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Securing your IT against threats which can negatively impact your business, such as cyber attacks, fraud, or accidental damage. Topics covered include antivirus, password management, recent cyber threats, and data backup/business continuity.

Security Basics for Managers

As a manager, you have a responsibility to ensure your organisation adheres to IT security best practices, especially given the very high rate human error plays in data breaches.

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Security Basics for Computer Users

Often, it is normal computer users that are the weakest link in an organizations security system, one study found that security breaches via human error accounted for 40% of cases.

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5 Things you can do TODAY to dramatically improve your IT Security

Today, a leading news story is a ransomware attack on the HSE that has impacted all their IT systems. The truth however is that anyone can fall victim to an IT security Breach. The good news is that you can dramatically improve your security profile, by following these 5 pointers.

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GDPR – 5 Ways to Minimise Your Chances of a Data Breach

Even the mention of GDPR is enough to strike dread into the hearts of business owners. With potential massive fines if an organisation suffers a data (“data” can even be someone’s email address or name) breach, how is it possible to comply with the 88 pages of this legislation which affects anyone doing business in Europe?

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IT Security Basics – Give Me 3 Minutes, And I’ll Give You Peace Of Mind

We lock our doors when we leave the house, cover the number pad at ATM machines, and are wary of unknown visitors to our homes. This level of vigilance helps keeps us secure, and reduces the risk of becoming a victim of crime.

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