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Data Security

Spotlight on Digital Security – Locking Down Your Company Data

Spotlight on Digital Security - Locking Down Your Company Data

How companies can deal with today’s cyber threats. Digital security is today a regular topic for executives, company boards, ITC professionals and corporate Records Managers. Cybercrime has led to resignations, stock price dips, loss of brand reputation, lawsuits, fines and lost business Then there is the cost of rectifying security loopholes and rebuilding reputations and…

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Cryptojacking Detection & Defence – Better Computer Network Security

Cryptojacking Detection & Defence - Better Computer Network Security

Protecting your organisation from cryptojackers. Cryptojacking detection is today more important than ever. While prevention is always better, it is not always possible and so having a cryptojacking detection and defense plan in place becomes a vital action for all businesses that have any sort of computer network. In our previous cryptojacking article, “Cryptojacking –…

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Cybersecurity and Information Governance Should Be Approached As One

Cybersecurity and Information Governance Should Be Approached As One

Bringing two pieces of a vital puzzle together to see the bigger picture. Cybersecurity is all about the protection of valuable data. Information Governance is very much about the strategic management of data and thus includes not only aspects of data security but also data storage, data workflows, life-cycles, retention and eventually destruction. That cybersecurity…

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Ransomware Attacks Highlight the Importance of Regular Data Backups

Ransomware Attacks Highlight the Importance of Regular Data Backups

Ignore regular data backups at your own peril. If you read, “New Ransomware Variant Wreaks Havoc Across the Globe” you will have been introduced to WannaCry and GoldenEye – a strain of the Petya ransomware, that have recently hit companies large and small from around the globe. The reason ransomware is making so many headlines…

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How to Prevent and Recover from a Ransomware Attack

How to Prevent and Recover from a Ransomware Attack

When it comes to a Ransomware attack, prevention is better than cure. If you read our article, ‘What is Ransomware and What Does it Do?’ you will be familiar with its manner of operation and the terrible harm it can do. Ransomware is an ever popular hacking tool as it’s ability to generate ill-gotten gains…

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What is Ransomware and What Does it Do?

What is Ransomware and What Does it Do?

An introduction to Ransomware. You may or may not have heard about Ransomware, either way it is vital that you get to know more about this increasingly popular cyber crime tool. Now in your day to day routine at the office you probably sift through many emails and files and visit any number of websites…

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