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Continual Cyber Assurance
Peter Bassill

Cybersecurity Best Practices: 7 Things to Teach Your Employees

According to recent statistics, one small business in the UK is hacked every 19 seconds. The average cost of a data breach for British companies is an astronomical $3.88 million. Could you afford to suffer a security breach? For many small businesses, the answer is a resolute “no”. To avoid an attack, you need to

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WiFi hackers
Data Protection
Peter Bassill

10 Security Tips to Protect Your Business From WiFi Hackers

Businesses operate online more than ever in 2020, with it being a necessity for many to properly trade within their sector. But operating online comes with a heap of security concerns that could impact your business. One of these concerns comes in the form of WiFi hackers who infiltrate your WiFi server. But you don’t

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penetration testing steps
Data Protection
Peter

Peter talks to FindMyUkCasino

FindMyUkCasino.com got in touch and asked Peter some great questions. Here is little preview: Can online casinos be hacked? This is a common question among online casino players in the UK but is a question that FindMyUKCasino.com feels has never been properly answered. All slot sites licensed by the UK Gambling Commission must have certain protocols in

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how to know if you've been hacked
Data Protection
Peter Bassill

How to Know if Your Business Has Been Hacked

The internet’s one almighty boon for business. You can target customers with ease, reach wider audiences with minimal budgets, and automate essential processes- to name just a few of the advantages involved. All told, the World Wide Web has become an indispensable tool for running an effective operation. But it isn’t without its issues. Indeed,

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penetration testing methodology
Penetration Testing
Peter Bassill

Why Choosing the Right Penetration Testing Methodology is Crucial

The 2020 Cyber Security Breaches Survey showed that 32% of businesses and 22% of charities in the UK suffer a cyber-attack at least once a week. Penetration testing is an emerging data protection method. It requires a proper penetration testing methodology. Penetration testing identifies the possibility and impact of a cyber-attack. It does so using

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vulnerability management
News
Peter Bassill

What Is Vulnerability Management and Scanning?

Another small business in the UK gets hacked every 16 seconds. There are 65,000 attempts to hack small to medium businesses per day. Attackers continue to get better at exploiting security vulnerabilities in systems. Organisations need to identify their weaknesses and remediate them. Vulnerability scanning identifies these issues. Vulnerability management helps remediate them so they

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Malware
Data Protection
Peter

SB Tech Breach

Last week saw SB Tech Breached by the hacking group Maze. It seems that every week the group are announcing more victims.  GameOn asked our CEO Peter Bassill, to give us some insight into the attack. The GameOn article is here.

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Privacy
Guides
Peter

Howto VPn

In our “How to securely” series we asked our followers what tools they would like a simple guide on to help them stay secure online. There seemed to be a lot of confusion as to what a VPN is and why you should or should not use one. So we asked Peter to help.

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WhatsApp
Data Protection
Peter

How To Whatsapp Safely

WhatsApp is among the fastest-growing instant messengers out there, and almost a social network in its own way. But if you are using it, there are some steps you should take to protect your security and privacy.

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Data Protection
Peter

Morrisons Breach Update

The UK’s highest court ruled that Morrisons can not be liable for a criminal act of a person seeking to harm their business. On April 1st, 2020, a panel of five justices unanimously ruled that Morrisons was not “vicariously liable”.

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