All posts by: Stewart Boutcher

About Stewart Boutcher
12th Dec 2023

UK businesses see highest level of ransomware attacks

The UK reached its highest level of ransomware attacks in 2022 according to figures available from the Information Commission’s Office – at 34% of all reported cybercrime.

Criminals compromised data on potentially more than 5.3 million people from over 700 organisations according to the Data security incident trends report released by the ICO, covering the period up to Q3 2023.

Cyber Security, Industry Insight
28th Jun 2022

Systemic change is radically transforming the future of FinTech

Systemic change is radically transforming the future of FinTech as delegates at the inaugural Future of Payments Conference hosted by FinTech North in Manchester discovered.

During the conference, which was held in partnership with Discover Global Network and Bruntwood Sci-Tech, delegates heard from Barry James that the West is taking two to five years minimum to match what’s going on in China with cBDC (Central Bank Digital Currency).

Industry Insight
23rd Mar 2021

Our top tips on how to deal with cookie tracking changes

Google’s cookie tracking changes – the digital giant is planning to make third party cookies obsolete in its Chrome browser by 2022 – has significant impact for marketers but all is not lost.
If you only use cookies to track your customer visitor behaviour, preferences and basic demographics while they’re on your website, you’re unlikely to be seriously impacted by the removal of third party cookies, expected to take place by the end of 2022.

Digital Marketing
10th May 2019

Half of Your Clicks Could be Bots

Anyone working in digital marketing knows that click bots are one of the biggest issues facing the industry when it comes to lost revenue. We have been developing Veracity, our bot defence platform, for a few years now. It began as a tool to help digital marketing agencies (and ourselves – a team of marketers, […]

Ad Fraud Prevention, Digital Marketing
26th Apr 2019

The bots are coming: follow up

To those of you who managed to make it along to our Leeds Digital Festival event – the bots are coming – on Wednesday, April 24th, thank you!

We appreciate your support and interest and hope that this follow on blog will be useful for you to get some of the detail you may have missed in the heat of the presentation.

Ad Fraud Prevention

Award-winning malicious bot protection.

Cyber Award Winner 2021

AI-Enabled Data Solution of the Year – DataIQ Awards 2023 Finalist

Tech Innovation of the Year Winner – Leeds Digital Festival Awards

Cyber Security Company of the Year – UK Business Tech Awards 2023 Finalist

Best Use of AI – Tech Awards 2023 – Highly Commended

UK’s Most Innovative Cyber SME 2024 –
Runner Up