More Security Awareness through Our Spear Phishing Campaign

usd AG News, Security Consulting

Spear Phishing refers to targeted fraud attempts via email that are among today’s top cyber hazards for businesses and companies. One click by a single employee can often suffice to subject your whole business to an attack. Without sensitised and educated personnel, an effective defence against this form of cyber-attack is impossible. “The degree of professionalism with which Spear Phishing …

NEW: usd opens its Pentest Lab "HeroLab“

usd AG News, usd HeroLab

The HeroLab is not only used by our own pentesters, but also provides the training environment for our customers during usd Academy events, and is the basis for regularly held Hacker Days for students and universities. Pentesters can train their methodical skills, creativity and endurance in real life pentesting, using a continuously growing number of preconfigured server environments, various technologies …

usd received accreditation as P2PE QSA company

usd AG News, PCI Security Services

By the PCI Security Standards Council (PCI SSC), the usd has received two approvals QSA (P2PE) and PA-QSA (P2PE) Qualified Security Assessor. The approvals have been issued for the region of Europe. The Point-to-Point Encryption Standard (PCI P2PE) is the youngest of the PCI standards. It was initially released in 2012 to help merchants with a large network of branches …

More payment card security for the tourist industry – peakwork successfully PCI DSS certified.

usd AG News, PCI Security Services

And so peakwork AG, a leading software specialist for the tourist industry, is another player of this sector who has decided to partner usd AG in achieving certification according to the PCI DSS international security standard of the payment card industry. At the end of August 2015, the course was set for the cooperation between peakwork and usd with the …