Mitigating the impact of fake social media accounts

Mitigating the impact of fake social media accounts

Whilst social media is a vital tool for brands to communicate with customers, companies need to consider the impact these platforms can have on their business. They hold the power to change the rules of engagement without warning, which can lead to unintended...
Could cybersecurity complacency be costing you?

Could cybersecurity complacency be costing you?

Everyone knows that cybersecurity is important, particularly as cyber criminals are using increasingly sophisticated methods to hack into large company networks. But it can be frustrating when you can’t use a certain app that would make team communication easier, and...
5 ransomware groups to be aware of

5 ransomware groups to be aware of

Ransomware attacks are increasingly focusing on bigger targets, with several major international companies falling victim in recent years. As a result, it’s crucial for all companies to take these sorts of threats seriously. Knowing who you’re dealing with is the...
Why you should only use your work laptop for  work

Why you should only use your work laptop for work

If you’re someone who quickly checks their personal email or browses social media on their work laptop, then you’re not alone. According to a 2020 survey by antivirus vendor Malwarebytes, 53% of respondents reported sending or receiving personal email, 38% shopped...
Is multifactor authentication enough?

Is multifactor authentication enough?

Whilst multifactor authentication (MFA) is better than single-factor authentication (i.e., only a username and password), cybercriminals are finding ways to bypass it making it less secure than many think.  And there have been some high profile cases where criminals...
4 key payments ecosystem threats to look out for

4 key payments ecosystem threats to look out for

The payments ecosystem has always had to consider cybersecurity carefully, but since the rapid expansion of digital payments (thanks, in part to the pandemic), it’s become critical. Particularly as cybercriminals and hackers have also become more sophisticated in...