Facebook Privacy Concerns? 10 Tips To Limit Your Exposure.

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Mar 22
Facebook Privacy Concerns? This last week has been troubling for Facebook and eye-opening for their customers as the scandal around privacy of information deepens.  Let’s face facts, we all know that websites harvest our data to market products and services at us, however, should we expect that this data is

Spear Phishing – Big Phish, Small Pond.

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Mar 14
Spear Phishing Big Phish, Small Pond Phishing attacks have become increasing common in the UK.  A recent report found that over one third (36%) of all UK businesses had suffered a phishing attack in 2017, with an estimated one-in-twenty organisations suffering from data loss as a result of an attack.

What Does GDPR Mean For Senior Management?

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Jan 10
What Does GDPR Mean For Senior Management? The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a set of regulations designed to protect the data of people living in the EU. These regulations will change how businesses can collect, process, store, and share the data of their customers. Businesses must comply with

Why Insider Threat Is A Big Risk To Your Business

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Dec 20
Insider Threat When most business owners think about cyber security, they tend to focus on the threat posed by malicious hackers who are external to the business.  They are usually worried about a hacker launching a ransomware, malware or denial-of-service attack on their business. In reality, the largest cyber security

How Does GDPR Affect Human Resources?

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Dec 15
How Does GDPR Affect HR ?   The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is a set of rules that defines how businesses should collect, store, and process the data of EU citizens. It is designed to protect the data of people living in the EU and gives them more control

How Will General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Affect Your Business?

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Nov 17
How Will General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) Affect Your Business?   On the 25th of May, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) will come into effect. It is a set of regulations designed to protect the data of people living within the European Union. It compels businesses to safeguard

How To Spot A Phishing Email

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Oct 23
How To Spot A Phishing Email Phishing is the sending of fraudulent emails designed to trick a person into divulging some personal or confidential information.  Cyber criminals use phishing to obtain user passwords, personal information, credit card details, and other confidential information. Phishing is also the number one delivery mechanism

What is Social Engineering?

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Oct 04
Most people assume that hacking always involves the use of complicated programs that attack computer networks.  In reality, most successful hacks involve some level of human interaction. Hackers often attempt to trick a person into breaking normal security procedures, compromising the integrity of a personal computer or computer network.  They

IT Security Training For Retail Staff

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Sep 25
IT Security Training For Retail Staff The retail sector has changed significantly in the past few years.  Retailers now have a much greater exposure to information technology and are often involved with cutting edge technologies. It is common for a retail store to have a large online presence including a

Protecting Your Business With Information Security Training

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Sep 14
The advent of the internet has dramatically increased the amount of information and data that businesses are handling.  Many enterprises now find themselves dealing with large databases stored on sophisticated computer networks and cloud services.  In many cases, it is a significant change for businesses that were using paper files

VPN – The Light At The End Of The Tunnel

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Aug 29
Maintaining a high level of cyber security has become an important part of running a successful business.  Having strong cyber security policies and information security awareness is required to protect your intellectual property and client data from malicious hackers. One of the most effective methods for improving information security is

Small Phish, Big Pond.

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Aug 15
Phishing is now THE most common tool used by cyber criminals and is something we prioritise in any cyber security awareness campaign. If you have just emerged from a cryogenically frozen state, and are blissfully unaware of phishing, here is a brief overview… The attacker creates an email full of

Passwords. Don’t Use Your Imagination!

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Aug 07
Infosec awareness begins with knowing how to create strong passwords.  So what is considered a strong password and how can you remember it?  This guide will provide the answers, helping you to improve your cyber security! What is the ideal password? When asked to change their password most people agonise

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