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Just Paid the Ransom? Here’s How to Prevent It From Happening Again

Hackers can be relentless with their cyberattacks. While organizations can be vulnerable to many security threats, ransomware is especially ruthless since its attacks are completely automated. It doesn’t matter what industry or business you…

Cyber-Attack Grounds Flights in Alaska

RavnAir Group was forced to ground flights on Saturday following a cyber-attack on the Alaskan company's computer network. In a statement released on Saturday morning, RavnAir wrote: On Friday, December 20th, RavnAir Group…

Data Leak Exposes 267 Million Facebook Users

A database of 267 million Facebook user IDs, phone numbers, and names was left exposed online for a fortnight thanks to another cloud misconfiguration, according to researchers. The trove was likely to have been the result of an illegal…

Citrix Vulnerability Puts 80K Companies at Risk

A critical flaw has been discovered in two Citrix products, placing 80,000 companies in 158 countries at risk.  The easily exploitable vulnerability could allow attackers to obtain direct access to a company's local network and to access…

How to hold on to your best employees

There's nothing better than looking at the team around you that you've built and seeing everyone working in unison. But how do you ensure the best in your business stick around? It's time for a more DIRECT approach. Develop It's all…

The internet - simpler times.

It's hard to believe that teenagers now won't remember the days of dial-up connections or having to choose between the internet or the landline, but that's the harsh truth of it. For those of us that fondly remember the simplicity of life…

Mental Health and Work

Over the last decade, mental health has become more recognised and understood. Considering we spend over 90,000 hours of our lives at work - it's important we find a balance between our jobs and our wellbeing. Let's look into some stats…

How to boss that dreaded interview

It can be extremely daunting to prepare for an interview. The pressure is building and you're trying to make sure you don't mess it up! Well here's 6 ways you can ensure you'll leave a good impression. There’s nothing worse than getting…

6 reasons you should learn to code

Have you been wanting to up your skillset? Increase the chances of bagging your dream job? Here are 6 reasons you shouldn't delay learning how to code. 1. It makes you a smarty pants. Well, not actually, but it's proven that code enhances…

Cyber Security for Dummies

With the world of tech ever growing, it can be difficult to keep up with the goings on. However, with cyber attacks increasing, it's more important now than ever that we understand the basics of Cyber Security and how we can keep ourselves…

6 signs it's time to change jobs

Changing jobs can be a very daunting experience, especially when you’re not sure if it’s the right decision for you. Here are 6 simple signs that indicate it might be time to move on. 1. You’ve already thought about it. Let’s be…

Why are so many continuing to fall victim to cyber criminals?

Over recent years, cyber crime has rapidly established itself as one of the major problems for home users, businesses and governments all over the world. The threat is now considerable. Consequently, becoming cyber aware has been quickly…

How to enhance your cyber security credentials in 2019.

There was a significant increase in the number of organisations utilising cyber security in 2018. This was particularly the case with larger, more established businesses. However, much more needs to be done in 2019, especially for SMEs looking…

Cyber security increase in the lead up to Christmas should be the norm.

Christmas is now less than a week away, meaning the number of shoppers is at its highest point in the calendar year. Thousands of purchases are made every single second, as gifts for family and friends are acquired. As a result, you often hear…