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The latest security news, Microsoft patch update bulletins and advice from the UKFast cyber security experts.

How Secure Is Your Cloud?

4.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

As more and more businesses migrate from on-premise to cloud hosting, and with GDPR legislation now in place, it’s important that cloud users are able to store their data as securely as possible. In a recent webinar, experts in cybersecurity and cloud hosting discussed the most prominent threats to cloud, and provided valuable advice on how these can be minimised. So, how do you keep your cloud and your business as safe as possible? Here are our four favourite questions and answers from the webinar. Is cloud hosting safer than on-premise? In a word: Yes. Hosting companies have access to…

What Happens When Trello Goes Wrong?

2.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Turn on the news and you’ll see the return of a familiar theme. They’re all over the papers and on every news feed. In fact, you can’t go anywhere in 2018 without hearing about them. Data breaches. The UN has…

Blackmail Emails: Top Tips to Stay Secure

1.10.2018 by Jenn Granger

Welcome to the beginning of Cybersecurity Month! As the temperature drops and we all huddle up with our laptops, let’s get to grips with the latest cybersecurity scares that are sweeping the nation and discover the top ways to stop…

Cybersecurity: Top Tips from a Business Leader

25.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

It only takes one hacker a single hour to bring your business down. Recent stats reveal that 64% of businesses consider a lack of budget to be a barrier to further IT adoption. But with cybersecurity threats always imminent, how…

DDoSX®: Crucial Updates to Our Service

24.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

How much do you value your business? In a cyber-world where Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks are at a record high, with attacks increasing by 91% in 2017, protecting your business empire is key. Our DDoSX® service detects and…

Five Tips to a Secure Employee Culture

21.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

At UKFast, we know that every single person across the business is a fundamental part of what makes us, us. Chances are, the business wouldn’t survive without these incredible individuals putting in the work, day in, day out - and…

Seven Ways to Secure Your IoT Devices

20.9.2018 by Jenn Granger

The Internet of Things (IoT) has subtly crept into our daily lives over recent years – studies show that many of us aren’t even aware we’re using IoT devices! IoT includes anything that connects to a network. That means your…

L1 Terminal Fault: Everything You Need To Know

16.8.2018 by Jenn Granger

Imagine this: You’re at a hotel for a conference. You check into a room at the front desk. You’re given a room number and a tab to go with it – great! You go to dinner and enjoy a delicious…

Is your website secure? Google will be the judge

27.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

When browsing the internet, how often do you check the security of the website you are using? Submitting your information to an insecure website, or sometimes just clicking on one, increases the risk of your data being compromised by a…

GDPR Breaches – How to Keep Them at Bay

16.7.2018 by Jenn Granger

Since 25th May 2018, there have been 205 reported GDPR breaches registered with the Data Protection Commissioner (DPC). But that’s only a third of all breaches that have occurred since the GDPR deadline – 918 breaches in total – which…