How Should Startups Get Their Business Succeed in Security

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One of the effects of the pandemic has been a marked increase in the number of small startup businesses often operated from home.  They are sometimes called “Small Office, Home Office” or SOHO businesses, and need a simple computing infrastructure. The work from home environment is becoming increasingly common. Small startups use their own SOHO […]

How Ignoring Security Risks Leave the Largest Impact on a Business

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IT security is firmly at the forefront of the Head of IT’s mind.  Hardly a day goes by without a story in the media about data theft, ransomware, or a security exploit. The FBI estimate that malware exploits and general IT-related thefts are significantly on the increase. They attribute it to the increasing use of […]

How to Stop DDoS Attacks Without Damaging Your Own Network

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Online Security is much on the mind of an IT Head nowadays. Malware attacks are increasing in frequency and ferocity. According to the FBI, Ransomware is one of the fastest-growing global industries, and DDoS attacks are often a precursor to a targeted theft of information. There are Online Security software and appliances that can protect […]

Can Mobile Applications Exploit your Online Presence

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More and more people are using remote services to access corporate and Internet-based services from a remote PC at home, or increasingly from portable smart devices like lap[tops, phones and tablets while on the move.  The trend arises from the increasing numbers of home-based and remote mobile workers needing to contact head office and the […]

6 Security Risks You Should Watch in Remote Desktop Connections

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The worldwide move to remote working has brought online security concerns to the fore when considering how to secure corporate information held on remote devices. A significant concern is that carriers transfer data over an infrastructure beyond the control of the company.  Responsibility for online security, and ensuring that only authorised users have access to […]

Is Your Cyber Security Funding Enough?

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The whole Cyber Security world lies heavy on the mind of the head of IT.  Every day brings news of new exploits by hackers, and the board are continually seeking assurances that the company has sufficient protection against digital threats.   In larger organisations, cybersecurity has become a pillar of the corporate governance strategy. There may […]

Why Regular IT Vulnerability Testing is Important

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Network Security is a vital part of the Network Security operation within the IT Security environment. In recent times, malware and other network attacks have increased in frequency and sophistication. In parallel, digital migration has increasingly opened up network access to remote users, both internal and external to the organisation. In the past, IT Security […]

Why Developers Need to be Well Informed About Cyber Security

Why Developers Need to be Well Informed About Cyber Security

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One of the most critical thoughts in a CIO’s mind these days is Cyber Security. Hardly a day goes by without the media setting out how a major organisation has been hacked, it’s website compromised or information stolen. There are many ways that a corporate network can be secured by using hardware and software solutions. […]