Bot malware is a growing security threat

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If we talk about ‘bots’ you’d be forgiven for thinking of the amazing AI chatbots that have been all over the news lately. But this isn’t a good news story. Bots are just automated programs, and bot malware is a worrying new security risk you need to defend your business against. Malware bots are particularly […]

Don’t forget your phone when you think about cyber security

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Our phones are a goldmine of private information. Just think of all the financial details, personal messages, banking apps, photos and contact information that live behind that little glass screen. And if your team use phones for work, they’ll often have access straight into company systems – email, contact lists, network access, file systems. So if […]

Cyber attacks are getting bigger and smarter. Are you vulnerable?

Have you ever tried to buy tickets for a huge event and found that the seller’s website has collapsed under the weight of thousands of people all trying to do the same thing at the same time? The ticket site falls over – usually temporarily – because the server is overloaded with traffic it doesn’t have […]

Is your security focusing on the right things?

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To protect your home from an intruder you make sure your doors and windows are all locked and secured. You might go further: build a fence around the perimeter, perhaps even get an angry-looking dog to stand guard. But there’s no point going to all that effort if someone’s already broken in and set up […]

Why Your Antivirus and Firewall Are NOT Cybersecurity Protections

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Your business needs more than a firewall and antivirus in your cybersecurity plan to protect it. Unfortunately, most people fall into three categories of incorrect thinking: My IT guy has it covered An attack won’t happen to me I’ve done enough because I have basic protections in place The unfortunate truth is that attacks WILL […]

Online Security Tips Companies Should Be Teaching Their Employees

Every single employee at your company can be a cyber security risk if they aren’t trained properly. Learn online security tips all your employees should know. Cyber security is crucial for small businesses. According to statistics, one in five small businesses will be hacked at some point and of those, 60 percent will go out of […]

11 Practical Tips to Identify and Prevent Phishing Scams

Phishing scams are among the most common cyber threats. Learn fifteen practical tips to identify and prevent phishing scams today. If not, we have come up with the top 11 ways to identify phishing scams and to protect your information. Keep reading below to see how to prevent phishing with our top 11 tips.  What […]