How to undertaken an IT audit – and why you should

2019-11-14T16:53:28+00:00November 14th, 2019|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , , , |

How to undertaken an IT audit – and why you should These days business of all shapes, sizes and industry sectors have come to depend on their IT systems and for practical purposes, it doesn’t really matter if you’re a solopreneur, an SME or a multinational corporation, the fact still remains that any [...]

How to get rid of a computer virus

2018-06-14T17:15:26+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , , , |

How to get rid of a computer virus Picture the scene: you’re slowly sipping your morning coffee, letting the caffeine percolate as you wind yourself up to deal with the day’s work ahead of you. Then, your phone rings. It’s your tech support guy. You take the call and his first words are: [...]

State-controlled hardware and hackers: how safe is the UK’s infrastructure?

2018-05-02T11:17:48+00:00May 2nd, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , |

State-controlled hardware and hackers: how safe is the UK’s infrastructure? Cyber attacks are nothing new and it’s been many years since they moved out of the realm of science fiction and into the reality of the everyday world. Up until this point, cyber attacks have largely been attributed (officially at least) to cybercriminals, acting [...]

Infrastructure firms face tough fines for slack security

2018-03-23T12:30:29+00:00March 19th, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , |

Infrastructure firms face tough fines for slack security The idea of crippling a location by attacking its infrastructure is nothing new. In fact, it’s been going on in one way or another for thousands of years, but up until relatively recently, you had to be physically close by to do it. Over recent decades, [...]

Has your fridge been hacked? The security considerations of the Internet of Things

2018-04-09T13:54:06+00:00November 8th, 2017|Categories: Technology Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Has your fridge been hacked? The security considerations of the Internet of Things How much do you trust your fridge? The question may seem flippant but, as the Internet of Things continues to grow, it will become an entirely serious one. Connectivity brings convenience and sometimes that convenience is priceless, but it also brings [...]