DIY RFID security system

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We just moved office last week to much larger premises! Whilst our office building already has excellent security as it houses a credit union, an additional security layer for our office floor can’t hurt (this is unrelated to our servers; they are housed in the secure Global Switch data centre). Now sure, we could easily […]

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PHP on shared hosting – doing it better

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Large scale shared hosting with an out-of-the-box install of apache and PHP is a recipe for security-disaster; this is not news. The solution is to run each website’s code separately so they can’t affect each other. This is pretty common nowadays but it wasn’t always the case with many providers. Anchor’s been doing this for […]

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SaaS (Security-scanning as a Service)

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We’ve had some enquiries from customers recently regarding security compliance scans, the most popular of which is the PCI DSS. For those not in the know, this stands for the Payment Card Industry Data Security Standard. It is of course a fascinating topic, covering best-practice standards for processing and storage of customer information. The enquiries […]

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