Blog Posts

Cybersecurity in 2019 - are you the weakest link?

How is the cybersecurity threat environment set to evolve in 2019 and beyond? What are the key issues on which security professionals will need to focus? And what steps must...

13 Feb 2019

Press release: Baffin Bay Networks Expands into the US with Acquisition of Loryka

Stockholm, January 31 2019 – Baffin Bay Networks, the cloud-native cyber security experts, today announces the acquisition of US data security business Loryka, which focuses on botnet and...

31 Jan 2019

Press release: Baffin Bay Networks appoints Steve Smith as Sales Director EMEA

Baffin Bay Networks today announced that Steve Smith has been appointed Sales Director EMEA.

After nearly 2 years at Imperva, Steve will take up his new role from January 2019.

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15 Jan 2019

Press release: Justin Shattuck Joins Baffin Bay Networks as Director Threat Research

Baffin Bay Networks today strengthened its team of cyber security experts with the appointment of Justin Shattuck, former Principal Threat Researcher at F5 Labs.

Justin has been a threat hunter...

11 Jan 2019

Forgotten assets?

It would seem reasonable to assume that the average enterprise has well defined security procedures – everything from ensuring that the proper endpoint solutions are in place, to having a...

11 Dec 2018

Baffin Bay Networks supports the Paris Call for Trust & Security in Cyberspace

On November 12th, the French government issued the “Paris Call for Trust and Security in Cyberspace”, which aims to set standards for “cyberweapons” and the use of the Internet. The...

22 Nov 2018

Accelerating in Europe: New Markets and EIT Digital Challenge

Over the last couple of months Baffin Bay Networks has been growing outside of Sweden, entering into new markets and expanding our partner network. We’re excited about welcoming new members...

05 Nov 2018

Is Your Website Ready for Black Friday?

With systems and staff being pushed to the upper ends and the sales rolling in, many retailers may find that this “best day ever” is also the time they are...

30 Oct 2018

What Your Network Says About You: Reducing Risk by Being a Harder Target

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month, both in the EU and the United States! ‘Cyber Security’ is a very, very broad topic with many complex sub (and sub sub) categories. Since...

03 Oct 2018

​Increased Risk of Cyber Attacks During the Swedish Election

With less than two weeks to the Swedish general election, the risk of foreign forces aiming to influence the outcome is higher than ever. The Swedish Security Service (SÄPO) and...

27 Aug 2018

Top 4 Trends at Black Hat USA 2018

We recently attended the security conference Black Hat in Las Vegas. Now that the jetlag has worn off, it’s time to share some thoughts. James Tucker, our Director of System...

20 Aug 2018

Pressrelease: Cybersecurity startup Baffin Bay Networks set for international expansion with $6.4 million investment

  • Series A led by EQT Ventures
  • Baffin Bay Networks to invest in R&D and grow sales operations internationally
  • Cybersecurity platform with advanced machine learning components

Swedish cybersecurity startup...

27 Jun 2018

Terabit Nightmares Keeping You Awake? Sleep Easy!

The tech news lately has been a bit grim. In one week, we saw both a 1.35Tbps attack against GitHub, followed shortly by a whopping 1.7 Tbps attack against a...

14 Mar 2018

Development Update - 3 New Features in Riverview

Hopefully, you’ve either participated in one of our webinars, or have seen the videos on Youtube. If not, you can go watch them now, I’ll wait here.

The thing that...

22 Feb 2018

ADB.Miner - What's Up With All This Traffic on Port 5555?

Over the past week, there have been several articles about a new, rapidly growing botnet called ADB.Miner. The first public mention of it seems to be in this blog post...

07 Feb 2018

Alarms Overload - Are You Suffering from Alarm Fatigue?

When you work in security for long enough, you get used to being tagged as ‘paranoid’ by non security people. Locking your computer when you walk away, even at home....

06 Feb 2018

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks Appoints Henrik Eriksson as Senior Advisor

Baffin Bay Networks, a Swedish cyber security startup based in Stockholm, today announced the appointment of Henrik Eriksson as Senior Advisor, with focus on Go-To-Market strategy and execution.

“I’m thrilled to...

22 Jan 2018

Pressrelease: ELASTX selects Baffin Bay Networks as their DDoS Protection and Threat Intelligence platform

Baffin Bay Networks, a Swedish security start-up based in Stockholm, has been selected by ELASTX as a provider for cloud-based security services. The Baffin Bay Networks Threat protection platform will...

17 Jan 2018

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks Appoints Stefan Lindeberg as New Chairman of the Board

Baffin Bay Networks, a Swedish cyber security startup based in Stockholm, today announced the appointment of Stefan Lindeberg as new Chairman of the Board. Stefan joined the company as Senior...

07 Jan 2018

6 Minutes a Day to Keep Up to Date with Security

Were you the last person to hear about the recent Apple root access issue? As I sit here writing this, every possible news outlet is talking about it. My feeds...

06 Dec 2017

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks Enters Strategic Partnership with SecureLink Sweden

Baffin Bay Networks, a Swedish security startup based in Stockholm, today announced the formation of a strategic partnership with SecureLink Sweden, a provider of Cyber Security Solutions. With this partnership,...

27 Nov 2017

5 Ways to Prepare Your Website for High Traffic

In my previous blog post I talked about Black Friday and Cyber Monday, and how times of high traffic are also the time your internet facing assets are at the...

16 Nov 2017

Good or bad DDoS? - Telling Friends from Foes

Its fall again in Stockholm. The leaves are falling off the trees, I’ve dug in the far back of the closet for the really big winter coats, and swapped to...

06 Nov 2017

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks Continues Its Global Expansion Through Platform Equinix

Baffin Bay Networks, a Global provider of Cloud-Based Cyber Security Services, announced today continued global expansion through Equinix International Business Exchange™ (IBX®) data centres.

Baffin Bay Networks is a Swedish...

17 Oct 2017

The Value of Bringing Your Own Intelligence

In cyber security, Intelligence is king. Intel about known-malicious files, intel about the reputation of this IP block or that specific IP address, or some other URL. Security vendors pride...

12 Oct 2017

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks Signs Advanced IP as A Reselling Partner

Advanced IP Becomes a Strategic Swedish Partner to Deliver Cloud-Based Cyber Security Services from Baffin Bay Networks.

Baffin Bay Networks, a Global provider of Cloud-Based Cyber Security Services, today announces...

12 Sep 2017

Pressrelease: Baffin Bay Networks successfully closes seed-round, appoints two experienced industry figures to Baffin Bay Networks Board

Baffin Bay Networks has successfully closed its seed-round, attracting capital that will enable the company to continue the development of its globally distributed Threat Protection Centers.

“The total amount of...

17 May 2017