Author Archives: Swascan

Brochure Swascan

Here you can find the flyer with all of our services and features: Cybersercurity Platform Brochure. Vulnerability assessment, Network Scan, Code Review, GDPR Compliance and much more… Swascan is the perfect tool for any corporate need.

Phishing Simulation Attack: how to avoid Phishing attacks

Phishing – The assonance with fishing must not mislead. Phishing is a very sneaky type of attack which is claiming more and more victims in the last period. In the following chapter we are going to show some figures related to the size of the Phishing phenomenon. In the meantime, in order to face this Read more »

Air Canada Data Breach: Mobile App Users Locked Out

Air Canada Data Breach – Recently, Air Canada customers using its mobile app faced trouble logging back to the app as they were locked out. Reportedly, Air Canada suffered a data breach that affected around 20,000 mobile app users. After the incident, the airline locked out all 1.7 million customers as a security precaution. Air Read more »

GDPR Assessment: How can I assess my Compliance?

GDPR Assessment The GDPR Assessment is a compliance assessment in terms of GDPR, the new Data Privacy  European law. As a matter of fact, companies have a growing need: they need to be compliant. To this end, a GDPR Assessment is necessary. This assessment, however, not only provides for indicators showing your compliance level but it Read more »

Wi-fi Security: WPA3 is not hacker proof.

Wi-Fi Security? It’s time. Wi-Fi Alliance launched WPA3. It will certainly ensure a higher CyberSecurity level and, as a consequence, it will benefit users both in terms of privacy and GDPR Compliance. However, WPA3 does not make wireless networks hacker proof. First of alla, let’s have a look together at the features and benefits of WPA3. Read more »

GDPR Compliance: Swascan – top provider of GDPR services

GDPR Compliance Nowadays, GDPR Compliance is a really hot topic. As a matter of fact, there is a lot of data supporting this idea. The market related to GDPR services is estimated around 750 million dollars in 2017. Looking ahead, this amount is going to grow and grow and in 5 years it should get to 2.6 billion dollars. The Read more »

DDOS Distributed Denial of Service: what is it?

DDOS: introduction DDoS: Distributed Denial of Service. Whenver connections overload a server, there’s no more the chance to start new connections. This situation takes place when a lot of compromised systems send at the same time data traffic to the target system, causing its crash. Such an overload could make a server, a website or an online Read more »

DOS Denial of Service: what do you need to know about it?

DOS: introduction DoS stands for “Denial of Service” and this term, in the CyberSecurity field, specifies a failure due to an illegal attack. The resources of an IT system run out because of the just mentioned attack, this leads to the impossibility from the system side to erogate the service to the clients who require it. The Read more »

Swascan on the stage of the #Digital4Her event

Digital4Her Swascan attended the “Startup worth growing” pitching session as part of the #Digital4Her event last 19th of June. As you already know, it has been a great pleasure an honour for us. This opportunity allowed us to pitch Swascan in front of a super-qualified jury, other 9 great start-ups and the European Commission! Digital4Her: Read more »

IP address: introduction and explanation

IP address: introduction You can visualize the IP address or “internet protocol address” in the graphic interface as a numerical label. It allows to univocally identify a host (which is a physical device such as a computer, a printer, a router or a smartphone). The host is connected to a network that uses the internet Read more »