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Our Top Tips to Keep Your Data Safe

“It won’t happen to me”. Believe me, it probably will, so don't be a target. We're all at risk, no matter how vigilant we are, however the more vigilant you are the less likely you are to fall victim to a cyber-attack. The stakes are high, and you have a responsibility to protect your company’s

2018-11-15T13:13:59+00:00November 13th, 2018|Data Protection, Ransomware, Scams, Security|Comments Off on Our Top Tips to Keep Your Data Safe

FilesL0cker Ransomeware

SonicWall Capture Labs are reporting that a new variant of the FILESLOCKER ransomware is actively spreading. FilesL0cker RAN$OMWARE (aslo known as FilesLocker) is a ransomware that encrypts files on your computer, effectively locking you out. As with all ransomware the cybercriminals will demand a ransom, payable in bitcoin, to allow you access your own

2018-10-25T12:43:09+00:00October 25th, 2018|Data Protection, Ransomware, Security|Comments Off on FilesL0cker Ransomeware

HERMES 2.1 Ransomware Advisory

It has come to our attention via CSIRT-IE that there is current wave on Ransomware attacks taking place and urge everyone to be vigilant when in receipt of unsolicited emails. If you are unsure or suspicious as to the content of an email make sure you contact your IT department or IT Support Company.

2018-09-04T19:40:50+00:00August 20th, 2018|Ransomware, Scams, Security, Virus|Comments Off on HERMES 2.1 Ransomware Advisory

Email is the Number One Threat Vector

The greatest threat to your organisation is sitting in the inboxes of your employees. Email is still the number one threat vector and a major weak link in your IT security. The truth of the matter is that many of us have become complacent and just want to get through the many emails that

2018-09-04T19:39:28+00:00July 5th, 2018|Data Protection, Marketing, Ransomware, Scams, Security|Comments Off on Email is the Number One Threat Vector

Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) Explained

When you hear the phrase "Disaster Recover" your are probably thinking of inhospitable environments or locations that suffer from extreme weather events. Did you know that most “Disaster” events occur from system failures, human error or cyber-attack? Your data is your most valuable assets and the loss of data can have a detrimental effect on

2018-05-21T19:12:58+00:00May 20th, 2018|Data Management, Data Protection, Ransomware, Security|Comments Off on Disaster Recovery as a Service (DRaaS) Explained

10 Ransomware Statistics All Businesses MUST know

Ransomware isn't going away and more and more businesses are falling victim every day. We are delighted to partner with business continuity and network security leader Datto and together we bring you this this series of infographics designed to educate and encourage business of all sizes to take action NOW! Talk to us today

2018-03-11T19:57:45+00:00March 11th, 2018|Ransomware, Scams, Security|Comments Off on 10 Ransomware Statistics All Businesses MUST know

Fire and Fury PDF Virus Warning

Unless you've been living under a rock over the past week or so, you will have heard about the new explosive book "Fire and Fury" by Michael Wolf. This book apparently  paints US President Donald Trump in a light that, lets just say, isn't very flattering, Shocked!! Yeah, me too. This piece, however isn't a critique

2018-01-09T10:10:32+00:00January 8th, 2018|Humour, Ransomware, Scams, Security, Virus|Comments Off on Fire and Fury PDF Virus Warning