AVR IT Security Assessment

Your IT Security Assessment is waiting

AVR’s IT Security Assessment will check if you’re really protected.

So your business network has Anti-Virus software and a Firewall installed and you may have some form of threat protection solution too.  Or do you? The  BBC reports here on a survey by the British Chamber of Commerce that one in five UK businesses were attacked last year, yet only 25% have some form of protection.  Are you really confident your business is fully protected?  Take advantage of our free, no-obligation IT Security Assessment.

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Helen Hall AVR

AVR MD Helen Hall announces she is expecting a baby!

Times are changing in security and at AVR!

The Cyber Security world seems to have come around full circle in the past few years! Who would have thought that 15 years on from launching a business called Anti Virus Reseller we would be here again, all talking about Malware, Ransomware and (Next Generation) Anti Virus!

One thing that hasn’t changed is AVRs’ family feel and I am delighted to be able to tell you that we are adding to the family as I am expecting a precious baby girl in May! My partner Ross and I have wanted to start a family together for some time now so we are truly over the moon!

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AVR Mobility

Let AVR Manage your Business Mobile Devices

Your mobile devices – smartphones, tablets, laptops – add so much to your business, in fact you probably can’t do without them! Yet managing them efficiently can be a real resource headache. Mobile devices do so much; calls to clients colleagues and customers, surfing web sites, reading confidential data, accessing apps, ordering goods, sales presentations, product demonstrations and more. Keeping them working, up-to-date and secure is vital, but this can cause your valuable technical resource to be diverted from other critical, operational tasks.  AVR’s professional and expert Mobility Managed Service can turn this time-stealing overhead into an indispensable revenue generator.

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Mobile Device Security

Assess your Mobile Endpoint Security with AVR and Lookout

Why do you need security on a mobile device?  The increased use of mobile devices in business substantially increases the chance of a data breach or cyber attack.  Businesses and organisations without effective mobile endpoint threat protection are gambling with the security of their networks and the future of their companies .

So how much at risk are your company mobiles? Now you can conduct a simple self-assessment with the smart new Lookout AssessMy tool, a quick, easy-to-complete survey, which will produce a report that clearly identifies where your network could be vulnerable.

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Antivirus

Antivirus works…but today your business needs more

Antivirus software has been protecting computer systems since the 1980’s and has helped to keep millions of businesses operating effectively.  Nothing lasts for ever so the saying goes and over the past few years the view that antivirus is dead has been widely promoted.  The main cause for these pronouncements has been the rise of new or next generation malware, including the infamous Ransomware, which evades detection by traditional antivirus.

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Data Compliance GDPR

OMG…GDPR…WTF?!

Data Protection and Data Compliance are terms we now see and hear more than ever. As personal data increases in value as a commodity and becomes more attractive to those who wish to acquire it for either legitimate or illegal means, keeping your sensitive and confidential data safe and secure is critical. You also need to plan for the GDPR regulation that comes into force next year in May 2018. Hence this post headline of ‘Oh My Goodness…GDPR…What’s the Fine?!’  You thought that anyway didn’t you!

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