Security

What Should You Do if You are the Victim of a Phishing Attack?

August 9, 2019
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Whether in their personal lives or in their business, people try to minimize the risk of cyber-attacks. We put in anti-virus software and maintain secure passwords. We set up processes to limit risk, and we train employees on how to avoid creating gaps that hackers can exploit. Unfortunately, hackers are working as hard and fast […]

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6 Digital Practices That Leave You Vulnerable Online

August 4, 2019
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The world of Internet is growing bigger and better today. At a point where it has given us so much and made us open to the global world today, it has also pushed the attackers, phishers, scammers, and hackers to steal our personal information and use it for their gains.  Do you know the hackers […]

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4 Most Dangerous Types of Cyber Attacks

August 1, 2019
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Companies of all sizes are, and will continue to be, the targets of cyber attacks. Hackers themselves are becoming more sophisticated, and attacks are getting more difficult to identify and stop. SMBs are particularly vulnerable to these attacks, and a large portion of them end up closing their doors within 6 months of an attack […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Hi-Tech Home Security Camera Systems

July 22, 2019
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Navigating the sea of today’s hi-tech home security camera systems can seem daunting if you’ve never braved these waters. With new models and features coming out every year, the smart home security market has skyrocketed to become a multi-million dollar industry. Just those facts alone can alarm the common consumer just thinking about all of […]

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7 Cybersecurity Tips for Your Business

July 16, 2019
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Small business owners are wrong to assume that cybercriminals will not attack them due to the trivial nature of their operations. The mindset that there is not much available to steal is common with most modern business operators. It is a mindset that is not only incorrect but also out of sync with recommended cybersecurity […]

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Protect Your Cloud Data through Cloud Encryption

June 4, 2019
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Cloud storage is basically uploading files to an online storage service. The advantage of doing this is that it allows you to access the files you have uploaded from any smart device from anywhere around the world. These days, cloud computing and cloud storage have become a normal type of technology that you hardly give […]

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5 Must-Have Security Apps

May 7, 2019
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Cybersecurity and privacy are the defining tech issues of 2019. With ransomware, phishing, data leaks, and election interference dominating the news, online security is on all our radars. Despite the online dangers, there is good news. These days, you don’t need expert knowledge to protect yourself against the most common cyber threats. Personal cybersecurity is […]

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Home Security Systems vs. Smart Home Systems

April 30, 2019
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Home automation and home security systems are the most effective means to safeguard your family and valuables. However, you need to know the pros, cons and the cost of the two options so that you can make the best decision. With the help of this guide, you will be able to evaluate the essential factors […]

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The 21 Biggest Data Breaches Of The 21st Century [Infographic]

March 18, 2019
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Impoverished software and weak passwords can trigger cyberattacks. Cybercrime is a real threat for big corporations and small businesses as well. With the increasing popularity of mobile devices,  it’s not just desktops and laptops that are affected. By working with professionals, we can conduct regular risk assessments to ensure vulnerabilities are addressed as they arise. It’s also […]

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Is Your Company Data Safe?

March 12, 2019
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According to the Ponemon Institute, the average cost of a data breach in the United States is approximately more than $7 million, while the EU has recently introduced GDPR legislation that can charge a company with a $4 million fine for holding EU citizens’ data. A data breach can therefore not only impact your reputation […]

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What is a DNS leak, and how can you stop it?

March 4, 2019
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Your browsing history says a lot about you, from your favourite TV shows to the shopping outlets you visit most. So it may come as no surprise to learn that this information is valuable and can be sold by your Internet Service Provider (ISP) to advertisers. Many people are unaware of this snooping and think […]

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5 Reasons To Install A Professional Home Security System

February 25, 2019
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There’s no such thing as a criminal-proof neighborhood. In the United States, 3.7 million homes are broken into every year. No matter how safe you think your street is, it’s important to take proper measures to add security to your home. You work hard to keep your home nice and afford your valuables. Don’t risk […]

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Cloud Computing & Server Security: What You Need To Know

February 6, 2019
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Cloud Options Actually Provide Better Security Many businesses have a misconception that security isn’t as effective through cloud computing options as it is through an internally managed server array. It turns out this isn’t the case, and there are a few reasons why. It’s easier to manage and monitor applications, data is more effectively secured, […]

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New Tech Features Still Require Security Measures

February 1, 2019
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It is safe to say that the technology industry is exploding faster than any other. It seems like every week we read articles about the latest and greatest gadgets that are replacing devices that were already thought were pretty amazing. From smartphones and tablets to voice-assisted tech and more, this is a great time to […]

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Cybersecurity Trends in 2019

January 23, 2019
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Photo credit: Daniel Korpai Cybersecurity is of major importance to the government, citizens, and businesses in the United States and around the world. While Homeland Security works to discover and enforce ways to make cyber activity safe, we are a long way from being there. Computer security divisions around the world face similar problems. Malware […]

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Corporate Cybersecurity: Is your business data secure?

January 22, 2019
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Business data was never this vulnerable to threats and that is why its security is essential. Having Cybersecurity in place is now one of the core challenges that businesses face to operate efficiently, involving responsibility to protect the customer data. Cybersecurity demands an organisation to go beyond the basic IT hygiene and stay abreast to […]

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Running a Business in London? Find out if you are meeting National cyber security standards

January 21, 2019
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The minimum cyber security requirements for London businesses: As a bare minimum – London businesses require the assistance of qualified personnel who are skilled in all aspects of cyber security compliance and are accredited with Cyber Essentials Plus certification. This ensures you can trust that your managed IT service provider is equipped to support your […]

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Is Your Company Educated on Email Best Practices?

January 20, 2019
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Business email compromise is a form of cyberattack in which malicious parties utilize email as a tool to appeal to internet users’ emotions, and get unsuspecting web surfers to read an email, click on a link, and even enter personal or corporate information on a (unbeknownst to them) malicious website. This type of hacking is […]

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4 Best Ways to Make Sure Your Documents Are Secure

January 4, 2019
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As security becomes more and more of any important issue, it’s up to you as a business to make sure that you are keeping your files safe. Not only is it essential that you don’t lost any valuable information as a company, but a hack can cause irrecoverable damage to the relationship you have built […]

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Skills for the Modern Age: 5 Crucial Cyber-Security Essentials

January 2, 2019
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Cybersecurity is becoming a critical issue in the world of technology. An IT professional cannot afford to ignore this field that is very dynamic and changes by the day.  For you to be competent and provide effective security to your company’s data you should be familiar with these cybersecurity details: 1. Types of malware There […]

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7 ways to secure your cPanel from hackers (Part 2)

October 22, 2018
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In our last article we read about some of the vital ways to protect your cPanel against sharp hackers. In this concluding part we will know about a few other ways to strengthen the security of your cPanel. The best thing is that you don’t need extensive technical knowledge for the same. Besides, we have […]

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WordPress Security – How to Improve Yours

October 18, 2018
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WordPress is currently the most popular CMS in the world with a market share at the end of 2017 of 60%.  Part of the reason for this is the ease at which you can create a site with the numerous options available to you. Security, however, is a different proposition. Many businesses feel they have […]

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How You Can Keep Your Company’s Documents Secure and Increase Customer Trust

October 10, 2018
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Helping your customers to feel secure working with you can be one of the most difficult problems you can face as a business. If most of your clients deal with you online, then this can be especially true as information is traded and stolen more easily. Customers like to feel as though they are working […]

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PureVPN Review 2018

August 31, 2018
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The Hong Kong-based VPN giant, PureVPN, is regarded as the best VPN for a couple of years now. That is largely attributed to the face that the VPN service has delivered users with the best unblocking, file-sharing and streaming experience. PureVPN boasts a global network of 2000+ servers, 300,000+ IPs based in 180+ locations. With […]

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