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Category: Online security

Reassure your customers that you take Cyber security seriously

We recently passed the Cyber Essentials Audit, which is a UK Government Scheme that describes key controls for keeping information secure, including: – Internet connection security – Security of devices and software – Control of access to data and services – Protection from viruses and other malware – Keeping devices and software up to date      …Continue Reading »


Keep safe from viruses

A new way to keep your business safe from viruses

Our recent agreement with Panda Security should help React customers sleep easier at night… As the recent outbreaks of damaging malware such as WannaCry have shown, computer viruses are becoming increasingly common and the damage they can cause far more severe. We are aware that we need to do all we can to keep our      …Continue Reading »


Cyber-aware

Why it’s crucial your employees are cyber-aware and well-trained

You only have to conduct a quick search of the internet to find plenty of evidence about why it’s crucial employees are aware of the cyber threats out there. Human error the most common cause of a security breach Having staff who are well-informed about cyber security and who act accordingly can be the difference      …Continue Reading »


Spear phishing

The danger of spear phishing and how to protect your business from it

A rise in spear phishing attacks means businesses need to be aware of the potential threats facing them. Such is the ever-changing nature of the cyber security landscape that new types of threats are evolving all the time. Some of these threats may involve clever technology while others demonstrate a growing sophistication in the way criminals      …Continue Reading »


VLAN

Would your business benefit from a VLAN?

Increasingly, businesses we work with are adopting a virtual local area network (VLAN) to improve the speed of their networks and to boost security. A VLAN uses software to manage the data traffic on a network and to prioritise one set of data over another. Prioritise traffic on your network An analogy I find helpful      …Continue Reading »