KEEPING YOUR DATA SECURE WHEN WORKING REMOTELY

With many of us now working from home, making video conference calls, uploading documents and conducting business online, how can firms ensure that their data and systems are secure? UPDATE YOUR NETWORK SECURITY While this should be done regularly, making sure your devices are completely up-to-date with the most recent security patches and upgrades can[…]

PHISHING – TAKE CARE AND BE AWARE

The phrase ‘phishing’ is an analogy of an angler throwing out a baited hook in the hope that you will bite! Disguised as an important email from a colleague, friend, or business, phishing is becoming more sophisticated and appears to be the on rise throughout the Coronavirus pandemic. According to cybersecurity company KnowBe4, Coronavirus-related phishing[…]

KEEP SAFE FROM MALWARE ATTACKS

Recent industry reports from cyber security firms such as McAfee and Kaspersky Lab have identified that mobile malware attacks are becoming increasingly widespread and more sophisticated.   Most business professionals use smartphones these days. These devices are basically small computers and can be infected with malware in a similar way to a PC – usually[…]