Why AWS wasn’t the real point of failure

Why AWS wasn’t the real point of failure March 2017 So, Amazon Web Services went AWOL this week, leaving many websites inoperable. In the currently climate of fake and inaccurate news, it is important to read beyond the headline to realise that “AWS” did not go...

The “3D” National Cyber Security Strategy

The “3D” National Cyber Security Strategy February 2017 In light of the Public Accounts Committee casting a critical eye over the UK’s approach to cyber security last week, I thought it was a good time to reflect on the new National Cyber Security Strategy...

We cannot let passwords die (yet)

We cannot let passwords die (yet) August 2016 I’m getting fed up with marketing that says “Passwords must die” only to present yet another solution that won’t replace them. The challenge to solve is ubiquity – this is why passwords have stood the test of time, even...

How PAC-MAN shows the importance of secure coding

How PAC-MAN shows the importance of secure coding May 2016 At Nexor, we provide solutions to customers where security is critical. To meet our customers’ needs, it is essential to make sure the code we write meets basic security requirements, so that the end product...