If you received an email from your manager asking you to pay £10,000 into a bank account urgently, would you do it? You might be surprised to hear that some people do. This type of scam is known as CEO fraud or CEO impersonation and it’s the topic for today’s blog.
In this blog we’re going to talk about what the best telephone system is for your business. IT and Telecoms The technology behind telephone systems has changed alot since I first came into the IT industry. The IT system and the telephone system used to be two different systems – provided and supported by two […]
What do you think is the biggest technology threat to your business? The answer is ransomware. In this blog, I will explain exactly what ransomware is, why you should be concerned and what you can do to protect yourself and your business. NHS Ransomware Attack Ransomware hit national headlines in the UK in 2017, when […]
In this blog, I am going to introduce you to two concepts. Those are backup and and a term called business continuity. As a business owner, it’s really important that you know what these two terms are and how important they are to your business.
In one of my previous blogs we talked about phishing attacks; what they were and how you can protect yourself against them. In this blog, we’re going to delve a little bit deeper and talk about how hackers use phishing attacks to steal your money. Phishing is easy Cyber criminals love to hack into email? […]
Buying a computer for your firm can be a tricky business. There are so many confusing technical specifications available, where do you start? In this blog, we’re going to look at what type of computer you should be using in your business. To help you understand the different components inside of a PC, we’re going […]
When we talk about Cyber Security, we always talk about it in a business context. But what about you as an individual? What about your family? Cyber Security applies to you too. In this blog, I am going to introduce you to my 3-step process for securing you and your family.
According to a survey, last year alone 94% of businesses reported that it had experienced a phishing attack. Add to this that phishing attacks are one of the favourite routes into your business for a cyber-criminal. The majority of ransomware attacks start with a successful phishing attack.
Back in September of 2019, Microsoft released a new product called Windows Virtual Desktop. In my opinion, Windows Virtual Desktop will be the product that most businesses will use in the next few years. I think it will have a similar adoption rate as Office 365. But what is a Windows Virtual Desktop (or WVD […]
There is a question that I get asked a lot by customers, especially when they’re looking to refresh their IT systems – do we need a Server in the office? It is 2020 after-all. Have we got to the point where everything can be cloud-based? Before we get into the nitty-gritty of whether we need […]