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Jan 26, 2023   |  By Lewis Fairburn
In light of Data Protection Day on January 28th, it’s important to be extra aware of how we protect our personal data. Whether we’re using social media, shopping online, or even just browsing the internet, we’re constantly sharing information about ourselves. While some of this data is innocuous, other pieces can be quite sensitive – like our addresses, credit card numbers, and health information. So what can we do to keep our data safe?
Jan 23, 2023   |  By Lewis Fairburn
Bank fraud is a type of financial crime that involves the use of false representations and illegal activities to obtain money or other assets from a financial institution. It can involve forging signatures, using stolen bank account numbers, or using fake documents to gain access to funds.
Jan 20, 2023   |  By Lewis Fairburn
This week, UK’s Postal Service, Royal Mail has been hit with a Ransomware attack, which put the countries sensitive data at risk. In this blog post, we’ll take a look at what ransomware is, how it can affect businesses and individuals, and what we’ve learnt from this huge scale attack. Stay tuned for more updates on this developing story.
Jan 9, 2023   |  By Lewis Fairburn
For companies looking to stay ahead of the ever-evolving cybersecurity landscape, penetration testing is one of the most important services they can invest in. Penetration Testing as a Service (PTaaS) provides businesses with an effective way to identify security vulnerabilities before they become major issues and cause irreversible damage.
Jan 3, 2023   |  By Lewis Fairburn
The new year brings plenty of new opportunities for fresh starts and making lasting change, including to your cyber security habits. No matter if you are an individual user or a business owner, incorporating effective cyber security practices will help ensure that your data is protected from malicious actors in the upcoming year. In this blog post, we’ll provide some of our top tips on how to stay safe online in 2023. Read on to learn more about why your cyber security resolutions matter.
Dec 15, 2022   |  By Lewis Fairburn
Phishing is a type of attack that attempts to steal your personal information, such as your login credentials or credit card details. Cybercriminals use phishing attacks to gain access to your account and steal your data. In this blog post, we will discuss how to identify and avoid phishing attacks. We will also provide tips on how to protect yourself from these types of attacks.
Nov 23, 2022   |  By Lewis Fairburn
Cyber threats are a big deal in today’s society. It seems like every other day, there is a new scam or cyber attack that is making the rounds. In this blog post, we will take a look at some of the biggest threats and scams that you need to be aware of. We will also discuss how to protect yourself from these attacks.
Nov 18, 2022   |  By Lewis Fairburn
Office security is a critical issue for any business. Protecting your employees from cybersecurity risks is essential to keeping your company safe. In this blog post, we will discuss some of the best ways to protect your office from cyber attacks. We will cover topics like password protection and safety for staff whilst working in the office.
Nov 17, 2022   |  By Lewis Fairburn
Businesses are more vulnerable to cybercrime now than ever before. Hackers are getting smarter and more sophisticated, and they are constantly coming up with new ways to exploit businesses online. If you want to protect your business from cybercrime, you need to be aware of the top 5 cyber threats that are facing businesses today. In this blog post, we will discuss each of these threats in detail and provide tips on how you can protect your business from them.
Nov 7, 2022   |  By Lewis Fairburn
You’ve heard it time and time again: you need a strong password to keep your online accounts safe. Creating complex passwords can be complicated to remember, thats why having a password manager is crucial to remembering all your different passwords without the fear of forgetting your password or risking using an easy password which is guessable to hackers.
Nov 11, 2022   |  By Pentest People
This video highlights the current top cyber threats of 2022 and why they are important for businesses to be aware of.
Nov 7, 2022   |  By Pentest People
This video highlights what our consultants think is the one of the most important top tips for businesses to secure their cyber security safety.
Oct 25, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Cybersecurity awareness doesn't just start with your technical staff, creating a cybersecurity-aware business is key to not falling behind in this modern era.
Oct 21, 2022   |  By Pentest People
We dive into an exclusive interview with one of our security consultants. Discussing how and why they became a pentester, the route they took and the typical day-to-day in a pentester's life.
Oct 18, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Today we look at the most common attack vector: Phishing. We break down the multi-layer approach to a successful phishing defence for businesses.
Oct 3, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Speaking with one of the team leaders at Pentest People. We look into his early career when hacking was just a bit of fun. Breaking down some of the myths surrounding a hacker's life, what pushes him and how businesses need to be aware of all the dangers an everyday hacker presents.
Aug 1, 2022   |  By Pentest People
This week we look at the danger of ransomware threats to a business.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People have a wealth of knowledge in the area of Mobile Application Security Testing, and the professional Mobile Application Security Testing Service can be used to identify vulnerabilities that exist on your Mobile applications.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Penetration Testing is often the core element of an organisation's information security strategy. However, to fully understand whether your company is prepared to withstand a full-scale cyberattack, a Red Team engagement is the closest you will come to simulating an advanced persistent threat against your organisation. Our consultants are trained to rigorously test your organisation’s ability to detect and respond to the current threats posed to your industry.
Jul 13, 2022   |  By Pentest People
Pentest People’s Social Engineering testing service experts are adept at discovering and exploiting operational weaknesses in corporate policies and procedures that can unwittingly lead to unauthorised access to restricted systems. Looking to enquire?

Pentest People are a UK-based boutique security consultancy focussing on bringing the benefits of Penetration Testing as a Service (PTaaS) to all its clients. This innovative approach to security testing combines the benefits of a consultant-led penetration test and vulnerability assurance through a technologically advanced SecurePortal, providing a living threat system to its clients and benefit through the life of the contract rather than just a single point in time.

Redefining Penetration Testing engagements to bring you Penetration Testing as a Service:

  • Penetration Testing: Pentest People can provide all levels of Penetration Testing based on your exacting requirements. Internal and External assessments can be performed against all types of digital infrastructure.
  • Web Application Testing: Vulnerabilities in modern-day Web Applications have become a major entry point to corporate networks and also have led to many high-profile security breaches.
  • Social Engineering: Pentest People can help you design, plan and execute a Social Engineering engagement that can assess your business-critical controls, policies and procedures within your organisation.

A Fresh Approach to Penetration Testing.