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30 Oct 2020

Cyber Security Audits Essential in M&A as Marriott International Issued a £18.4m Fine

  • Data Breaches
  • Tech Due Diligence
  • Web Applications

Marriott hotels not only acquired Starwood Hotels but also acquired an existing data breach resulting in a £18.4 million fine from the ICO.


15 Jul 2020

What is a FOSS Audit?

  • Business Security
  • Tech Due Diligence
  • Web Applications

A FOSS audit will analyse all code within a software project and find the licenses for that code. These licenses will then be checked to see if they can be used and what implications there could be from using it.

 


28 May 2020

North Cyber Security Helps Cognism Acquire Mailtastic

  • North Cyber security
  • Tech Due Diligence

North Cyber Security helped a world prospecting solution Cognism acquire Mailtastic, an email marketing signature platform.


01 Aug 2019

Top 5 Reasons to get a Penetration Test

  • Business Security
  • Tech Due Diligence
  • Web Applications

A penetration tests is the best way to keep ahead of the game when it comes to security. By simulating an attack using the tools and tricks of real-world hackers it can uncover any ways to exploit vulnerabilities in your network, infrastructure, web/app or server.


01 Jul 2019

Free and Open Source Software Due Diligence when Selling a Company

  • Tech Due Diligence
  • Web Applications

Most companies will use open source software when creating their own product. This is fine, except for when the company needs to take investment of be sold.