How to Protect Your Business From Cyber Attacks The landscape of cyber security has changed and continues to change. But you don’t need to feel overwhelmed! The Australian Government is committed to providing advice to help businesses stay safe online. See ACSC’s ‘Essential Steps to protect your business’ (Australian Cyber Security Centre). The ACSC recommends… Read more »
2 Types of IT support Regardless of your industry classification, or which IT provider/person you engage to maintain your network systems and devices, all IT support falls into one of two categories: Break and fix (ad hoc fee-for-service) – you only pay for a service you request; or Managed services – you pay a set,… Read more »
Updated devices are safe devices One of the smartest ways to protect your business from cyber-attack is to keep the software and apps on your devices updated. This shouldn’t be a problem for companies with internal IT resources or an outsourced IT provider. But what if you’re a sole practitioner, or don’t have someone in… Read more »
Protect your business from after-effects of a hack 3-Vital steps to minimise shock waves to your business post-data breach If you’re reading this because your business or Firm has been hacked, then I feel for you. Sadly, you’re not unique. BDO’s report, ‘2018/2019 Cyber Security Survey’ states, ‘Data loss/theft of confidential information incidents rose by… Read more »
5 Key Advantages & Benefits of Cloud IT Solutions Security – cloud IT solutions provide the most sophisticated security available, backing up your data to multiple locations with multiple layers of security to ensure you can’t be hacked. Flexibility – using cloud solutions allows for an array of options such as “add ons” that can integrate… Read more »
When is a hack a data breach? When do you need to report it? When is a hack a data breach? And, if your business loses or has data stolen, what’s the best way to minimise ‘aftershocks’ of a cyber-attack? Really, who cares? If your business is covered by the Privacy Act 1988 – you should! As of 22 February 2018, all Australian… Read more »
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These tips are easy for anyone to adopt, and they are guaranteed to power up security of your portable, mobile devices…
Disasters don’t announce themselves, and don’t discriminate as to who/what gets affected. What’s particularly awful about disasters is that they happen suddenly.
DNS Protection is a method of filtering for viruses using Domain Name Servers. It gives you an added level of protection by complementing anti-virus solutions and ensures your business firewall ‘travels’ wherever you go.