Ransomware attack on Ireland’s health service demonstrates importance of right data protection

The ransomware attack that had a catastrophic impact on the Republic of Ireland’s health service this week is a stark reminder of how vulnerable all organisations are to cyber-criminals.

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DfE insists schools prove ransomware protection

The Department for Education has urged schools to confirm they have ramped up protection for their systems and data following a new round of targeted ransomware attacks. 

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Xero Data Backup

Why your accountancy firm needs Xero data backup

Ignoring the need for a third-party backup is a major gamble. Xero’s own Services Agreement states: “You must maintain copies of all data inputted into the service. Xero expressly excludes liability for any loss of data no matter how caused.”
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Survey on risk of data loss and cybercrime

Wondering how best to fend off new cyber threats? Curious about what your peers are doing?

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Name that strain. Ransomware on the rise.

A well known threat to all organisations, ransomware is still on the rise. Cyber-criminals are even working out how to beat your ransomware protection solutions.

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Marriott faces data breach fallout

The Marriott hotel group has announced that it has fallen victim to one of the largest data breaches in history as data was stolen over the course of 4 years.

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Is Ransomware Still Something That Organisations Fear?

Ransomware is malicious software that infects a computer, network or data. A computer will either be locked or have the data encrypted, held hostage, …

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Mid-year Cyber-security Breach Review

Cyber-security and cyber-crime have been major talking points in recent years, with breaches and hacks affecting some of the largest companies and put…

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Cyber-crime Court To Be Set Up In London

As cyber-crime continues to grow as a threat to organisations of all sizes, it has been announced that London will host a specialised,flagship cyber-c…

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Banks Begin Backing Themselves Against Disaster

The banking and finance industries are synonymous with security especially when it comes to technical aspects of service including the growing use of …

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Liberty At Risk After Major Breach

South African Insurance firm Liberty have suffered amajor data breachwith the potential to put client and customer data at risk. There is little infor…

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WannaCry A Year On

Ransomware attacks took up many headlines throughout 2016 and 2017 as their quantity and effect became widespre

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