What to Do If Your Data Is Included in a Leak

Data Leaks

Data breaches and leaks are now, unfortunately, becoming a regular occurrence and can happen to any business or individual. One of the biggest leaks only happened recently when 533 million Facebook records were released. Continue reading

Staff Security Training

It is a sad but true fact that your employees are your number one cyber-security threat.

They are often the main gateway through which hackers gain their way into your business. All it takes, is one staff member clicking on one wrong link in an email, for cyber-criminals to get in. Continue reading

5 Tips for Spotting A Phishing Email

Phishing attacks

Every day countless phishing emails are sent to unsuspecting victims. While some of these messages are obviously fraudulent, others can be a bit more convincing.

So, how do you tell the difference between a phishing email and a legitimate one? Unfortunately, there is not one single technique that works in every situation, but here are 5 things to be on the lookout for: Continue reading

Is Your Business Using Microsoft Teams?

So is your business using Microsoft Teams? If that is a yes – are you really using all its features properly? When done right it can totally revolutionize the way your business
works.

Teams is much more than the app you can turn to instead of using Zoom for video calls. Teams has made communication and collaboration even more effective than the traditional ways of working face-to-face.

Long gone are the days when different versions of the same documents were flying around on email. Set up Teams correctly and your colleagues can work together in real-time – with only one master copy of a document that is shared and accessed in real time between users. You can even revert back to previous versions of a document if somebody makes an error or heads in the wrong direction.

Setting up dedicated channels within Teams lets defined groups of people focus on specific projects and topics. This makes sure that people only get notified about the work they are involved in. This helps stop Teams being overwhelming or confusing.

If you start to embrace Microsoft Teams it will positively change the way your business works. 

Contact us know to learn how we can help you make the most of MS Teams.

 

What Is The Cloud?

Migrating to the Cloud

Unless you have been living in a cave, you would have come across people talking about cloud this and cloud that. This blog article intends to help explain what “the cloud” is and why you should care about it. Continue reading

Why Everyone Should Be Terrified of Ransomware

Malware

If you want to scare someone in computing then start talking to them about ransomware. There are few things as scary for IT professionals as the prospect of systems locking up with hackers demanding money to return things back to normal. Continue reading

What Is SharePoint, and Why Use it?

What Is SharePoint

All business teams, whether they work remotely, are all in the office or a combination of the two, want to work together and get the job done efficiently. Microsoft SharePoint helps make that happen. Continue reading

Why You Need Both Software and Hardware Firewalls

Firewalls

When it comes to internet security, most businesses do not have the protection they really need. Many people rely on software products that bundle antivirus and firewall protection into one, and many users think this is enough – but it isn’t. Continue reading