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OpenSSL – the future

I guess it had to happen. The team at OpenBSD has started to dissect OpenSSL following the Heartbleed vulnerability and have created a fork – LibreSSL.

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G-Cloud Professional Services

Acasta is pleased to announce that it has been awarded a place on the UK Government G-Cloud 5 framework as a ‘Specialist Cloud Services’ supplier. Acasta offers a range of Cloud Security Professional Services that complement the G-Cloud procurement framework ensuring that its UK Government customers realise the full benefits of Cloud Computing. Services include: Understanding the relationships

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Smart Devices – a new battleground?

Smart-TV’s, smartphone controlled lighting and heating, wifi-enabled garage doors.  As home automation undergoes exponential growth, so the attention moves from PC-based attacks to those on smart devices.

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New Acasta Office Location

Acasta is moving!  From January 2013, Acasta will be operating from ‘the Core’ – a modern, eco-friendly and award-winning building in the heart of South Yorkshire.

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How Cyber Criminals (still) Steal Money

The following GoogleTechTalk is a few years old now, but still very relevant.  It really is surprising how many compromises occur that can be attributed to well known attack vectors.  In fact , the OWASP Top 10 has remained constant for the past two years.  Go figure!

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