Tips to keep your business data safe

Losing or compromising data can be disastrous for your business. It can lead to reputational damage, costly lawsuits, and termination of contracts, among others. And because threats to data security are always present online, it’s important to implement tough security measures that will keep your business data safe 24/7. Here are some tried-and-tested methods to […]

The hows of watering hole attack prevention

There are millions of malware in existence, with new ones being developed by the minute. This is terrible news for anyone who stores personal information online — which is basically everyone in the world today. Learn how you can avoid being a victim of a watering hole attack, one of the most common ways cybercriminals […]

Defend your business from these 5 types of hackers

“Know thine enemy” — it means to get to know them and their motives. In this blog, we take a close look at the five types of dangerous hackers, what their motives are, and how they operate. Script kiddies In terms of skill, script kiddies (or skids, for short) are at the bottom of the […]

What your IT provider SHOULD be doing – The future of IT is now

In the first blog of the series, we explored the problems with existing methods of IT support and how it rarely brings the positive changes that it should do. We also briefly explored what good strategically aligned, modern IT support is capable of.

Traditional IT support usually consists of a small team of tech-savvy individuals with very little people skills that wait on hand for you to have a problem or outage.

What your IT provider SHOULD be doing – Traditional IT support is no longer good enough

The evolution of technology over the last two decades or so has been extraordinary. This evolution has opened new doors as to what is possible with the help of technology, and that is no different in the world of business.

Tech is now right at the very forefront of business operations across the globe.

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.

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.