What is a VPN?

Yann 7 minutes

The virtual private network (VPN) concept has become increasingly significant in today’s digital landscape. But what exactly is a VPN, and why is it becoming an indispensable tool in our internet toolkit? This article will dive deep into the world of VPNs, explaining their functionality, benefits, and considerations you should consider when using them. How VPNs Work Data Encryption: At …

Why is it not a good idea to allow a companies member of staff to use a personal laptop and add VPN access and access to Sage?

Yann 3 minutes

Allowing staff to use personal laptops for work activities, including VPN access and access to Sage (a business management software), can pose several security risks: Compromised Credentials and Data Security: Personal computers may not have the same level of security as company-provided devices. This increases the risk of compromised credentials and unauthorised access to sensitive company data. Inadequate Control over …