The Industries Most Exposed to Cyber-attacks

An overwhelming number of businesses today are at threat of cybersecurity attacks and data breaches. More industries than ever before are also suffering from dangerous phishing attacks with around 86% of businesses being targeted by this kind of cyber threat. Phishing is a very simple way of targeting a business – often via a simple…

Privacy Trends: Why Privacy Matters In 2021

The primary trend for 2021 and beyond will see privacy as a marketing tactic – and that is a pretty good trend on all counts. More customers are becoming aware of the effect their data privacy will have on their day-to-day. And will begin to look for alternatives to Google and data-driven social media sites. …

Toll Fraud – The New Business Threat

Toll Fraud is defined as the use of a telecom service or product without the intention to pay for it. This is not a new concept but the arrival of Voice over Internet Protocol or VoIP technology has hugely opened up the field for fraudsters and criminals.   Old-fashioned wire-based lines naturally limited the number…

Top Cyber Security Risks for Businesses

One threat that all businesses are vulnerable to it is cyber attack. And it’s not just big enterprises with large cash reserves that are popular targets. Small businesses are likely to have made a smaller investment in cyber security measures, opening the door to numerous security vulnerabilities for criminals to exploit.   The damage to…

What Is a Disaster Recovery Plan in IT?

Disruption to business operations can have a catastrophic effect on business finances and reputation. Not only that, but these disruptions can come from anywhere at any time. The longer your business is out of action, the greater the negative impact on your business.    Whether the result of a cyber attack, natural disaster or power…