Of the tiny number of criminals that are caught, a tiny number go to prison.
Despite a 90% conviction rate last year, cyber criminals in the UK largely avoided prison time. In fact, of all the crooks found guilty of computer misuse, only 16% were handed an immediate custodial sentence.Read More »
Plus more security flaws in other stuff – of course…Read More »
Save money, and simplify your phone system.
Following the successful relaunch of our managed IT services, we are now looking to expand our range of services, offering even more business benefits and value to our customers. One of the new services we’ll be bringing in is managed telephony. But what is managed telephony, and why might you want it?Read More »
Getting a clear picture of your IT can help your business.
It’s easy to take your network for granted. You connect new computers, switches, servers and other devices to it, and expect it to work. A lot of the time, that’s exactly what happens – but not always. Sometimes, it has a hissy fit and refuses to play ball, resulting in slow speeds, unreliable performance or even complete loss of connectivity. This is when a managed network service can be a godsend.Read More »
Stolen data is sold all the time online.
Imagine you’re a hacker and you’ve stolen a huge list of names and credit card numbers from one of your victims. You don’t want to commit financial fraud yourself, but you still want to make a profit. So you decide to sell the data. But you can’t exactly take a hard drive full of credit card details and account logins into your local pawn shop, so what do you do?
You sell it on the dark web.Read More »
A phone is a phone is a phone
If you’re lucky enough to be able to choose your own work phone or if you’re buying for someone else in your organisation, then you’ll no doubt want to know which is the best phone for business. But the truth is it barely matters, and it’s likely the one you already own is more than good enough.Read More »
Believing in the wrong things could be putting your business in harm’s way.
In the era of fake news and fake fake news, it’s never been more important to tackle myths and misinformation. That includes in the field of cyber security, where bad advice can have real, detrimental consequences for businesses.
Here are just seven cyber security myths that we think need to be debunked. We've also put together a handy infographic summarising this article – just scroll to the bottom of this post to view and download it.Read More »