Category Archives: News and Updates

ITogether Check Point Blade Training Course Sign Up Form 2017

Tweet Please complete this little form to register yourself for any of the ITogether and Check Point Official Blade Training Courses in 2017. Please select the course you would like to attend. If you have any questions you can call us on 0113 341 0123

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New 2017 Outpost24 advert on Youtube

Tweet Whilst browsing some Symantec information on YouTube around the subject of CASB (Cloud Access Security Brokers) I was played the new Outpost24 advert. I like it because it’s simple and to the point. Have a look here.  

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ITogether the first UK partner to offer monthly free Check Point Blade Courses

Tweet ITogether, the fastest growing UK Check Point Three Star partner yet again are providing additional value to the Check Point user base in the UK. On 18th and 19th October 2017 ITogether are offering ANY Check Point or ‘would like to be Check Point’ customer free Check Point Blade Training. There is no cost for the course and lunch…

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ITogether first UK Check Point partner to launch managed services powered by Check Point MDSM (Multi Domain Site Management)

Tweet Following on from our announcement in 2015 that ITogether were the first partner in the UK to offer ‘leasing options for Check Point hardware and software’ ITogether are today announcing another first to market. After significant investment in infrastructure and software and training and whilst working closely with Check Point ITogether are now able to offer Check Point managed…

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ITogether launches their own Cloud backup service powered by Veam and Cisco

Tweet ITogether are pleased to announce that their newly built cloud backup environment is now launched to new customers and ITogether managed services customers. The solution is currently provided from two ITogether datacenters with inter-site replication. A third and fourth is in planning stages. Customers are able to backup virtual machines, physical hosts and mobile devices. The cost is based…

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WannaCry and Other Ransomware – What is it and How to Defend Against It?

Tweet WannaCry and Other Ransomware – What is it and How to Defend Against It? This isn’t the first time we have been here. Remember CryptoLocker in 2013? This all sounds to familiar. The last few days have seen an unprecedented ransomware attack that has affected organisations in over 150 countries. The software called WanaCrypt0r 2.0 (aka WannaCry or WCry)…

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DYN DDOS Attack

Tweet The Dyn DDOS attack was committed using the Mirai source code released on the dark web earlier in October. It was an IOT attack. Cameras, and PVR’s were used to create a mass BOT network. This delivered over 300Gbps of DDOS attack at DYN and flattened it for a while. This then took out some big hitters in the…

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Website and Webserver Cyber Security – 15 steps on how to improve it ?

Tweet We often get asked a very straightforward question. How can I improve the security of my website ? This is on the face of it a common requirement. Why would you NOT want to ensure your website has the maximum levels of security ? You have a duty of care morally and legally to protect the site from compromise…

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ITogether Olympics

Tweet With the start of the Olympics only a few days ago, ITogether decided to get into the Olympic spirit at the start of the week and run our own office based games! Monday: To start the week off we had Paper Aeroplane Javelin. The competition for this was hot with many people in the office googling what the best…

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Major Service Outage

Tweet   The Major Service Outage has been identified as a failed UPS and PDU in the BT Suite at Telehouse. This failure has caused melting of several important power cables. BT have provided an estimated fix time for this issue as 14:30

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