The Australian Government is actively promoting Multi-Factor Authentication (MFA), also called Two Factor Authentication (2-FA), as a crucial security tool to protect business data.
These tips are easy for anyone to adopt, and they are guaranteed to power up security of your portable devices.
For the past two years SME’s in Australia, and around the world, have been bearing the brunt of cyber-attacks, primarily because small businesses don’t see themselves as a target of value.
A key factor behind people and businesses deciding to not securely backup their data is misunderstanding what makes their data valuable.
In our digitally connected world spreads news faster than ever. Someone sees, feels or thinks something and posts it onto a social media platform. The trouble is, we’re all so busy, so ready to accept that someone prominent “must know what they’re talking about”, or ready to believe what we read/see without questioning that discerning fact from fiction can easily be overlooked.
Always thought that social media giants were listening to your online conversations?
Well the rumors may be true! Facebook confirmed that external contractors are listening to audio of user’s private conversations.
You pay per user for subscriptions to Office 365, Mailboxes, etc. When an employee leaves, you can decrease the number of subscriptions you pay for and save money.
After watching through Microsoft’s video on their app Teams, I cannot recommend it highly enough to you and your team. It’s easy to understand, and anyone who watches it with half a mind will learn how to get the most out of Teams.
Information is a pivot point for scammers: they need information to conduct a scam and it’s your data – client contact information, accounts details, employee names, titles, etc – that scammers use to defraud you and others connected to your business…
Whilst you absolutely need a firewall, anti-virus and email filtering solutions to protect your technical systems, these won’t stop emails with legitimate hyperlinks. However, your team can!