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Decision-makers should take cybersecurity seriously!

I have conversations with the decision-makers in businesses and organisations on a daily basis around the subject of cybersecurity. Read more

Are members of your team working remotely?

Are you getting the most from your team when they’re working remotely? The rise of the remote workforce has been happening for years and this month’s guide takes a closer look. Read more

Are you saving your passwords to Chrome?

Saving passwords to Chrome may be quick and simple, but is the right thing to do? We all know that remembering passwords is the bane of our internet lives. Security experts, such as IT Managed Services Providers, along with IT security companies repeatedly state how passwords are typically the weakest link in any business security model. Photographic memory aside, human beings struggle to hold multiple unique passwords in their heads. Therefore, anything which provides a short cut is deemed welcome. Read more

Cyber threats you need to know about!

It probably comes as no surprise to read that cyber threats are a topic that’s not going away any time soon. Read more

Cyber security in the supply chain…

A recent Microsoft security survey confirms what we all thought: Cyber-Security in the “Supply Chain” is a big issue! Read more

Received an extortion email? What should you do?

Extortion emails are, unfortunately, more commonplace than you may think. Read more

Five terrifying password security stats!

Yes, we’re talking about password security again. Why? Because huge data breaches continue to happen. Every. Single. Day. This month’s guide will quickly give you pause for thought when it comes to protecting your business with regards to passwords. Read more

Why security awareness training is a must!

Want to know why security awareness training should be part of your IT security policy?

Any well-adjusted business in 2019 knows all about cyber-crime. It knows about the risks posed and how important it is to have a coherent IT security strategy in place. This is so that if or when something bad happens, they are ready and able to execute their business continuity plan. Read more

Are you prepared for the 2020 problem?

In January 2020 Microsoft is ending the life of some of its most popular products, including Office 2010, Windows 7, and selected business server software. That presents businesses everywhere with several very worrying problems: Read more

What actually is a password manager?

Like most of us, juggling 25 unique 18 character passwords in our heads is a big ask. And then remembering which one works with which account can be frustrating, let alone if you are forced to change one. The modern approach is to use a password manager. Read more