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Cryptojacking Attacks: What You Need To Know

14.5.2018 by Jenn Granger

Cybercriminals are in the money right now. According to VentureBeat.com, cybercrime generates $1.5tn every year, with ransomware attacks contributing $1bn to that figure. Cybercriminals now earn 15% more than those in traditional crime. And now there is a new contender. Find out all about cryptojacking. * Over the past year, cryptocurrency has been hitting the headlines hard. Those who invested just £10 in Bitcoin in 2010 could now be worth £1.6 million today, which is absolutely mindboggling. It’s no wonder people can be scared of this vast new market and its massive fluctuations. Cybercriminals are now exploiting this goldmine. So…

GDPR & Your Cybersecurity – Why It Matters

27.4.2018 by Jenn Granger

The 25th May is getting closer. Are you ready for the GDPR deadline? Our GDPR Unlocked event on 2nd and 3rd May (London and Manchester) is open to all businesses across the UK. Throughout both mornings, industry experts will be…

What Can You Do To Plug The IT Skills Shortage Gap?

26.3.2018 by Jenn Granger

A growing business is a booming business. You’ve got new team members, plans for a bigger office space and the figures keep getting better. Add that to a positive, can-do attitude and you’ve got yourself a winner! With your business…

Fix Your PC Leaks: Our Experts Share Their Best Tips

19.3.2018 by Jenn Granger

2017 takes the trophy for the largest number of data breaches ever. While 2016 held the record with 82,000 breaches, 2017 far surpassed it with 160,000 – that’s a rise of 78,000! However this number is likely to be much…

How To Switch Your SSL Systems And Stay Secure

19.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

Secure websites are something we all take for granted. We can browse, click and buy almost everything and anything – from the kitchen sink to a brand new speedboat – online at any time. But this could all change with…

What to expect from DDoS attacks in 2018

16.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

Your site is up and running – brilliant! The products are flying off your metaphorical shelves and the revenue is coming in, but suddenly things take a turn for the worse. Why has your site just crashed? DDoS attacks are…

Secure Your Business for Safer Internet Day

6.2.2018 by Jenn Granger

  The internet’s landscape is forever changing: there over 1.8 billion websites out there in the ether with this number growing every day. While it may seem baffling that babies born in the year 2000 are now fully-formed voting adults…

Stuck in a Loop of Cyber Blunders? Get Our Top Tech Tips

2.2.2018 by Al McCloud

Groundhog Day has come a long way from the pagan rituals and small pudgy rodents: if you didn’t go into work today armed with your best Bill Murray impression, who even are you? It’s on 2nd February we have a…

Cybersecurity Fines Will Soon Go From Thousands To Millions

26.1.2018 by Al McCloud

Carphone Warehouse has been issued a £4,000 penalty from the ICO. After GDPR, that could be a measly fee.  Are you at the top of your security game? Let’s pretend that you’re an awful, cavalier business owner who doesn’t care…

How Wireless Routers Were Hacked into a DDoS Army

17.1.2018 by Al McCloud

What the Huawei HG532 router teaches us about IoT security. Arguably the first ‘Internet of Things’ device was created back in 1991 at the University of Cambridge. It was called the ‘Trojan Room coffee pot’ – it was a camera,…