Are AI powered scams a new frontier in cyber security? 

As the years roll by, cyber security threats are evolving. From simple phishing emails to sophisticated ransomware attacks, the threats we face today have come a long way since the beginning of technology.  However, we are now on the brink of facing a new and formidable challenge: AI-powered scams.  The integration of artificial intelligence into […]

Empower your workforce with employee cyber security training

While cyber security is constantly changing and evolving, one thing stays consistent – the crucial role of employees. Although advanced security technologies and robust IT infrastructures are crucial, one of the most effective ways to safeguard a business against cyber threats is through comprehensive employee training. Afterall, if employees aren’t trained in knowing what to […]

Cybersecurity for small businesses: Affordable solutions for maximum protection

Many people presume that small businesses are the least likely to be targeted by cyber crime – with so many large and wealthy organisations out there, why would criminals shoot for the small fish? The answer is simple – small businesses are less protected.  Not only are they less protected, but they’re also less likely […]

Understanding the dangers of public wifi for hybrid workers

Public wifi is convenient and quick to use, especially for those working on the go. Whether you’re in a cafe, hotel, library or shopping centre, connecting to the internet has never been easier. However, it’s not as safe and plain sailing as many people think, in fact, connecting to a public wifi could be the […]

How password managers can help unlock the power of passwords 

No matter your organisation, you are likely operating online in some capacity – whether that be to store data, to connect with customers, or to sell products. Along the way, you’ll be logging into personal email accounts or into critical business systems, which will all need passwords.  For businesses, passwords serve as the first line […]

Busting the common misconceptions about penetration testing

Cyber threats are evolving at an unprecedented pace, meaning businesses are having to continuously strengthen their digital defences. That’s where penetration testing comes in. As a crucial component of cyber security that helps organisations identify and rectify vulnerabilities in their systems, pen testing is a first class option for businesses looking to protect their assets.  […]

Are you on the cyber security naughty or nice list this year? 

Along with all the joys of the holiday season, there are also a variety of cyber security risks that pop up at this time of year. Individuals and businesses need to be aware of these if they want to stay protected all year round, but where do you currently sit on Santa’s list? Are you […]

How to choose the right cyber security consultant

In the fast-paced digital world, businesses are constantly exposed to a variety of cyber threats. Whether it’s data breaches, ransomware attacks, or phishing attempts, the risks are ever-evolving and becoming increasingly sophisticated.  In this complex cyber security landscape, choosing the right cyber security consultant is crucial to safeguarding your digital assets and sensitive information. But […]

Cyber security risks that might not be on your radar… yet

In today’s digital age, we often think of cybersecurity as a fortress of firewalls, antivirus software, and encryption protocols designed to protect our sensitive information from the ever-looming threats of cyberattacks. However, the landscape of cyber threats is constantly evolving, and as it does, so must our understanding of what constitutes a risk in the digital […]

What is Cyber Essentials and why do I need it?

Cyber crime is at an all-time high and doesn’t look to be slowing down any time soon. According to Astra (source here), around 2,328 cyber crimes occur every day, and between 2001 and 2021, cyber crime has amounted to the loss of more than £20 billion from over 6.5 million victims.  Here are just a […]