worst passwords of 2023

The Worst Passwords of 2023... Why is Cyber Hygiene So Bad?

Those that follow our blog know, this is something we enjoy (and cringe at) doing each year. The true strength of passwords has always been overestimated. Unfortunately, passwords are becoming an increasingly significant point of weakness for personal and business security and it's no surprise considering this year's most popular (and worst) password of 2023 is... *sigh*... "123456".

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How to mitigate Human Error

How to Stop Social Engineering in Your Business - A Comprehensive Guide

Despite 90% of IT and cybersecurity specialists agreeing that cyber security awareness is of the highest importance, 40% of these organisations have stated that employee awareness is low. Cyber security solutions are getting stronger and implementations of new technology like the cloud make your data safer than ever, but it seems we continue to overlook the biggest threat to our businesses out there, ourselves and our employees.

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Cyber security Trends in 2024

Cyber Security Threats to Expect in 2024

Annual IT security spending is set to grow by £50 billion in 2024 from £105 billion in 2021. As we approach 2024, many businesses will start the year with a significantly larger online presence than they did only a few years ago. With remote work becoming commonplace and IT playing a larger role than ever, the cyber-security of your business should be a top priority. Educating yourself and your staff on potential cyber risks can be game-changing for your business.

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Security and compliance

The Importance of Security and Compliance

According to a recent IBM report Data breaches in 2023 cost organizations an alarming average of £3.9 million per incident. These staggering figures beg the question: How can businesses protect their valuable data in an era of relentless digital transformation? In today's fast-evolving landscape, where data is the lifeblood of modern businesses, the role of IT in ensuring compliance has never been more critical.

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IT support Main Areas

The 8 Key Areas of IT Support

80% of businesses report increased productivity and reduced downtime with comprehensive IT support. From swift hardware issue resolution to proactive cybersecurity measures, this article explores the eight key areas of IT support that empower businesses to conquer the challenges of the modern era. Discover how these crucial components can elevate your organization's technological prowess and drive sustainable growth.

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Estate management Pict

How Technology is Revolutionising Hospitality Businesses

In today's digitally driven world, the hospitality industry heavily relies on information technology (IT) to enhance guest experiences, streamline operations, and ensure optimal efficiency. However, this increasing dependence on technology also exposes hospitality businesses to unique challenges, particularly in terms of providing robust online and offline security.

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IoT Internet of devices

The Dark Truth of IoT: Internet of Things

A staggering statistic reveals by 2025 there will be over 75 billion connected IoT devices worldwide! The Internet of Things (IoT) has ushered in an era of unprecedented connectivity, where countless devices are seamlessly integrated into our lives. However, as this vast network expands, so does the dark side of this interconnected world. With each new device connected to the internet, the risks and challenges associated with IoT intensify.

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Estate management

Automated IT, Revolutionising The Way You Manage Your Estate

In the rapidly evolving technological landscape, automation lies at the heart of businesses seeking to optimize operations and enhance efficiency. Embracing IT cloud solutions has become a game-changer for organizations of all sizes. By harnessing the power of cloud computing, businesses can revolutionize their approach to managing entire estates, realizing cost-effectiveness and scalability like never before.

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Zero Trust IT Solutions

What is Zero Trust IT and is it the Future?

In today's digital landscape, protecting sensitive data and systems has become increasingly challenging. Cyber threats are growing more sophisticated, and traditional security approaches are proving inadequate. This is where zero-trust solutions come into play. Adopting a "never trust, always verify" approach is going to be the way forward. Zero trust challenges the traditional notion of implicit trust within a network. It focuses on stringent access controls, continuous verification, and contextual factors to ensure secure interactions.

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