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Author: Liam Follin

Liam is one of the senior consultants at Pentest People, with a wide range of skills and experience from Web Applications to Social Engineering he's able to give great comments and opinions on cybersecurity matters.

August 17, 2022

Incident Response: Having a Plan in Place For Your Business

Incident Response: Having a Plan in Place For Your Business A cyber attack can happen to businesses of any size or structure. In order to protect your data and your systems, it is important to have a plan in place. This means having protocols in place for dealing with a cyber threat, and making sure […]

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May 3, 2022

Ransomware Attacks: How They Happen, the Threats and Risks.

Ransomware Attacks: How They Happen, the Threats and Risks. Ransomware attacks are on the rise, and businesses need to be aware of the dangers they pose. In this blog post, we will discuss how ransomware attacks take place, the threats they pose, and the aftermath for businesses. We will also provide tips for protecting your […]

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April 14, 2022

Penetration Testing Methodologies

Penetration Testing Methodologies What is Penetration Testing? Penetration Testing, by definition, is “A method for gaining assurance in the security of an IT system by attempting to breach some or all of that system’s security, using the same tools and techniques as an adversary might.” Want to skip the read and go straight to the […]

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April 11, 2022

Pentest People: Health and Wellness Support

Pentest People: Health and Wellness Support Did you know that one in six people experience a mental health problem each year in the workplace? This statistic suggests that at least 16 people a year at Pentest People will suffer from a mental health condition. Pentest People Invests in Health Assured Here at Pentest People, we […]

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April 4, 2022

The Importance of Penetration Testing for Your Business

The Importance of Penetration Testing for Your Business Did you know that a third of all businesses will experience a cyber-attack this year? And that’s just the ones that are reported! The fact is, if you’re not doing Penetration Testing on your business, you’re at risk. In this blog post, we’ll break down what penetration […]

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March 14, 2022

What is Penetration Testing?

We revisit the core of a penetration test, looking into why they’re so necessary in the modern day, exactly what a pentest is and why businesses need them.

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February 28, 2022

Cornwall Council Warns of Covid Scam Text Messages

Cornwall Council is warning residents about a new scam that is making the rounds on text messages. Fraudsters are sending scam messages that appear to be from the Cornwall Council, telling people that they need to isolate themselves due to being in contact with those with COVID19.

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