IT Security

Don’t renew without an AVR view

Is your IT Security, Threat or Cyber Protection solution due for renewal?

Do you wonder if you’re paying too much or have security software that’s now not right for your business or organisation?

With the dramatic increase in malware, computer viruses, cyber attacks and ransomware, many of the more traditional security software solutions struggle to resist these more sophisticated attacks. Many companies are still operating outdated anti-virus software that offers little resistance to a modern attack.

So we’d like to suggest you don’t renew without an AVR view!

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National Cyber Security Centre

Major cyber-attack on the UK is inevitable

Now we’re not ones to scare monger but when the head of the UK’s National Cyber Security Centre says that a major cyber attack on the UK is only a matter of time then that seems pretty serious to us! Ciaran Martin who runs the Security Centre suggests that the lessons learned from the malicious cyber activity in 2017 indicates that more cyber disruption is on its way.

So as a business owner or IT professional, what can you do to make sure you’re organisation is not in the firing line?

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businessman mobile

Dark Caracal threatens your mobile security

A newly identified serious mobile cyber security threat has just been announced. Dark Caracal is an advanced persistent threat, which targets mobile devices (#mAPT) across multiple platforms on a global level. Attacking major institutions including government, legal, financial, utilities, manufacturing and defence, Dark Caracal has compromised many devices, accessing hundreds of gigabytes of data, enterprise intellectual property and personally identifiable information from professionals and executives.

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