Secure remote working – How to ensure efficient and secure working from home offices?

Working from home offices and other remote locations has increased lately, both due to increased opportunities from available remote connections and digital tools, as well as the global concerns over the spread of influenza and Coronavirus outbreaks. Crisis situations and global level concerns [...]

Case elfCLOUD – Secure cloud storage service

elfGROUP developed the elfCLOUD cloud storage service already in 2010. Cyber security was seen as the highest priority from the very first specifications in elfCLOUD’s development. “It was a cloud storage service with highly paranoid cyber security”, describes the inventor of the service, [...]

Phishing is a significant threat to all modern-day organizations – Is your organization prepared for phishing attacks?

In our experience, there are two kind of organizations: Those that know they are subject to phishing attacks, and then there are those that don’t know it yet. In this blog article we describe the motives our customers often have for conducting phishing exercises, where we model the ways someone [...]

Why Should We Care About Information Security in Our Industry?

Information security is often seen particularly important for organizations and businesses that interact directly with customers through digital channels, such as an online store or customer portal. GDPR introduced more requirements for all services processing personal data, which was a wake-up [...]

Hacker testing - 6 reasons why the investment is better done early enough

All organizations are responsible for the cyber security of their information systems and software. There are risks you will want to mitigate rather than accept – would you want to just wait for these threats to actualize? Read from the graphic below, why you would want to invest in hacker [...]

Who Needs Hacker Testing?

All organizations handling electronic information and utilizing information technology must take care of their information systems’ data security. Independent of whether the motives are based on the willingness to ensure uninterrupted business continuity, meet regulatory compliance or to [...]

CSE18: Software assurance and information security

Cyber Security Executive 2018 event catered cyber security topics on a wide range as key note speeches, networking and exhibition stands. We attended the event for the second time. elfGROUP had an exhibition stand at the event, and our team consisted of Kari, Pekka, Tom and me, Tuomas. Kari and [...]

Nordic Business Forum 2018 – Key Takeaways

One of the central themes of this year’s Nordic Business Forum was Peak performance. In today’s information society, people are working in the midst of continuously increasing amounts of information. NBF18 catered various interesting presentations about everyone’s need for rest and recovery, [...]

elfGROUP Joins Business Finland Delegation Trip to South Africa 13-16 March, 2018

elfGROUP took part in a business delegation trip to South Africa organised by the Foreign Ministry of Finland and Business Finland on 13-16 March, 2018. This trip included delegations of different business fields such as healthcare and education. elfGROUP, in turn, was part of the cyber security [...]

Miika at the Disobey white-hat hacker event

White hat hacking at Disobey

A couple of days of pure disobedience are again behind us. The Disobey hacker event, arranged for the third-time last weekend, once again brought together a large number of top experts in the Finnish cybersecurity field. The industrial environment of the event with [...]