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Does your business need an upgrade?

Typically, these were the ones that had already got a robust IT infrastructure in place for their people to work anywhere, at any time, on any device. Productivity and profits can and should be improved when your business prioritises its technology.

Could I crack your staff’s passwords?

But those tend to be the ones that some staff hate the most. Because they’re difficult to type in if you don’t use a password manager. The thing is – a weak password leaves your business wide open to hackers. They can crack short obvious passwords using brute force,...

Is it worth fixing?

However. Sometimes, when it comes to business devices, it’s actually better to replace rather than repair. The real trick is knowing which is the best option for you. Now and again, what can seem like a device on its last legs can be resolved with a little care and...

March Technology Insider Newsletter

Hello and welcome to the latest edition of our monthly Technology Insider newsletter. And I’ll start with an apology, for introducing a bit of jargon to you. Smishing is the text message version of phishing. What’s phishing again? It’s where criminals send you an...

Which of these phishing scams have you heard of?

It’s where criminals send you an email, pretending to be someone else (like your bank), to try to get sensitive information from you.  But what about vishing? And smishing? And whaling? These are all forms of phishing designed to steal your information, and ultimately...

Repair or replace?

It’s always tempting to hold back on purchasing new IT equipment. Yet it can sometimes cost you more if you hang onto equipment for too long. Did you know that if a device is more than 3 years old it’s actually cheaper to buy a new one? A 5 year old PC could cost...

Did you hear what they’re doing now?

But how much have we all changed in less than 12 months? It’s remarkable really isn’t it, just how adaptive we can be. Sadly though, the same goes for cyber criminals. While we’ve all been relocating staff to home offices, and working out how to keep our businesses...

Do NOT heed this warning

Because a pop-up like this is very likely to be fake. Meaning it’s going to try to download malicious software onto your computer.  You and your team all know not to click pop-ups. Right?  In case you’re unsure: NEVER CLICK ON A POP-UP.  There.  If you or someone on...

Did you hear what they’re doing now?

But how much have we all changed in less than 12 months? It’s remarkable really isn’t it, just how adaptive we can be.  Sadly though, the same goes for cyber criminals.  While we’ve all been relocating staff to home offices, and working out how to keep our businesses...

Refresh – Insider Threat Dangers

The year 2020 witnessed an unprecedented onslaught of cybersecurity threats across the world as the global workforce underwent a forced transition to remote working. However, not all cybersecurity threats come from the outside 

Take these 3 steps to protect your data from Covid-19 scams

From using scary subject lines to adopting faux official letterhead, bad actors are scrambling to use the climate of fear and disruption caused by COVID-19 to their advantage.  Disasters, emergencies, and global pandemics provide a target-rich environment for...

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