Category: Network Security

Blocked & Blackmailed

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Ransomware is one of the biggest menaces on the internet, it’s a fast-ubiquitous security threat, knowing how cybercriminals are threatening security is the first step to securing your information. So, how is this stunt preformed?   Ransomware is computer malware that installs itself on a victim’s computer via a link, downloading a PDF or a… continue reading »

Businesses Beware As Cyber Crime Hits Epidemic Proportions

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Cyber-crime experts are teaming up with the FBI and the National Crime Agency to crack down on a new malicious software virus such as Gameover, Zeus, or P2PZeus and ransomware CryptoLocker. This software has the ability to capture your passwords, remove money from your bank accounts and steal your personal information for ransom e.g. personal photos, messages and any other incriminating information you wouldn’t want to go public. There is also the possibility of accessing your webcam to spy on you as well.

Top 10 Reasons a Company Doesn’t Need our IT Security Services

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The top 10 reasons a company doesn’t need our IT security services are: 1. Your organization does not use any Microsoft, Adobe, Linux, Oracle, Novell, IBM, Google, Apple, or other business-critical infrastructure 2. You thrive on the endless spontaneity that comes from poor visibility into vulnerabilities 3. You don’t lose sleep on Patch Tuesdays 4. Your business… continue reading »

Wireless Networks & Networking Security

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Networking and wireless networks are an important part of business and personal electronic computing solutions nowadays and because of this, more and more people are putting in more hours to research, and corporate companies are funding such initiatives in a scale never seen before. The act of being able to share information between computers without… continue reading »

58% Of Businesses Expect An IT Security Breach in the Next 12 Months

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A recent government survey of over 500 small businesses covering London and Surrey regions revealed that 58% of company owners expect a security breach in t heir IT system in the next year. 24% of those surveyed had already been subjected to a security breach and this is worrying as there are many IT &… continue reading »

You Do Not Need To Pay For IT

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IT Support has never been such a minefield. With new technologies always entering the marketplace it is now possible to have a corporate-standard IT system without having the financial headache of purchasing a server or even software such as Microsoft Office. For one small monthly payment, companies with 1-50 users can have their whole IT… continue reading »