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How OT Security affects Health, Safety and Environment


by Anastasios Arampatzis The information technology (IT) and operational technology (OT) domains are converging. According to Automation, 82% of survey respondents worked at organizations where IT – OT collaboration was...
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Zero Trust is a Security Mindset


by Anastasios Arampatzis “Trust is like blood pressure. It’s silent, vital to good health, and if abused it can be deadly.” –Frank Sonnenberg, author of Follow Your Conscience – “Trust,...
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ADACOM and Scytáles enter partnership for the Digital Vaccination Certificate for use on mobile devices


ADACOM S.A.  a Provider of Trust Services (QTSP) and Cybersecurity Solutions and Scytáles AB announce the expansion of their cooperation in the field of Green Digital Vaccination certificate in Greece,...
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Cybersecurity Needs To Be Integrated Into Business Continuity Plans


by Anastasios Arampatzis Business continuity and cybersecurity used to be siloed processes, but the evolving cyber threat landscape dictates the need for organizations to change their approach and merge cybersecurity...
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Supply Chain Attacks are a Real Threat to National Security


by Anastasios Arampatzis The SolarWinds hack was an extremely serious compromise of the United States’ infrastructure. Industries and critical infrastructures are increasingly dependent on digital technology. Their openness, interconnectivity, and...
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Lessons learned from a Supply Chain Cyber Security Attack


by Anastasios Arampatzis   During the last days of 2020 and the first days of 2021, the cybersecurity news were flooded with the apocalypse of the SolarWinds supply chain attack....
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Smart Electric Grid Demands Smart Security


by Anastasios Arampatzis Security of electric grid is a national security issue The electric grid delivers the electricity that is essential for modern life. The reliability of the grid and...
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How can Device certificates secure IoT communications?


by Anastasios Arampatzis The proliferation of IoT in industrial settings, provides an added value, transforming manufacturing, transportation, power generation and a variety of other industries with greater automation, new services,...
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Defense-in-Depth Cybersecurity for the Oil and Gas Industry


  by Anastasios Arampatzis Greece is about to become an energy hub for the European Union. The Trans Adriatic Pipeline (TAP) and EastMed pipeline will transport much needed natural gas...
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How Can We Secure Modern Maritime Communications?


by Anastasios Arampatzis A new generation of digital maritime communications The emergence of new technologies in the early twentieth century caused a sharp increase in maritime trade, which led to...
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Εγκεκριμένες ψηφιακές υπογραφές ADACOM στην πλατφόρμα DocuSign


  Τη χρήση της εγκεκριμένης ηλεκτρονικής τους υπογραφής, μπορούν πλέον να χρησιμοποιούν στο περιβάλλον της DocuSign, οι κάτοχοι εγκεκριμένων ψηφιακών πιστοποιητικών της ADACOM, εξασφαλίζοντας έτσι ότι η υπογραφή που εφαρμόζουν...
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Weak Maritime Cybersecurity Creates Environmental Risks


  by Anastasios Arampatzis Modern ships carry onboard a plethora of IoT sensors to optimize performance and reduce fuel consumption. Besides those performance-driven sensors, ships are equipped with IoT sensors...
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How can TLS certificates Secure Smart Shipping?


by Anastasios Arampatzis   “A sea” of connected devices Using IoT devices and sensor systems in commercial vessels helps ship owners gain a competitive edge, by harnessing the full potential...
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Shipping Industry Needs to Be Cyber Resilient


by Anastasios Arampatzis On 28 September 2020, the French shipping giant CMA CGM announced that it has been hit by Ragnar Locker ransomware attack, taking down its worldwide shipping container...
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How Can Organisations Assess Cyber Resiliency?


  by Anastasios Arampatzis Modern organisations need to be resilient not only to maintain business continuity during and after a cyber incident, but looking at a broader context, to be...
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Η ADACOM SERVICE PROVIDER HUB σε Ευρωπαϊκό έργο για την διασυνοριακή ηλεκτρονική ταυτοποίηση


Στα πλαίσια της Ευρωπαϊκής δράσης CEF (Connecting Europe Facility) η ADACOM, θυγατρική της IDEAL, σε συνεργασία με τις εταιρείες ATOS (Ισπανία), KOMPANY (Αυστρία), INFOCERT (Ιταλία) και το Παν. Αιγαίου  (Ελλάδα)...
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How Can Organisations Achieve Cyber Resiliency?


by Anastasios Arampatzis In our previous post we discussed the benefits that cyber resilience brings to organisations. These benefits highlight the importance of resiliency, especially if we consider the impact...
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Cyber Resilience Importance!


by Anastasios Arampatzis Digital transformation enabled organizations  to disrupt their markets, improve productivity and make informed decisions, while reducing costs. The proliferation of emerging technologies, such as multi-cloud platforms, Internet...
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Covid_19 : Cyber Threats & Trends


A vast number of controls related to Cyber Security are implemented through the use of particular cyber security solutions, and many other technologies and management processes such as audits, assessments, policies...
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Symantec Identifies Wave of Attacks Against U.S. Organizations


Attackers were preparing to attack dozens of U.S. corporations, including eight Fortune 500 companies. UPDATE June 30: Further investigation by Symantec has confirmed dozens of U.S. newspaper websites owned by the...
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Η ADACOM στο Digital Solidarity Greece


ADACOM POLICY, RISK ASSESSMENT & AWARENESS ON REMOTE ACCESS AND TELEWORKING Πολιτική, Εκπαίδευση και Αυτο-αξιολόγηση Ασφάλειας Απομακρυσμένης Πρόσβασης και Εργασίας Η ADACOM, στηρίζει έμπρακτα την πρωτοβουλία #DigitalSolidarityGR του Υπουργείου Ψηφιακής...
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Knowledge Building on Cryptography organized by ENISA on 26-27 November was conducted efficiently providing interesting information to European Supervisory Bodies of Trust Services Sector. In the second part of the...
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ADACOM at 17th Bank Management Conference 2019


We are delighted to sponsor the 17th Bank Management Conference 2019, cooperating with Digicert, our trusted partner. The 17th Bank Management Conference entitled “The Future-Ready Bank” is engaging Banking Executives,...
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ADACOM & CYNET Roundtable 2019 “Cynet 360 Introduction Day”


  ADACOM joined forces with CYNET and organized a Roundtable, called “Cynet 360 Introduction Day” on Tuesday 5th of November 2019. The Roundtable conducted by Cynet, was focused on Cynet...
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New cyber security partnership for ADACOM and Torsion Information Security


Adacom to introduce Torsion’s unique solution for Data Access Governance. Cyber security specialists Adacom are enriching its capabilities for helping customers control sprawling access to files and folders through a...
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“How to move your security to the cloud” conference by ADACOM 2019


On June 2019, ADACOM in cooperation with Symantec and Fortinet organized the conference entitled “How to move your security to the cloud”. The conference took place at the Yacht Club...
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ADACOM proud sponsor of “Digital Business Transformation Conference 2019”


“Will you Survive or Thrive?” ADACOM Cyber Security in cooperation with Digicert is proud sponsor of the “4th Digital Business Transformation Conference” at Maroussi Plaza Conference Center, on Wednesday 15th...
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ADACOM at 2nd Infocom Security Cyprus 2019


For second year in a row, ADACOM participates as a Silver Sponsor at 2nd Infocom Security Cyprus 2019, 14th of May at Filoxenia Conference center, Nicosia “Next Generation Cyber Security”...
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ADACOM at Infocom Security Conference 2019 : Cyber Security in the Age of Industry 4.0


ADACOM partners with RSA at Infocom Security Conference 2019, 17 & 18 April at Dais Conference Center, Maroussi. The basis for Cyber Security in the Age of Industry 4.0 is...
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ADACOM announces Managed Endpoint Detection and Response Services (MDR).


ADACOM announces Managed Endpoint Detection and Response Services (MDR). This unique service will fill the need of organizations of all sizes that want to expand their capability beyond typical preventative...
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Cyber attacks as likely as natural disasters, as devastating as ecosystem collapse: WEF


Data fraud, cyber attacks, and critical information infrastructure breakdown flagged among 2019’s most significant causative risks Cyber attacks will have a similar global impact to water crises this year and...
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Case Study: Data Loss Prevention for the GDPR requirements of a Global Financial Institution in Switzerland


Case Study ADACOM Summary The client is one of UK’s leading Financial Institutions, with more than 4.755 branches in 55 countries in Europe, Asia, Africa and America and 1.600 branches...
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ADACOM participates in “eIDAS Training” & “eIDAS for SMEs Workshop” 2018


Complete electronic means of identification and authentication are rapidly improving the way companies can offer services to customers digitally. Therefore, ADACOM empowers and motivates its employees with continued training, that...
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The Vulnerability Landscape of Greece


The Vulnerability Landscape of Greece Report is a technical report compiled by ADACOM Cyber Security, which includes the major problems of Greek organizations. The current report contains a statistical analysis...
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“Cyber Attack Simulation Exercise”, Adacom & FireEye


ADACOM and FireEye organised, a “Cyber Attack Simulation Exercise” on October 10th, 2018. The event was held at “The Cube Athens” and was mostly an interactive real-time cyber exercise simulation...
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ADACOM: Diamond Sponsor of the Hellenic Cyber Security Team 2018!


  ADACOM: Diamond Sponsor of the Hellenic Cyber Security Team 2018!   For second year in a row ADACOM sponsors the Hellenic Cyber Security Team in the European Cyber Security challenge,...
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ADACOM at Infocom Security 2018 Leading the way for GDPR and security solutions


For a 5th year in the row ADACOM sponsored Infocom Security 2018, the leading annual event for Information and Cyber Security in South Eastern Europe. ADACOM participated together with Symantec,...
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ADACOM partners with JCC for the provision of e-Signatures in Cyprus


ΣΥΝΕΡΓΑΣΙΑ ADACOM & JCC PAYMENT SYSTEMS ΣΤΟΝ ΤΟΜΕΑ ΤΩΝ ΨΗΦΙΑΚΩΝ ΥΠΟΓΡΑΦΩΝ Η ADACOM και η JCC ανακοίνωσαν την συνεργασία τους στην παροχή υπηρεσιών ηλεκτρονικών υπογραφών και σφραγίδων στην Κύπρο. Σύμφωνα...
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On Meltdown and Spectre


Developing Story A security flaw in microprocessor architecture, affecting mainly Intel, ARM and to an extend AMD products, has been disclosed by Google security researchers. The bugs, named Meltdown and...
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ADACOM at Ecommerce EXPO 2017


ADACOM has been invited to present the way SSL can secure eCommerce business in today’s internet era. Presentation will take place in the annual eCommerce Expo event that will take...
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Data Loss Prevention Project for Major Retailer in the UK


A major UK retailer has requested a complete Data Loss Prevention (DLP) solution in regards to protecting sensitive company data across the organization. The project would need to cover more...
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Data Loss Prevention Project for Electricity Distribution Company in Morocco


A Major Electricity Distribution Company at Morocco has requested a complete data loss prevention (DLP) solution providing network, endpoint, and discovery capabilities. The solution proposed should be easy to install...
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Data Loss Prevention for Major European Bank in France


A Major European Bank has implemented a Data Loss Prevention solution for their French headquarters, operating since 2013. In this context, a major revision of their detection and blocking policies...
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Encryption Project for World Leading Pharmaceutical Company in Switzerland


Roche has requested an endpoint encryption project for their R&D and IP departments, to safeguard information stored in mobile workstations. ADACOM provided consulting services to capture the requirements in terms...
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Data Loss Prevention Project for Major Bank in Mauritius


A newly incorporated bank in Mauritius aims to become the most modern bank on the island, serving hundreds of thousands of customers from all across the planet through electronic channels....
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Data Loss Prevention Project for Major Petrochemical Company in Saudi Arabia


A world-leading petrochemical company is seeking a world class Enterprise Data loss prevention solution that is capable of protecting sensitive data and critical information which represent the essence of the...
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Data Loss Prevention Risk Assessment for a Major Gas Company in Algeria


A Major Gas Company in Algeria has requested an evaluation of data security technologies to strengthen their security posture. ADACOM has responded by proposing a Symantec Data Loss Prevention (“DLP”)...
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Data Classification for a Government Organization in Abu Dhabi


ADACOM was assigned the incorporation of a Data Classification solution to the environment of a Government Organization in Abu Dhabi. Responding to the business needs of the customer, ADACOM suggested...
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Data Loss Prevention for major Telecom in Saudi Arabia


Adacom has been assigned a DLP project for a major telecom provider in Saudi Arabia. The scope of the project included the transfer of the existing DLP infrastructure from physical...
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Security Dashboards for major Telecom in Saudi Arabia


Given Adacom’s previous successful collaboration with major telecom provider in Saudi Arabia, the client requested the development and implementation of an application which would collect data and dashboards from various...
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