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29-Jun-2020 11:42:12

5 Best Practices for Better Password Management

Passwords are often seen as an annoyance, especially when we're prompted to change them every few months. However, your password can be the one thing keeping your data sa...
18-Jun-2020 17:57:31

Phishing Attacks Impersonating 'Note to Self' Emails

Phishing emails have been around for years, and most of us think we've got the knack for spotting spam/phishing emails, but over the past few years cybercriminals have up...
04-Jun-2020 16:44:18

Phishing Attacks Impersonating IT Support

There have been reports of a phishing attack impersonating IT staff that aims to target VPN users. The email appears to send the user to a VPN configuration page for home...
28-May-2020 15:03:11

Cyberattacks During the Pandemic: How to Protect your Data

Keeping your data secure can be difficult, especially with the rise of targeted phishing campaigns, and now due to the pandemic, security officials in the UK and USA have...
27-Apr-2020 11:57:27

Top 5 Security Issues Companies Face in 2020

Security issues can affect any organisation, whether you're a non-profit, SMB or large enterprise. Everyday there is a new security issue and making sure your organisatio...
30-Mar-2020 09:56:44

Coronavirus: Technology and Productivity Tips While Working From Home

As the spread of COVID-19 (Coronavirus) continues and we are now being enforced to stay at home, has your business thought about the steps you need to take to be able to ...
26-Mar-2020 11:55:23

Be Cautious of Covid-19 Phishing Attacks

Amid the panic and anxiety that COVID-19 is bringing to the world, cybercriminals are seeing this as a perfect opportunity to strike while your guard is down.
19-Feb-2020 15:22:33

Why Should You Care About Dark Web Monitoring?

Data breaches are becoming more frequent every year, with UK businesses enduring an attack every minute in 2019, so if something could help you prevent a data breach happ...
13-Feb-2020 17:04:30

What CyberSecurity Threats Should Your Business Look Out For in 2020?

Cybercriminals are finding new ways to infiltrate and access our data every day. We’ve put together the top 3 cybersecurity threats you should be focusing on in 2020 as t...
05-Feb-2020 16:46:16

How to Tell Which Department is the Weak Link in Your IT Security Strategy

Your security strategy should cover all areas of your business, including your employees and each department. Do you know which departments would be a higher risk to your...
06-Nov-2019 15:28:18

What is Whaling Phishing?

[Updated April 2020] Whaling is another form of phishing that often targets senior management – it’s a type of social engineering that chooses a ‘High Level Target’ and a...
30-Oct-2019 10:58:20

Cyber Security Starter Guide for SMBs

Keeping your business secure can seem like a daunting task for small businesses, which is why we’ve put together this quick and simple guide to help you begin securing an...
09-Oct-2019 10:46:58

What is Cyber Crime?

Cybercrime is "one of the fastest growing criminal activities across the world, and can affect both individuals and businesses," according to the Bedfordshire Police.
31-Jul-2019 11:15:04

Cyber Security for SMEs in 2019: The Ultimate Guide

The ability to harness enterprise data and use AI to support decision-making processes is a necessity for modern businesses. Organisations must function productively, saf...
17-Jul-2019 11:09:25

What is Phishing?

Phishing is defined as, ‘the fraudulent practice of sending emails claiming to be from reputable companies in order to induce individuals to reveal personal information, ...
10-Jul-2019 11:08:11

Why should you protect your business against cybercrime?

Cybercrime is increasing in popularity every day – according to Symantec’s Internet Security Threat Report, web attacks are up by 56%. How we manage our data as a busines...
19-Jun-2019 10:30:00

Understanding Common Cyber Threats

Cybercrime is an umbrella term for a variety of criminal activity that occurs online. Ever since 2017, when cybercrime was no longer a rare, unspoken occurrence in the bu...
05-Jun-2019 10:34:30

Top 5 Security Issues Companies Face in 2019

Taking your business into the digital realm can sometimes present you with a real paradox: so many risks on one hand, but so many vital opportunities on the other.
22-May-2019 11:09:00

Windows 7: The risks of not upgrading

With less than a year left before Microsoft ends their support of Windows 7, it’s time to decide what you want to do next. If you choose not to upgrade to Windows 10, you...
08-May-2019 11:11:00

Is My Mobile Phone Secure?

In simpler times, a mobile phone did what it said on the tin: make calls without being hooked up to a cable – if you were lucky enough to get a good signal. The modern mo...

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