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Keep up-to-date with the latest trends, hints and tips on cloud-based security

Guide to Shopping Safely Online

Date: Oct 11, 2017

Category:Training

Shopping online can be fun and convenient but are you doing all you can to keep yourself and your family safe on the internet? Do you know how to keep your credit card secure whilst shopping online? Is your card […]

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Deloitte hacked by stealing admin password

Date: Oct 2, 2017

Category:IT Security

It was revealed last week that Deloitte was hit by a major cyber attack that compromised its email system and certain client records. The attack was achieved by knowing the password of a single system administrator. With that simple piece […]

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How to choose the right MFA solution

Date: Sep 20, 2017

Category:IT Security

Choosing any technology solution is never easy. Every organisation is unique, so careful consideration must be given to ensure that the solution fits the problem. And when it comes to protecting your organisation’s data and staying compliant, you can’t take any chances. That’s […]

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GDPR Readiness Checklist

Date: Sep 19, 2017

Category:Compliance

What should you focus on to meet the new GDPR? We have all heard the scare stories predicting the financial meltdown GDPR poses in penalties, but how much do you really know about the GDPR? What is required? And where to […]

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Implications of the Equifax Data Breach

Date: Sep 11, 2017

Category:Training

Credit-reporting company Equifax Inc. disclosed last Thursday that cyber criminals had gained access to some of its systems, compromising the personal data of up to 44 million British consumers. The information commissioner has said that it is investigating how the hack on […]

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Rampant Password Theft and Data Breaches

Date: Aug 25, 2017

Category:IT Security

Businesses rely on third party web-based applications, remote devices and APIs now more than ever. When users are working across numerous devices and locations, how can you be sure that your organisation’s data is safe? The likelihood that a data […]

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Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2017

Date: Jul 26, 2017

Category:IT Security

Businesses increasingly see Cyber Security as an important issue The Department for Culture, Media and Sport (DCMS) commissioned 2017 survey, again highlights that virtually all UK businesses covered by the survey are exposed to cyber security risks. Since 2016, the […]

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Passwords Fail to Protect Sensitive Data

Date: Jul 24, 2017

Category:IT Security

How Multi-factor Authentication can save the day We have relied on passwords as a security measure for decades, however data breaches via this authentication method continue to plague organisations across the globe. Multi-factor authentication (MFA) lowers the risk of unauthorised […]

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Cyber-Attacks on UK Firms Jump 52% in Q2

Date: Jul 12, 2017

Category:IT Security

Phil Muncaster UK / EMEA News Reporter , Infosecurity Magazine UK firms were hit by a 52% increase in cyber-attacks in Q2 compared to the first three months of the year, with corporate databases increasingly targeted, according to the latest […]

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Who falls prey to cyber attacks? It’s not who you think…

Date: Jun 28, 2017

Category:IT Security

Think of an identity theft victim and a few stereotypes probably come to mind, however a new study* reveals that the majority of victims are anything but stereotypical. It turns out, people who self-identified as “tech savvy” were 18 percent […]

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