6 Ways to Protect Yourself Online

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It’s difficult today to avoid scare stores about viruses, ID theft, ransomware and other online problems. People are worried about Online Security, particularly the theft of their financial information. They don’t want to sit down at their online banking app and find a zero balance in their accounts because their banking details have been stolen. […]

What Is a Digital Footprint and Why Is It Important?

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It is impossible to use the Internet, even for the most rudimentary of activities like e-mail without leaving traces, “Digital Footprints”. Much larger footprints are left when using other online services like social media and web browsing. Whether you intentionally share information or not, it is being collected and examined by others. It is becoming […]

5 Things in Artificial Intelligence You Must Know to Protect Your Business

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Artificial Intelligence (“AI”) is gradually moving to the forefront of IT application areas as new and innovative business application areas open up. However, all is not plain sailing with Ai. Many individuals distrust it, and distrust businesses using it. The issue with AI is that it can be used for automated decision making without humans […]

Is Quantum Computing Really a Cybersecurity Threat?

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One of the lesser-known, but potentially major IT developments recently has been the rise of quantum computing.  Many commentators are looking at it as a potential aid to cybersecurity, while at the same time it poses new threats. Before delving too deeply into quantum computing and cybersecurity, consider a definition of quantum computing. Quantum Computing […]

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 […]

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 […]