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The rise and rise of ransomware: From CryptoLocker to Cerber
Since the infamous CryptoLocker first appeared in 2013, we’ve seen a huge wave of file-encrypting ransomware variants extorting money.
Just how dark is the dark web? The rise of Ransomware-as-a-Service
These packages allow individuals with little technical skill, to attack businesses and individuals with relative ease.
Sophos appoints new sales engineer for channel drive
The company has appointed Steven Sparshott, who will focus on more effectively engaging with the channel.
BREAKING: Uber tried to sweep data breach of 57m people under the rug
In October last year hackers stole the personal data of 57 million customers and drivers from Uber and it has only just emerged now.
Experts share their opinions on Uber breach - some supportive, some scathing
A number of experts have come forward to share their opinions on the huge Uber breach affecting 57m people that was kept under wraps for a year.
The security ‘F’ word: Everything you need to know about firewalls
The nature of the current threat landscape is creating the need for fundamental changes in the approach to network security.
Sophos targets unknown application traffic through new firewall offering
IT professionals are concerned about the security risks associated with unknown application traffic.
Sophos report showcases ransomware's biggest hits of 2017
"Ransomware is platform-agnostic and they need to protect themselves regardless of how, where and when they work."
Experts weigh in on ‘Bad Rabbit’, the potential next WannaCry
Ever heard of Bad Rabbit? It’s the newest form of ransomware causing havoc in Eastern Europe that could be coming your way soon.
Sophos targets growth cloud market with new partner program
Sophos has expanded its channel program to include a cloud security specialty as it seeks to capitalise on the growing public cloud market.
Interview: Sophos reveals the criminal underbelly of the dark web
The dark web may be a place that most of us have heard of as a murky underworld for cybercriminals, but also where most internet users daren't tread.
Petya ransomworm's rapid spread: What the experts know right now
The Petya ransomware uses the EternalBlue exploit to not only infect files, but an entire system's drive. We get the latest from the experts.
APAC Sophos' Nicki Dewhurst included in prestigious 'Women of the Channel' list
The gender divide in IT and affiliated industries is a topic of increasing concern, but companies like Sophos are breaking the mould.
Konica Minolta’s new edge platform set to open opportunities for partners
Konica Minilta has partnered with Microsoft, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Sophos, Canonical and BrainTribe to future-proof business IT management.
Sophos launches new suite for cloud security and IoT management
Sophos Mobile 7 is available now for on-site installation and will be available through cloud-based Sophos Central in mid-March 2017.
Sophos holds strong in Magic Quadrant as industry catches up to new era of endpoint security
Amongst the Magic Quadrant leaders is global endpoint and network provider Sophos, which has held a Leader position since 2007.
Sophos launches phishing attack simulator to fight organisational blindspots
Sophos says that out of your entire organisation, your IT staff are the most likely to fall for a phishing attack. Surprising?
Sophos snags former EMC channel sales guru to lead APJ growth
“I am very pleased to welcome JJ to the Sophos senior sales and channel management team. JJ has an impressive track record."
Go Phish – how to spot a ransomware email
With the crooks becoming smarter and more sophisticated every day, what does a modern day phishing email actually look like?
Sophos releases product to address global cybersecurity skills shortage
Intercept X looks to provide a fast-track to advanced protection and response capabilities while minimising the need for specialised security admin.
Sophos Wireless helps partners simplify Wi-Fi protection
Sophos has just introduced its first cloud-based solution for the protection and management of wireless networks.
Sophos latest solution could make you reconsider encryption
"People leave mobile phones and USB sticks in the back of taxis and accidentally email documents to the wrong person all the time,"
Reinventing next-generation firewalls for coordinated protection
The escalation in volume and complexity of cyber threats today have compelled organisations to turn to next-generation security solutions.
Exeed takes over Sophos distribution
Exeed has been appointed to manage Sophos' Kiwi distribution in a move the vendor says will bring significant incremental revenue for resellers.