The importance of BullGuard’s Home Network Scanner

The importance of BullGuard’s Home Network Scanner

BullGuard’s Home Network Scanner monitors your home Wi-Fi network for vulnerabilities that could be exploited by hackers, such as open ports. Why is this important? Port scanning has long been a popular probing tactic among hackers. It is typically used as a...
5 steps to building a security practice

5 steps to building a security practice

The majority of my colleagues running a security practice ended up there by accident. Most of them inherited a security role through necessity or promotion and only a few choose a security career. Either way, we are special people that don’t see daylight...
World Data Privacy Day – it’s incredibly important

World Data Privacy Day – it’s incredibly important

January 28 is Data Privacy Day. It’s a landmark calendar event observed in the United States, Canada, India and 47 European countries and it’s one which authorities take seriously. The US National Cyber Security Alliance and the Council of Europe lead the charge...
Top of the charts – again

Top of the charts – again

BullGuard has done it again. BullGuard has scooped top honours in an AV-Test of antivirus software for home users. The independent testing, which assessed security software from eleven vendors, including BullGuard, was carried out between September and October this...
500 million customer details hacked

500 million customer details hacked

International hotel chain Marriott said the details of 500 million hotel guests has been stolen in a sweeping hack. The breach happened in 2014, but Marriott didn’t become aware of it until September this year. The hackers, or hacker, copied and encrypted...