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Cyber Essentials Scheme – a basic guide

November 18, 2016

What is Cyber Essentials? The government backed Cyber Essentials scheme is designed to be a light touch to help businesses protect themselves against 80% of the most common cyber attacks Who is Cyber Essentials for? Cyber Essentials is relevant for businesses of all sizes and comprises of five key controls that when implemented provide a…

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7 simple cyber steps for small businesses

November 16, 2016

Some simple steps that small businesses can take to protect themselves from cyber threats Step 1 – patch and update Download software and app updates as soon as they appear. They contain vital security upgrades that keep your devices and business information safe. Further advice on software updates Step 2 – set complex passwords One…

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The seismic impact of the GDPR on your business

November 12, 2016

What is GDPR According to recent polls, less than 43% of businesses have even heard of the GDPR, so let’s start with what it is.  GDPR stands for the General Data Protection Regulation.  It’s a complete replacement of the DPA (Data Protection Act) and it brings in a whole new set of accountability requirements on…

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