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Get the latest updates, insight, top tips and expert advice  in the cybersecurity world. Working with our sister cybersecurity company Secarma, UKFast works to innovate super-secure products and services to protect your business. Read our range of security blogs, from our ‘top tips to fight the ransomware threat’ to ‘what is SIEM software?’.

5 GDPR Employee Training Tips You Should Know

18.6.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Under the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR), businesses must ensure ongoing GDPR employee training and awareness to reduce the risk of a data breach. Insecure data and non-compliance leads to hefty fines, reputational damage and financial loss. But how do you best train your staff on how to securely handle data and what to do in the event of a breach? Our brand new, handy GDPR Employee Training whitepaper answers all this and more. Here are five key tips from the whitepaper to help you on your way. 64% of data breaches are a result of human error Employee awareness…

This Week’s Top 4 Cybersecurity Headlines

7.6.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Basic cybersecurity issues are NCSC’s top challenge The CEO of the National Cyber Security Centre, Ciaran Martin, says improving weak cybersecurity in businesses is a priority for the agency. Focussing on practical support and making the internet and technology safer…

Six FREE Resources to Bolster Your Security

28.5.2019 by Charlotte Greene

It can be a daunting task to bring your cybersecurity knowledge and measures up to speed. With cybercriminals targeting businesses of all sizes, and from all angles, it’s easy to feel like you’re behind before you’ve even begun. But fear…

Does GDPR Still Apply to Your Business?

16.5.2019 by Charlotte Greene

On Wednesday 22nd May, our GDPR:One Year On webinar gives you the chance to get the latest insight from data specialists. So, sign up now to watch live and put your questions to our expert panel! Can you believe it’s…

Intel MDS Vulnerability Threatening Processors

15.5.2019 by Charlotte Greene

What is the vulnerability? Security researchers at Intel and in the wider tech industry have found a new species of vulnerability in Intel chips. Collectively called Microarchitectural Data Sampling (MDS), the vulnerability is a sub-class of previously disclosed speculative execution…

Get Your Free Ticket for UNLOCKED 2019 Now!

9.5.2019 by Charlotte Greene

After its huge success in 2018, the UK’s most influential cybersecurity roadshow – Unlocked – is returning this summer to Manchester and London! Reserve your free place now > Did you know that four in ten of all UK businesses…

Phishing: How to not get hooked by hackers

8.5.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Phishing is an attempt to obtain sensitive information by pretending to be a trustworthy source via electronic communication. Social engineering attacks are increasing in sophistication and prevalence. 156 million phishing emails are sent out every day. And of the businesses…

Three Ways to Avoid Cryptolocker Malware

30.4.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Cryptolocker is a Trojan horse malware threat that has gained notoriety over the last few years, after it was first used to maliciously attack Windows devices in 2013. But how does this attack work and what could it mean for…

Expert View: April’s Cyber-Threat Landscape

29.4.2019 by Charlotte Greene

What are the most prevalent  cyber-threats right now?  And what are the latest security product updates from UKFast?  Find out the latest insight and advice from UKFast security expert, Sean.  The most common cyber-threats targeting businesses right now Phishing: The…

Cybersecurity: What is UKFast Threat Monitoring?

24.4.2019 by Charlotte Greene

Get up to £10,000 towards your cybersecurity, including UKFast Threat Monitoring, today. Apply for UKFast’s BASEfund Today we’re delving into the world of UKFast Threat Monitoring. We’re getting to the bottom of this fantastic cybersecurity service and explaining exactly how…