Cyber Security

Why free VPNs should be avoided

Why should free VPNs be avoided? In an article by Warwick Ashford, Senior Analyst of Computer Weekly he reports that almost a third (30%) of the world’s top virtual private network (VPN) providers are secretly...

New guidance on video conferencing for remote working

The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) has published guidance for organisations on using video conferencing technology. Download the NCSC Video Conferencing Guidelines here. This Guidance is aimed at IT and security professionals and focused on...

Home working: preparing your organisation and staff

There are now thousands of people working from home.  In a recent article published by the NCSC on preparing your organisation and staff for home working, they also advise on spotting coronavirus (COVID-19) scam emails....

Ensure staff working from home on their own devices have encryption on them

Many companies allowing staff to work from home do not have the resources to buy them new computers.  For this reason, many staff are using their own laptops and computers however, the majority of these...

Small Business Guide To Cyber Security

Check out our small business guide to cyber security below.  At this time of the year, there are millions of transactions being carried out daily by small businesses. The need to be ever more vigilant...

Joining the dots to create an effective IT Management Plan

For many companies, their IT Management Plan is either non-existent or disjointed. From cyber security to managed print services there is a need for communication to ensure everyone knows the plan and what they should...

Why leading financial firm Baker Tilly chose Cryoserver email archiving

When Baker Tilly, renowned international accountancy and advisory firm, experienced poor customer service and rising archiving costs from their previous email archiving solution provider they shopped around. Having to comply within a highly regulated industry meant...

Continuity planning and cyber security training for schools

Continuity planning and cyber security for schools In a recent article in UKAuthority on an audit carried out by The National Cyber Security Centre (NCSC) and the London Grid for Learning (LGfL), on 432 schools...

What is a cyber security plan?

One of the questions we get asked regularly by new clients is "what is a cyber security plan?"  It is, quite simply, a plan looking at people, processes, and technology within your company. Forming part...

Laptop encryption for businesses £65 per year

According to research over 50% of laptops do not have encryption which means your data is vulnerable.  Regardless of the size of your business, if you store business information on a laptop you really need...