Windows 10 Vulnerability Allows Hijack, Even When Locked!

Is your computer and Network Security up to scratch? Regardless of whether the device has been locked, a recent vulnerability in Windows 10 has given hijackers an easy route to taking over – simply by using the digital assistant, Cortana, to execute commands. If you’re running Windows 10, you may want your IT Support personnel to tighten up the… Continue reading Windows 10 Vulnerability Allows Hijack, Even When Locked!

 

Why You Should Be Using A VPN

Even with GDPR tightening the reins on personal data collecting and processing, you still have to ask yourself how much of your personal life is transmitted over the internet almost passively. If you want to take your online privacy to the next level, you should consider using a virtual private network (VPN), which gives you… Continue reading Why You Should Be Using A VPN

 

Are You Using Encryption?

If you’re not utilising any encryption procedures in your overall network security, can your internet connection be tapped like a telephone line? In a nutshell (although it’s never that simple); Yes! If you’re using a wireless network to connect to the internet and browse or perform any other daily tasks, other devices in the vicinity that… Continue reading Are You Using Encryption?

 

Have You Planned For GDPR?

Have you started planning for GDPR? It is coming sooner than you think. Our IT Support services include all the necessary security updates, threat detection and response and encryption procedures so that you don’t have to worry about it! What is GDPR? GDPR, the General Data Protection Regulation is an EU regulation that aims to harmonise the… Continue reading Have You Planned For GDPR?

 

What Is The Cost Of IT Downtime?

Even as technology continues to grow and improve at an impressive rate, the risk of downtime and outages is still a major fear for businesses, particularly small and medium sized (SMBs). This is because IT downtime can potentially result in severe impacts to both reputation and finances. It’s because of the severity of the impacts… Continue reading What Is The Cost Of IT Downtime?

 

What Is The Cloud?

So what exactly is “the cloud”?. When something is stored in the cloud, it essentially means it’s stored on internet servers instead of on your computer. It’s like having an extra hard drive—one that you can access anywhere and anytime you’re connected to the internet. In the past, you only had a home computer and… Continue reading What Is The Cloud?