Mac OS Security

Whether you use windows or Mac its important to keep the system running securely with all the latest updates and patches applied. Some simple regular tasks can keep your operating system running at optimum. Some general best practices are: Try to Keep your system always up-to-date, both the underlying macOS and any installed software. Prevent unattended physical access to the device from …

Your Covid-19 security guide

As the coronavirus pandemic develops, working from home for non-key workers is no longer optional: it is compulsory. The transition to full-time home working was sudden, and for many workforces it is a new and unwelcome change. Remote working presents many logistical issues for those companies that haven’t already bred it into their culture and, for many, the last few …

Boost your prowess (keyboard) with these Windows logo shortcuts

More and more we have been using the keyboard shortcuts ingrained in Windows to get things done quicker. Apparently according to our Office guru, Trevor, keyboard shortcuts are the way things were done a long time ago, long before simple clicks with the mouse. We need to take back these shortcuts and help improve our office lives. Anyway for your …

What’s your security posture?

Security is a Board level concern. So how do you frame the big security questions in business terms? “What would happen if we were hacked and our ERP system was down for two days?” “What if a virus like notPetya locked us out of our computers and we couldn’t get ships in and out of the port?” “What if our …

What Types of Security Threats Do Small Businesses Face?

  Many criminals target small- to medium-sized businesses (SMBs) because simply they may not have the technological defences to protect themselves. A report from the Better Business Bureau shows that 87%of SMBs are aware that they are not safe from cybercrime. Despite this awareness, cyberattacks cost SMBs around £2 billion in 2017. This shows that smaller companies are still failing to secure their …

GDPR Data secure services

    GDPR which regulate how personal information is processed, held and used is here to stay, it comes into force the on 25th May. As an IT services provider we are assisting companies of all sizes and different sectors to accomplish their compliant requirements. The General Data Protection Regulation legislation is of paramount importance for any business. If you …