Posts Tagged ‘Cyber Security’

Metldown & Spectre is this 2018's biggest security flaw?

As you may be aware of recent news articles and press coverage two significant flaws called Meltdown and Spectre, which affect Intel and ARM-based computer processors. What is Meltdown? Meltdown (CVE-2017-5754) allows a malicious a program to access RAM on a system; this means confidential information stored in a computer memory chip could be obtained…

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What is the GDPR & How does it affect Small to Medium Businesses?

The BigBen in London.

What is GDPR? GDPR stands for General Data Protection Regulation, a regulatory legislative framework that was passed into law by the Parliament of the European Union on the 14th of April 2016. It has already repealed and replaced the (now outdated) legal framework for digital organisations Directive 95/46/EC (1998). This directive previously set regulatory standards…

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How To Avoid Ransomware Attacks – Quick Wins

Ransomware attacks a user

Following recent Ransomware attacks, giving yourself and your organisation a head start in protecting yourself from these attacks has never been more important. A Ransomware attack is nasty and for those not quite au fait with what happens, it is when an external agency hijacks a device and the data within and will not release…

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