We look at the Chancellor’s latest statement.Read More »
Greater performance awaits...
The latest versions of Opera 3 SQL SE and Opera 3 have been released. Both contain performance enhancements, as well as new features.Read More »
National Cyber Security Centre handles over 1,100 attacks in two years, while cybersecurity skills gap grows.
If you were ever in any doubt about the fine work that the good people at the National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) do, then data coming from the government agency’s second annual review should leave you under no illusions as to its importanceRead More »
Following a few basic rules can make all the difference.
We’ve written before about how important it is for business owners to know about defamation, slander and libel. But it’s not the only aspect of media law they need to consider, now they’re all able to publish content on their websites and social media. Just as importantly, businesses should also know a bit about copyright – including the potential consequences of infringement.Read More »
If it says 'changeme', please take the hint.
The importance of strong passwords should be obvious, yet when it comes to IT hardware an alarming number of people never bother to set a password at all. Instead, they stick with the default password and happily go about using their equipment – completely oblivious to the danger of their inaction.Read More »
How to promote teamwork with the right software.
There are all sorts of benefits to collaborative working. Helping those within a business to better recognise and work towards shared goals, collaborative working can bring more ideas and expertise to the table when resolving problems, as well as solving those problems quicker and more efficiently.Read More »
It would be hard to think of a more famous tweeter in the world right now than Donald Trump. The US president is, shall we say, candid on the social networking platform, having offended a great many people during his time on Twitter. Of course, Trump has managed to offend people elsewhere too, but it’s on Twitter where his particular points of view have been writ large.Read More »
Who's up for saving the planet?
Classified ads site Craigslist is known the world over as a place to advertise goods and services to sell to others. You’ll find anything on there if you look hard enough. New homeowners can fill their bare new abode, keen sports fans can purchase memorabilia and equipment, and job-hunters might even be able to find a new career.Read More »
As Bupa gets a hefty fine for the actions of a rogue employee, we look at how the biggest security threat may be from within.
Not a week seems to pass without a business being targeted by hackers – often criminal gangs located in foreign countries. But almost as often, the threat is closer to home. In fact, in many cases, it could be sitting right next to you, in your own office, drinking the same coffee, attending the meetings. Known as insider threat, it’s a danger that around 74% of businesses in the UK face, and one that healthcare firm Bupa will now be painfully aware of.Read More »