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Hedgehog Security

Hedgehog Security is Manchester's premier Penetration Testing and Security Consulting firm.

Our goal is to help Identify and Prevent "Cyber" and Information Security risks and threats, so you can Relax and get on with your job.

Operating from Spinningfields, in the heart of the commercial district of Manchester, we are able to access the world quickly and efficiently.

A word from our clients

“Peter is an excellent CISO. He is very knowledgeable in all areas of his field, he deals with all problems in a very logical and professional manner. I would recommend the vCISO program to anyone who doesnt need a full time CISO.”

- Security Manager, Deloitt

Penetration Test

A Penetration Test is a simulation of an attacker. We simulate attacking your digital, physical and human systems to identify security holes.

Virtual CISO

The Hedgehog Security Virtual CISO service allows your organisation to benefit from our Information Security, Legal and Compliance experts.


Hedgehog Security's Phishing simulator is one of the best in the industry. A must have for businesses of all sizes.

Cyber Essentials

Cyber Essentials is part of the UK’s National Cyber Security Programme. The Cyber Essentials scheme aims to encourage UK businesses of any size to take steps towards achieving a baseline of cyber security.

Hedgehog Security Blog Roll

Interesting Scam

Every morning my first job of the day over a nice cup of coldbrew coffee is to go through the emails received over night. Occasionally I find a gem in the midst of the noise received from the internets. This morning I received something interesting to the security operations mailbox.
Posted on 2016-10-04 05:58:08 by Peter

Olympic Doping Hack

The World Anti-Doping Agency (WADA) has reported that Russian hackers have leaked athletes confidential medical records. The records include the results of all athletes drug tests.
Posted on 2016-09-20 11:23:33 by Sophie Fulton

Another mass password disclosure

6.6 million passwords in the clear are exposed.
Posted on 2016-09-15 05:48:01 by Peter

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