Email Security Best Practices Guide

Email Security Best Practices Guide Updated October 2018   We have broken down some of the most important factors and best practices we believe good Email Security to be consisted of. These are (in no particular order): Passwords Platform 2 Factor Authentication Encryption Attachments Phishing Training Outbound Filtering Continuity The rough guide will hopefully help […]

Edge IT awarded Cyber Essentials certification

Press Release The growing threat of cyber-related crime is quickly becoming a major concern for most organisations and business leaders. With regular reports of high-profile businesses falling victim to cyber crime across the globe, it’s the responsibility of every organisations to ensure they adequately protect themselves and their customers. Cyber Essentials is a cyber security certification, […]

CRM: 5 Mistakes and How to Avoid Them

Making the most of your CRM – 5 Mistakes & how to avoid them   You are probably very familiar with the selection of customer relationship management (CRM) software available to you, but is your company getting the most out of your CRM? Efficient management of information and data is critical for organizations of all […]

Deploy BitLocker for your Business in the Right Way

Where to get BitLocker Windows 10 comes with a free, built-in encryption software that you can deploy within your business today. BitLocker Drive Encryption (BDE), or BitLocker, offers volume-level data encryption for data stored on Windows workstations, laptops and servers. BitLocker protects the data when the Windows systems are offline (i.e. when the OS is […]

6 IT GDPR compliance actions for your business

IT Security is critical, regardless of the size of organisation. it’s estimated that only a quarter of businesses will be ready for GDPR, get one step ahead with our easy to use, quick run-down on actions you can take.. With GDPR (General Data Protection Regulations) now less than 3 months away, it is more vital than ever to […]

A Business Owners Checklist to GDPR Compliance

You may have heard the Data Protection term GDPR in recent months, but what exactly is the GDPR (General Data Protection Regulation) and why does your business need to know about it? 2018 will see the GDPR come into effect in the UK. Time is running out for business owners to assess their current Data […]

10 Online Scams to Avoid This Christmas

As we are focusing on Cyber Security this month, and next month will see us go through the run up to Christmas, it’s the ideal time to be talking about Christmas Cyber Security scams. Unfortunately, the Christmas period brings about fresh opportunities for Cyber Criminals, meaning everybody needs to be more vigilant in the run […]

Protecting Your Company From Malware

There’s no better time to be talking about malware. With the NHS attack earlier this year and the recent rise of the Bad Rabbit virus, malware however big or small, is plaguing many locations of the world. Spreading faster than ever, with more sophisticated variations than ever, the problem is only getting worse. Viruses and […]

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‘Bad Rabbit’ Ransomware Hits Russia and Ukraine

Yesterday it was reported that a new breed of malicious malware named ‘Bad Rabbit’ had been sweeping Russia and Ukraine. Several reports suspect it is too early to tell how far this malware may reach, but all European based locations should be particularly vigilant. Russian cybersecurity firm Group-IB explained how three media companies in Russia […]

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IT Trends to Help You Stay Competitive

IT Trends to Help You Stay Competitive Staying ahead of technology trends can keep your business competitive, no matter how quickly the environment changes. Spotting new trends on the horizon – before your competitors do – can help your company develop successful innovations and be the first to bring them to market. This type of […]