data security

7 Ways to Make Your Data More Secure

7 Ways to Make Your Data More Secure

As Clive Humby famously said, ‘Data is the new oil.’ It’s a commodity so valuable that cybercriminals go to great lengths to get their hands on it. And when they do, they use it for extortion and to sell to other criminals on the dark web. If that isn’t worrying enough, the means by which …

5 Benefits of Combining Cloud with a BYOD Policy

5 Benefits of Combining Cloud with a BYOD Policy

If you have not come across BYOD before, it stands for Bring Your Own Device and is when businesses allow their employees to use their own laptops, tablets and smartphones for work, instead of supplying them themselves. When BYOD is used in conjunction with a cloud-based system, it brings many benefits. In this post, we’ll …

5 Affordable Ways To Improve Network Security

5 Affordable Ways To Improve Network Security

Cyberattacks are a real and dangerous threat to businesses of all sizes. Criminals don’t care whether you’re a one-person outfit or a multinational, if you have vulnerabilities, they will seek to exploit them. So, how do you improve security and do it inexpensively? In this post, we’ll look at a range of ways to make …

10 Tips to Make Your WordPress Website GDPR Compliant

10 Tips to Make Your WordPress Website GDPR Compliant

As most people should now be aware, the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into the force on the 25th May. If you have a WordPress website, this means you will be affected by the new regulation and will need to make changes in order to comply. Failure to do so can lead to very …

How the New General Data Protection Regulations Affect Online Business

How the New General Data Protection Regulations Affect Online Business

Running an online business is difficult enough but it is going to get a little more challenging once the new data protection laws come into effect on the 25th May 2018. The new General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR) are designed to give individuals more rights over their data and ensure that data is better protected …

Without Adequate Data Security Small Businesses are Vulnerable to Attacks.

Without Adequate Data Security Small Businesses are Vulnerable to Attacks.

Many small businesses are easy targets for cyber criminals as they do not have adequate Data Security which makes them highly vulnerable. Usually it is seen that big enterprises are targeted by attackers who often steal their private data. However, there are also lots of small businesses which are also targeted by attackers equally if …