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Why do cybercriminals target vulnerabilities?

It is crucial that businesses – as well as their development teams – understand the potential cost of the dormant vulnerabilities in their IT environment.We all know many enterprises are

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A guide to cyber attacks: Malware – Part 1

As part of a three part guide on cyber attacks, we begin by exploring existing types of malware.Malware, short for malicious software, refers to any malicious coding that can infiltrate

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The Dangers Of A False Sense Of Security

Consumers trust and expect businesses to keep their personal data safe. They take it for granted that organisations, especially large ones, have the resources to deliver business resilience; with the

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A guide to cyber attacks: Malware – Part 1

As part of a three part guide on cyber attacks, we begin by exploring existing types of malware.  It’s important to know what kind of malware you are dealing with

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Isolated Recovery – Your Golden Ticket for Combatting Ransomware

By Bill Tolson, Vice President at  Archive360, Numerous organizations are currently reevaluating their data protection and security strategies given the number of ransomware attacks and security breaches that have continued

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Ransomware is a big problem, but it’s also a big opportunity for MSPs to educate clients

While large-scale attacks such as WannaCry make headlines, ransomware attacks are just as likely to happen among small businesses as they are large enterprises. According to Datto’s 2017 Ransomware Report, an estimated

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The anatomy of fake news: Rise of the bots

Spreading misinformation has become a mainstream topic to the extent that even the term ‘Twitter bot’ is a well-recognised term establishing itself into the modern lexicon. Whilst the term is

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Why Everyone’s Thinking About Ransomware The Wrong Way

It’s become a fact of life that hackers might lock down your computer, blocking access to your most valuable data, and vowing to free it only if you pay up.

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Cyber Risk = Business Risk. Time for the Business-Aligned CISO

Data breaches, ransomware and other cyber attacks causing massive reputation issues (Equifax), knocking down merger prices (Yahoo!) or interrupting operations on a global scale (the NotPetya virus victims), have elevated

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How To Survive A Ransomware Attack — And Not Get Hit Again

Made famous by the WannaCry attack that hit the NHS in 2017, ransomware is still hitting business.  According to security research firm Symantec, infections have steadily increased every year since