16 Sep 2020

Learn more about ransomware and how to protect against ransomware attacks in Data Protection 101, our series on the fundamentals of information security. A DEFINITION OF RANSOMWARE Ransomware is a form of malware that encrypts files on an infected device and holds them hostage until the user pays a ransom to the malware operators. Millions of dollars have been extorted through rans...

12 Aug 2019

it-support
WHY IT SUPPORT IS IMPORTANT So why would you invest in technology, without hiring a professional IT support team? Businesses today need technology. This means they also need professional IT support. It is an essential role in any organisation, big or small. This article will show you just how important professional IT support really is. FOUR REASONS IT SUPPORT IS SO IMPORTANT Here ...

12 Jun 2019

cyber security
The threat of cybercrime to businesses is rising fast. According to one estimate, by McAfee, the damages associated with cybercrime now stands at over $400 billion, up from $250 billion two years ago, with the costs incurred by UK business also running in the billions. In a bid to stave off e-criminals, organisations are increasingly investing in ramping up their digital frontiers and se...

12 Jun 2019

cybersecurity
Cybersecurity is the practice of protecting systems, networks, and programs from digital attacks. These cyberattacks are usually aimed at accessing, changing, or destroying sensitive information; extorting money from users; or interrupting normal business processes. Implementing effective cybersecurity measures is particularly challenging today because there are more devices than peop...