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5 of the top data breaches of 2016

2016 was a busy year for the technology industry. We saw virtual technology become a reality, the latest Samsung phone literally exploding, and unfortunately, cybercrime continuing to hit a [...]

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What would you do if the internet was turned off?

(Well except for maybe panicking.) Can you believe that there are now generations on the planet that have never known a world without the internet? Our ancestors before us were able to live [...]

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Microsoft 2017 update to support virtual reality

Until recently, virtual reality had been something you might have seen in films or read about in sci-fi books. This is, however, not the case anymore. Since the release of Oculus Rift in 2015, [...]

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Are your employees putting your IT security at risk?

With over 2000 security breaches reported so far in 2016, it is not surprising that many organisations are investing serious money in cyber security solutions to keep their data (and their [...]

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10 ways SCS Technology Solutions make it easy to switch IT providers

Is “better the devil you know than the devil you don’t” really the case when it comes to your IT support? In this day and age, the majority of businesses are reliant on technology in one form or [...]

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Cyber security breaches double in a year

According to the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO), cyber security breaches on UK organisations have nearly doubled in the last year. The number of reported security breaches to the ICO in [...]

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Why the human factor is the weakest link in corporate IT security

It is not uncommon for cyber criminals to use insiders, such as employees, to gain access. In fact, out of all cyber-attacks, over a quarter of them (28 per cent) involve someone from inside the [...]

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Why were nearly 40% of businesses hit by ransomware in 2015?

Considered the fastest growing computer virus, ransomware is a type of malware that works by finding its way onto a device by exploiting vulnerability in software, or by tricking someone into [...]

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Is Pokémon Go a security risk to your business? 

Possibly one of the biggest cultural crazes of the late 90s, over the last couple of weeks, Pokémon has made its return in the form of a mobile reality game called Pokémon GO. Free to download on [...]

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The 5 worst ways to respond to a cyber attack

We’ve all been there. We’ve sat face to face with an email with a link that seems almost too enticing. We hover over the link, checking the address in the address bar, is it safe to click it? [...]