IT Security

Study Finds an Organisation’s Greatest Security Risk isn’t Who You’d Expect

Study Finds an Organisation’s Greatest Security Risk isn’t Who You’d Expect

The more users on your network, the more risk that user error could create a costly mistake for your infrastructure. While untrained employees could certainly ignore security policies, the greatest risk to your organisation is an unexpected one. Research has proven that your company’s CEO, as well as other C-suite employees, hold one of the greatest risks for your business’ security.

How Regularly Decluttering Your Tech Can Improve IT Security

How Regularly Decluttering Your Tech Can Improve IT Security

Do you remember the day that you purchased your current workstation? Maybe it was last week, last month, last year, or several years ago. At one point, it was pristine, untouched by the demands of the workday, but those days have long since passed. Over time, your computer collects all sorts of stuff on it, from unnecessary files to outdated, unused software.

How Social Media Can Leave Your Business Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks

How Social Media Can Leave Your Business Vulnerable to Cyber Attacks

Social media is a great way for organizations to share information about their products and services, but while it’s great for those who want to reach a new audience, it’s also exposing you to another audience that you may not want to be familiar with: hackers. Believe it or not, there are hackers who are trying to take advantage of the personal information you share on your social media accounts.

6 Types of Incidents and Disasters BDR Protects Against

6 Types of Incidents and Disasters BDR Protects Against

There’s no way to predict the future, and Murphy’s Law tells us that anything that can go wrong will go wrong.  If you don’t have a well-thought out recovery plan, your company’s data is teetering on the edge of a cliff without a safety net. Here are some of the scenarios where BDR proves to be most helpful:

Botnets are becoming a huge issue for SME IT security

Botnets are becoming a huge issue for SME IT security

Botnets are proving to be a difficult hurdle for security professionals, and it’s easy to understand why. Distributed Denial of Service attacks that can knock down servers or services, as well as hordes of remote-controlled zombie computers, are two of the most dangerous ways that hackers use botnets to serve their purposes. What can you do to protect your business from botnets?