It is often lax cybersecurity practices that enable cybercriminals to breach companies. This is especially true when it comes to SMBs (small and mid-sized businesses) as they often don’t prioritise cybersecurity measures. They may be just fully focused on growing the company and they think they have a lower data breach risk. Cybersecurity is not only a concern for large corporations and is a critical issue for small businesses as well. Small businesses are often seen as attractive targets for cybercriminals as they don’t spend the time to implement proper cyber security defensive methods. Continue reading
We are tend to ignore or put off issues that we don’t know about, think are too hard to fix or believe it won’t happen to me. Here are some of the most common cybersecurity issues faced by SMBs that that could leave your business in danger if left unchecked. Continue reading
Most phone users are familiar with their device’s Airplane Mode and have probably used it when jetting off interstate or overseas. But did you know that it’s not just for travellers? Airplane Mode is not only for flying and can be a handy feature for your everyday life. Here are some reasons why you should consider turning it on, even if you are not traveling. Continue reading
Every day there there is news about some new malware, data leak or company hack. Your business is vigilant, but it feels like you always have to be doing more about cybersecurity to remain protected. Meanwhile, you want to balance security measures with convenience, usability and cost. That balancing act puts you somewhere on the sliding scale of security. Continue reading
For a while now, technology has played a significant role in our lives. But as with most things, myths pop up and persist.
- Can I leave my smartphone charging overnight?
- Macs don’t get viruses?
- Browsing in incognito mode it totally anonymous.
- Your infrastructure is outdated.
- You experience frequent downtime.
- You can’t take advantage of new solutions on your systems.
- You can’t scale like you need.
- You struggle with data compliance.
- You can’t scale like you need.
It is easy to put off nagging tech problems. But the “little” IT issues you are avoiding could lead to big business problems later on.
View our straightforward infographic providing a quick idea of what to do about these common IT problems.
I know I keep on going on about security and you keep getting prompted for another password change or to install another security update. These are frustrating and can lead to cybersecurity fatigue. You can’t stop securing your tech and doing updates, but what can you do to combat both your own and your employees annoyance with the process. Continue reading
At the moment, AI (artificial intelligence), is the current buzzword and hot topic in computing. The launch of tools like ChatGPT and Google’s Bard have made a big splash and developers are now racing to integrate these new features into their apps. These features will help users by doing part of their work for you. Continue reading
“What was that password again? Damnit, I don’t remember!” We have all forgotten passwords. When the auto password fill on our Web browsers was added it felt like a miracle, but this convenience may not be entirely safe. Continue reading
Online account hacking has become a major problem for both organisations and individuals. Think about how many online accounts you have that require a username and password both in your work environment and at home. Continue reading