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The Crucial Role of Regular Security Audits for SMBs

As technology continues to advance, providing scalable, flexible and affordable IT solutions for SMBs, these businesses are able to thrive by enhancing operations and expanding their reach. However, with great opportunities come great responsibilities, particularly when it comes to cybersecurity.  As cyber threats are constantly evolving, implementing robust security measures

The Role of AI and Machine Learning in Cybersecurity

Ransomware poses a formidable challenge to businesses around the world, and its complexity continues to grow as cybercriminals leverage advanced technologies such as artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning (ML) to make their attacks more elusive.  What used to take cybercriminals months now takes mere days. Traditional anti-ransomware tools that

How to Safely Manage Remote Work

Remote work has become more common than ever, allowing us to stay productive while enjoying the flexibility of working from anywhere.  However, while remote work offers flexibility and convenience, it also requires discipline and effective strategies to excel.  One area of importance is cybersecurity. Don’t worry if you’re not a

What’s new in Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud?

Acronis Cyber Protect Cloud is continually evolving to provide advanced cybersecurity and data protection solutions for their clients.  Last year alone, Acronis introduced a range of new features and improvements aimed at streamlining operations, enhancing security and boosting efficiency.  Insights into Cyber Threats January 2024 brought significant insights into the

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Exploring the Toll of Ransomware

In the digital age, businesses face a growing threat that has the potential to cripple operations, tarnish reputations, and drain resources – ransomware.  Ransomware attacks have become increasingly sophisticated, posing a significant risk to organisations of all sizes and in all industries. The aftermath of such attacks extends far beyond

Safeguarding your Data - 10 Best Practices

Safeguarding your Data – 10 Best Practices

Safeguarding your digital data is essential to maintain your privacy and prevent it from being accessed or misused by unauthorised persons. This requires a combination of technology, common sense, and good habits. By following these 10 best practices, you can minimise the risk of data breaches and protect your sensitive

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Mitigating Cybercrime with Backups

According to studies, one of the primary causes of an organisation becoming a victim of cybercrime is human error. The consequences of a data breach can be significant and long-lasting. When a data breach happens, a hacker might gain access to your personal or organisation’s sensitive data leading to potential

Integrated cyber protection

Integrated cyber protection: Protect your Data

We have all heard the old Benjamin Franklin adage that says, “Nothing is certain except death and taxes.” If any element of your business is digital, I think we can add cyber threats to that list. Maintaining a secure online presence with an integrated cyber protection approach is crucial. The

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Cyber protection at Work, Home, and School

Due in part to remote working arrangements, the necessity for cyber protection has increased dramatically since the COVID epidemic began. Cybercrime cost organisations millions more in 2021 than it did in 2020 due to an increase in known risks and the emergence of new, more complex blended attacks. What do