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Spam email and why they are bad for business

We want to talk to you about spam email.

Spam emails are unsolicited messages from people or businesses offering their services. They’re junk and they clog up your inbox. You probably receive one spam email every day, if not more often.

Spam emails are annoying, aren’t they? Unfortunately, sometimes they’re more than just annoying.

Cybersecurity terminology you need to know

Do IT security terms like “phishing” and “intrusion protection” sound extremely foreign to you? If so, it’s time you familiarize yourself with these and other common cybersecurity terms. By learning these basic concepts, you’ll be more aware of the depth and scope of online dangers and, hopefully, be better prepared to deal with them.

What is VoIP – and why do you need it?

Everything you need to know about VOIP

So, what is VOIP? In this blog piece, we talk everything ‘VOIP’. What it is, what it does and why you need it! It is the future of communications – but that doesn’t mean it should be hard to understand. We’ve kept everything simple.

Use these tips to stay safe on Facebook and Twitter

Never let your guard down when you’re on social media! Malicious hackers are becoming better at stealing your personal information, so keep these reminders and tips in mind to remain safe while you’re on platforms like Facebook and Twitter. Lock screens exist for a reason Always lock all your devices as soon as you stop […]

The security of the Cloud

In the previous blog in this series, we explored what Cloud computing is, how to work out what Cloud environment you need to improve your work functions, and what the different options are when working in the Cloud.

In this, the second and last blog in the series, we will explore Cloud security, some of the ways cyber criminals may attempt to target you, and how to combat any threat.

So what is ‘The Cloud’ and why should you use it?

Why use cloud computing?

‘The Cloud’ and ‘Cloud computing’ are phrases that are probably on your radar. In fact, you may already be using The Cloud in some capacity at work or in your day-to-day life, sometimes without even realising it. But what is ‘The Cloud’ exactly, and what are the benefits of using Cloud Computing when your employees are working out of office?
Cloud Computing is the term used for a range of computer services delivered via the Internet, otherwise known as ‘The Cloud’. Before cloud computing, companies had to rely on managing their own physical hardware and software maintained in an office, The Cloud offers a modern, sleeker alternative – and it is transforming the way modern business takes place.

5 Security issues to look out for

Cybersecurity is a constant battle, but there are significant steps you can take to keep your IT defenses strong and effective, one of which is to increase your knowledge of security threats. Here are five common ways your business systems can be infiltrated. 1. You are tricked into installing malicious software There are countless ways […]

Struck by ransomware? Try out these decryptors to recover your data

There are several ransomware decryptors now, thanks to communities of white hat hackers concerned about increasing ransomware attacks worldwide. While some of these decryptors do come with a price, the rest are free or can be availed for a minimum donation. The state of ransomware in 2021 so far Businesses need to deal with ransomware […]