Welcome to the new SC Magazine UK Media Center!



Trusted by UK IT Security Professionals for over 15 Years

SC Magazine UK offers a unique combination of services for the IT Security Community, including breaking news online, informative feature articles in our print editions, live and virtual events and webcasts, live conferences and congresses around the world, the annual SC Awards Show and much more. Welcome to SC Magazine UK.

IT security professionals entrusted with protecting their company’s data have relied on SC Magazine UK for the latest news, in-depth industry analysis, and extensive product reviews. These buyers of IT security products and services depend on SC Magazine UK because it is the most comprehensive source of information focusing specifically on IT security in the UK.

SC Magazine UK continues to invest and diversify its communication vehicles and relationship with the IT security community via its daily website, quarterly print magazine, online events, face-to-face conferences, and custom content.


Lead Generation

SC Magazine UK can leverage your content – such as whitepapers, analyst reports and on-demand webcasts – and create a highly effective lead generation campaign. SC will promote these assets through various means (e.g., email, telepromotion, and on to a targeted segment of the SC Magazine UK customers. In the end, you receive just the number of highly qualified leads that you need to achieve your own sales goals – guaranteed! Order our UKMedia kit today


Digital eBook sponsorship is a convenient and effective way for your company to combine its marketing message with relevant editorial content, generating targeted leads in the process. After nearly 25 years of providing editorial insight and analysis that IT security professionals trust, SC Magazine UK is well placed to provide high quality eBook content. SC Magazine UK digital eBooks are completely vendor-agnostic and the content is gated on requiring registration to access. Each eBook contains a minimum of 6 pages of new editorial content and may also include additional and relevant material previously published by SC Magazine UK

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SC Magazine UK - Print Advertising Opportunities

SC Magazine UK is a B2B brand dedicated to individuals in the IT security market with broad-based interests in the healthcare, finance, education and government verticals. The brand content and editorial scope of the publication includes news and industry comment, in-depth articles, product reviews, industry round-ups and special features. Reach buyers of information security products and services as these key decision-makers consider what information security and compliance investments their enterprises will need for 2015. SC Magazine UK has a dedicated and knowledgeable editorial team committed to delivering top quality editorial content and product reviews. It produces 4 issues yearly with an average circulation of over 7,000 subscribers.

May 2015 Issue of SCMagazine UKMarch 2015 Issue of SCMagazine UKNovember 2014 Issue of SCMagazine UKJuly 2014 Issue of SCMagazine UKJanuary 2014 Issue of SCMagazine UK - Digital Media Advertising Opportunities


SC Magazine UK offers a variety of digital media advertising techniques for technology and information security companies to effectively market their products and services to IT industry around the world. Through banner advertisements, SC webcasts, announcements, newsletters, marketing tools like eBooks and White Papers and digital advertisements on our website, you can effectively reach your target audience.

       Banner Advertising

  • IT security buyers visit because it is the most comprehensive UK site focusing specifically on IT security. IT security pros frequently visit the site for the latest news, the most complete archive of objective product reviews and the most trusted analysis of industry issues. By advertising on, you can be sure you will be reaching interested buyers through the site they seek and trust implicitly. All of the banner advertising campaigns appearing on are dynamically delivered run-of-site (ROS).
  • also offers prestitial (welcome ad) units. This special unit has been effectively employed by our current advertisers in order to provide specific emphasis to high profile campaigns. The ad populates for 15 seconds before users reach the actual website. This is perfect for companies wishing to gain high impact on their messaging with the campaign.

       High Impact Advertisements

  • These ads are a unique way to grab a user’s attention. SC Magazine UK offers a plethora of available online digital ad spaces on our website such as expandable digital advertisements, prestitial advertisements (as mentioned above), page peel advertisements, pushdown advertisements, pre-roll video advertisements and more. These different digital options are functional as well as attention grabbing and are sure to make an impression with our dedicated audience.


  • SC Magazine UK’s longest established email newsletter SC Magazine Newswire is distributed twice weekly
  • This newsletter reaches the inboxes of 10,500+ IT security professionals each day, enabling sponsors to cost-effectively promote their marketing message. Sponsorship of SC Magazine Newswire is ideal for corporate, product and event-related advertising.


  • Via an exclusive e-mail blast, advertisers can reach out to buyers without waiting for them to find you. SC Magazine UK’s featured SC Announcements allows companies to promote their products and services to 7,000+ qualified IT security buyers. Take advantage of this unique opportunity to generate interest in your products by pairing the offer with the SC Magazine brand. Use this email to promote free trials, special offers, free downloads and new releases.


The Editorial Roundtable Series

SC Magazine UK is pleased to announce an exclusive, ongoing initiative, The SC Magazine UK Editorial Roundtable Series, at our new central London offices.

This latest thought leadership series is an ideal forum for CISOs, CTOs and other senior industry leaders to network with peers, earn CPE credits and discuss and analyse the latest insights in information security with SC Magazine UK in our executive boardroom. The Roundtables will feature a networking breakfast, followed by an invitation-only, closed-door discussion.

Our Roundtable topics include Privacy, Advanced Persistent Threats (APTs), Mobile Security, Cyber Security and more.

Attendance at each Roundtable will be limited to 15 CISO, CTO and other senior industry leaders and will be by invitation only.

Experts discuss digital service security at the SC Roundtable

SC Congress London

SC Congress London is the latest installment in our SC Congress portfolio. In its second year, SC Congress has generated enough recognition to attract cyber-security professionals from an ever-widening circle in the UK.

This year’s conference was hugely successful. In just one day, SC Congress London featured a full agenda: keynote addresses, panel sessions, CPE accreditation, countless networking opportunities and meaningful dialogues with representatives of some of the premier brands in information security today. Because SC Congress is dedicated to convening the largest cross section of cyber-security executives in the UK, SC Congress London is the only conference and expo in the portfolio to offer Full Conference Passes on a complimentary basis to qualified IT sec pros.


SC awards Europe 2015


Each year, the SC Awards Europe program benchmarks the achievements of the information security industry and acknowledges its best products, services and people. Those who sponsored the next SC Awards Europe – which was held 2 June 2015 – is the most effective vehicle to ensure your message is seen by information security professionals. A sponsorship provides exposure for your company in SC Magazine, on our website,, and through direct messaging to SC Magazine’s far-reaching targeted database of information security professionals – from technical experts to security executives.

SC Awards Europe 2015 winners announced


SC Magazine UK is an industry leader in the hosting of virtual webcasts. Webcasts provides a unique opportunity for exhibitors and attendees to meet one-on-one without having to leave the office. Visitors to the virtual trade show can chat with vendor representatives via IM, download product information and listen to vendor webinars. Sponsorship can include a vendor-led webcast and attendee lists. Our ongoing roster of online events are specifically designed to keep our readers on the ball and “in-the-know” and meeting all the people they need to know.




 SC Magazine UK is proud to announce the launch of a new digital advertising initiative:

TECHSCAPE Custom Content Program

TECHSCAPE will provide advertisers with a unique digital marketing opportunity to develop sponsored custom content, including articles and posts, which SC Magazine UK will optimize digitally for enhanced audience engagement.


  • Advertisers will have the opportunity to amplify thought leadership along-side your brand messaging – on specific cyber security issues of your choice  – to your target audience of IT security business decision-makers and professionals, delivered exclusively through SC Magazine UK.
  • This digital initiative will complement your current brand messaging in a custom and unique way that will define it within the marketplace.
  • TECHSCAPE will leverage the halo effect of SC Magazine UK as a leading authority on the latest analyses and solutions mitigating risk and safeguarding intellectual property.
  • Industry data indicates that custom content programs enjoy higher levels of engagement and interaction. Like any advertising solution offered by SC Magazine UK, the TECHSCAPE initiative will deliver a significant ROI for your advertising investment.

What platforms will TECHSCAPE operate on?

  • The program will launch on our digital platform and can be extended to others as your custom program requires.

How does TECHSCAPE Work?

  • The editorial team and sales team at SC Magazine UK will work with advertisers to create a custom marketing program that will run alongside your standard brand advertising program.
  • Our teams will consult with you to ensure that your objectives are met and your content reaches your target audience.
  • Your custom content will be showcased as TECHSCAPE, Powered by [Your Brand].

What does TECHSCAPE mean for your brand?

  • TECHSCAPE aligns your brand with the latest thought leadership on a topic critical to your business and your marketing needs to create a complete and defined brand initiative.
  • This customized digital marketing initiative will result in more exposure and further brand development.

What’s the investment level for TECHSCAPE?

  • Because this is a custom program, SC Magazine UK will work with you to devise the best possible return on your ad spend for the best price.


See how TECHSCAPE can power your brand today:


Licensing & Reprints

A company purchasing a reprint from SC Magazine UK may include its company logo and contact details on it, while SC produces the reprint. There are many different licensing options which include hard copy reprints, electronic marketing and web licenses, marketing collateral licenses, trade show packages and more, all of which are designed to further help vendors reach their target audiences.

Created with high standards and renowned throughout the industry, SC Magazine UK articles can be reprinted, at a competitive rate, in their original form or customized to meet your specific marketing requirements. Companies can choose between hard copies and electronic PDFs for a unique and cost-effective way to market your company, its services and solutions. SC Magazine UK purchased articles can be used in handouts, media kits, digital media campaigns, direct mailings and in corporate displays.

Contact Us Today!

Contact our marketing consultants who can shape just the right program for your goals and budget that will ensure the best ROI.

Dennis Koster, Account Director
+1 646 638 6019

Martin Hallett, UK Accounts Director
+44 (0) 78 8005 4997

David Steifman, VP, Publisher
+1 646 638 6008

SC Europe Awards Sponsorship
Mike Alessie, Event Sales Director
+1 646 638 6002

Licensing and Reprints
Dennis Koster, Account Director
Contact for SC Magazine logo usage, purchasing reprints- (post being published) and global marketing rights.
+1 646 638 6019