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...

Visibility beyond TLS1.3

Visibility beyond TLS1.3 After the 28th draft, the ink has finally dried on the approval of TLS1.3 into the industry but how did we get here? Well, there was an upmost urgency to come up with robust treatment of encrypted data. Various systematic vulnerabilities were exposed in the attacks of Heartbleed (2014), Poodle (2014), Logjam...

Threat Hunting – Is your security stance proactive or reactive?

Threat Hunting – Is your security stance proactive or reactive? Threat hunting starts with the assumption that bad actors have already breached perimeter defences and are operating inside the environment. The goal is to proactively detect malicious activity by forming hypotheses about how attackers may have penetrated defences, which systems are compromised, and what data...

ExtraHop Partners with Kite Distribution to Extend Reveal(x) to Security Markets

ExtraHop partners with Kite Distribution to extent Reveal(x) to security markets London, UK – July 11, 2018 – ExtraHop, the leader in analytics for security and performance management, today announced a partnership with Kite Distribution to connect UK enterprises with the advanced security insights that shed light into the darkspaces left by other security tools. ExtraHop...

Lumeta and Kite Distribution announce UK partnership

Lumeta and Kite Distribution announce UK partnership Cyber Situational Awareness Leader Supports Demand for Lumeta Spectre in UK and Ireland Somerset, NJ – January 29, 2018 – Lumeta Corporation, the authority on providing cyber situational awareness for rapid security response, today announced a new distribution partnership with Kite Distribution. The company will serve as Lumeta’s...

How to address the issues with your firewall. Time to clean up?

How to address the issues with your firewall. Time to clean up? The consequence of poor management is a firewall policy with unnecessary rules that result in excessive complexity, overly permissive access, unnecessary risk and performance degradation, all of which lead to higher costs that can be avoided. These problems can be addressed with both...

Kite’s 2017 Reseller Symposium

Kite’s 2017 Reseller Symposium Date: 17th October 2017 | Time: 13:30 Venue: The Victorian Bath House, London 2017 has brought a whole host of new IT challenges for partners and their customers which is why we wanted to organise an event to provide insights and introduce emerging technologies to offer support to the channel. Our previous events have been instrumental...

Authentication and it’s evolution

Authentication and it’s evolution In today’s world of increasing digital crime and internet fraud many people will be highly familiar with the importance of online security, logins, usernames and passwords but if you ask them the question “What is strong authentication?” the likelihood is they will not know what it is or how it works,...

What the hack is DNS?

DNS Tunnelling: The business case for DNS security all in one data exfiltration demo Your Domain Network System (DNS) is an essential tool to keep your business running. Unfortunately, it’s also a tool to breach your business and steal data. For example, 91% of malware uses DNS to carry out attacks. What the hack is...