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Honeypots Reveal How Hackers Might Attack Your Business’s Cloud-Based Systems

09-Jul-2018 14:54:56 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cloud computing, cybersecurity, business, cloud, small business, hacking, hackers

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Honeypots Reveal How Hackers Might Attack Your Business’s Cloud-Based Systems

To discover the security risks that businesses might face when they use public clouds, researchers conducted an experiment using honeypots. Here is what the researchers discovered.

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Faceless Cybercriminals Aren’t the Only People Who Might Steal Your Business Data

09-Jul-2018 14:39:33 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in data breach, Disaster Recovery, firewall, breach, breaches, Data, IT Support, Backup, business, computers, protection

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Faceless Cybercriminals Aren’t the Only People Who Might Steal Your Business Data

Although most companies take measures to defend against external cyberattacks, threats from within are often overlooked. Find out how to defend your business against insider threats.

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The 5 Most Costly Types of IT-Related Cybercrimes

09-Jul-2018 14:08:22 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cybersecurity, data breach, firewall, servers, breaches, phishing, ransomware, theft, anti virus, business, cloud, computers, cyber, cyber threats, cyberattack, cybercrime, fraud, passwords, protection, security, small business, hacking, scams, hackers, computer security

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Business Email Scammers Put Behind Bars

09-Jul-2018 12:21:36 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cybersecurity, Disaster Recovery, Business operations, cyber crime, IT Support, phishing, ransomware, anti virus, business, computers, cyber, cyber attacks, cyberattack, cybercrime, email, fraud, london, office 365, security, small business

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GSuite for Business - 4 Gmail Enhancements That Can Help Your Business

28-Jun-2018 01:38:26 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cloud computing, Business operations, business, cloud, email, small business, gsuite, gmail

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4 Gmail Enhancements That Can Help Your Business

Google is totally revamping Gmail. Here are four enhancements that can help you and your employees be more secure and work more productively when using Gmail.

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How do i use One Drive?

02-May-2018 13:45:12 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cloud computing, Collaboration, Data, business, cloud, email, microsoft, onedrive, data storage, files, file sharing

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How do i use One Drive? How to Share Files and Folders in OneDrive

Many businesses use Microsoft’s free OneDrive accounts to store their data, but businesses can also use those accounts for file sharing. Learn about the two ways to share files and folders, including when to use each method.

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GDPR Deadline Is Looming

19-Apr-2018 22:18:14 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in data breach, solutions, Data, data backup, IT, IT Support, business, gdpr, IT Services, london, small business

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The date on which companies need to be in compliance with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is approaching fast. Find out when this deadline is and what it means for businesses worldwide.

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PDF Files: Handy for Businesses — and Hackers

19-Apr-2018 22:14:57 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cybersecurity, data breach, helpdesk, IT, ransomware, anti virus, Backup, business, cyber, cyberattack, cybercrime, fraud, security, hacking, hackers, pdf

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PDF files are the No. 1 type of file used in cyberattacks. Find out why hackers like to use them and how to protect your business.

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SamSam Is on the Loose and Headed for a Server Near You

19-Apr-2018 14:32:52 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in cybersecurity, Disaster Recovery, firewall, breach, data backup, helpdesk, IT, IT Support, phishing, ransomware, anti virus, business, cloud, cyber, cyber threats, cyberattack, cybercrime, IT Services, passwords, security, Server, small business, hacking, software, samsam

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In March 2018, the SamSam ransomware ravaged Atlanta’s computer systems, bringing many city services to a halt. This wasn’t the first time hackers used this ransomware to wreak havoc and it won’t be the last. Learn how SamSam differs from most other ransomware.

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How to Make Your WordPress Website Harder to Hack

19-Apr-2018 14:26:01 / by Chris Selby-Rickards posted in breach, Business operations, anti virus, business, https, security, small business, websites, hacking, wordpress, plugins, software, website, cms

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Websites built on the WordPress platform are at medium to high risk of being attacked. Find out what you can do to make your business’s WordPress website harder to hack.

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