How to Understand and Improve Your Organisation’s Identity Management

With more people than ever attempting to steal your account credentials, identity management is a key factor in your organisation’s overall cyber security posture. In this blog our Technical Director of Offensive Security Andy Swift explains how to understand and improve your organisation’s identity management. Strong identity management is absolutely critical to maintaining your cyber … Read more

Exploring the Role of Penetration Testing in Budget and Resource Allocation

With public sector budgets stretched and resources at a premium, how can you ensure you’re focusing your efforts in the most impactful areas? In this blog we’ll explore the essential role penetration testing plays in enabling organisations to deploy their security resources to greatest effect, saving wasted effort and optimising security. 2022 is shaping up … Read more

Cyber Essentials Standards Updates: What You Need to Know

The Cyber Essentials Standards have changed. Your organisation will need to adapt if it wants to remain aligned. In this blog our Technical Director – Offensive Security Andy Swift takes you through what you need to know. The Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus schemes have been running for several years, and although the recent … Read more

Cyber Security Landscape Insights for Winter 2021/22

The cyber security landscape has shifted inexorably with the changes to our working and day-to-day lives in the past 18 months. In this article our Head of Offensive Security Andy Swift reviews the cyber security landscape as it stands in winter 2021/22, providing insights that will help organisations better protect themselves from the ever-present threat … Read more

The Cloud Explained: Five Benefits of Cloud Migration

With cloud adoption on the rise, more organisations than ever are realising the benefits of transitioning to the cloud. In this blog we’ll take you through five of the key benefits that come with cloud migration. Cloud computing is seeing an inexorable rise, as organisations throughout the UK – and indeed the world – continue … Read more

Understanding and Mitigating the Cyber Threat to Charities

Charities face cyber threats that have the potential to undo the essential work they carry out. In this article our specialist charities Account Director Houweida El Ashkar reviews the cyber threat landscape for charities as we speed towards 2022. The COVID-19 pandemic has presented many challenges to industries across the globe, and the charities sector … Read more

The Future of Connectivity: Advantages of Secure SD-WAN

At Six Degrees we believe that SD-WAN is the future of connectivity. But how does it build on MPLS to provide a platform for hybrid working and digital transformation? Here are five advantages of deploying secure SD-WAN. With organisations throughout the UK undergoing twin evolutions in digital transformation and hybrid working, many are finding that … Read more