Smoothwall win the contract to support the 5,000 users of Worcestershire County Council with real-time web filtering solutions
Web Filtering and Security firm Smoothwall says that interest in techniques for covering traces may be growing and warns organisations to ensure that they are able to manage this threat.
Some of my older readers will remember a time before social media, when we had real friends, and talked about real things. They'll remember it fondly, and talk about those halcyon days of pints down the pub, phone calls and lovingly crafted snail ...
HTTPS traffic. It's a bunch of encrypted zeroes and ones flying through our firewalls and web filters, and frankly many people haven't got much of an idea what it's doing or why it's there. There are business critical apps aplenty that require you...
Caveat scriptor! (Writer Beware!)We mentioned a few times the problems that you might run into if you post something online without really thinking it through. It can go much further than a red face next time you see friends. What’s bad for the in...
Long haul flights may never be the same again as high speed Wi-Fi is set to be delivered to air passengers in 2014. Train travelers and even bus passengers have become used to on board access but the new system will deliver speeds ten times great...
Are you putting your home at risk by posting while you're away?
Recent wins with Cardiff and Swansea councils help to build our presence in Wales
There are signs that politicians are starting to grasp the enormity of the task of providing safe internet access.
International schools and universities are reported to be using Twitter to improve literacy, language and project management. Users of social networks need to be aware of some of the potential pitfalls.
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Will the move to track illegal downloads through ISPs work in the UK when it failed in France?
Britain's organizations are seeing rising numbers of sophisticated cyber attacks says GCHQ
Delivering safe and appropriate web access on diverse Council-controlled networks
Smoothwall's Corporate Sales team have recently won a series of high profile international contracts.
Smoothwall speaks to SC Magazine about whether or not the Government would be sensible to impose web filtering at ISP level.
Nicholas McAvaney from the Press Association speaks to Smoothwall's Gavin Logan about dangers facing online shoppers.
Whilst instant internet access at home, work or even in coffee shops and on trains is something most people now take for granted, for many network managers the growing popularity of smart phones, tablets and other portable devices is causing a major headache.
A few resources to help teach school children password protection skills.
Dian Schaffhauser writing in the Journal picked up on a story about students using UltraSurf to bypass the school's web filtering and security systems.
We recently took a moment to speak with some of our education sector customers, to find out just how much of a factor BYOD has proven to be in their network.
When you're young and in love (remember that?) what could be more romantic than share your most treasured online possession - your password?
International Channel Manager Jamie Moore looks forward to Smoothwall's channel business in 2013