Emotet – The Chameleon Trojan

Emotet – The Chameleon Trojan Like a fine wine Emotet has only become more sophisticated with age. The Trojan, first identified in 2014, began its life as banking malware but has gone on to include both spam and malware delivery services. Emotet is polymorphic, meaning it can change each time it is downloaded, allowing it...

Thales eSecurity & Kite Distribution join forces

Thales eSecurity & Kite Distribution join forces Thales eSecurity and Kite Distribution Ltd have joined forces in the battle against cybercrime. Kite Distribution are a UK focused, value-added distributor that specialises in bringing innovative and disruptive technologies to the UK channel. Their management team have over 50 years of accumulated channel experience, including launching and...