GDPR & Data Breaches 6 Months On. The value of the average data breach fine issued by the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) in the UK has doubled in one year, reaching £ 146,000, according to the City Law firm, RPC. The total value of fines imposed by the ICO has risen by 24% compared to 2017, reaching just under … Read More
Major life-threatening cyber attack on UK ‘in little doubt’ in near future warns security chief. The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC), part of GCHQ, warns that a life-threatening incident will almost inevitably strike the UK in the near future. Over the last 12 months they have handled over 557 attacks by groups of hackers who are directed, sponsored or tolerated … Read More
National Cybersecurity Awareness Month October is National Cybersecurity Awareness Month (NCSAM). Set up 15 years ago in the US, NCSAM was a collaboration between government and industry and is ever more relevant today. Last week’s theme focussed on online security in the home, ensuring parents train their kids in online security as part of their usual life-skills. This goes from … Read More
AlertSite by SmartBear has been named Editors’ Choice by PC Magazine for giving businesses complete visibility into their websites and web applications. S3 is an AlertSite partner and we use its capabilities to offer real-time sophisticated monitoring and reports across all platforms for our clients. PC Magazine awarded the software the title of Editors’ Choice for best Web Monitoring Software … Read More
With the news that Microsoft Forefront – including MS Forefront Protection 2010 for Exchange Server – is being discontinued could it be time to consider a switch?
Hello, welcome to our blog which we hope you will enjoy reading. We’d like to tell you a little bit more about S3 and how we came about.