Protecting customer data for small offices

Protecting customer data for small offices

The UK may have slid out of Europe amid tears and champagne but the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation still applies to both European and UK small businesses up until 31 December 2020 because of a transition period. This transition period may well be extended if...
How to ensure protection for your smart devices

How to ensure protection for your smart devices

Ask a lot of people are they concerned that smart devices are transmitting data back to the manufacturer and many will shrug their shoulders and mutter, ‘Who cares?’ This is probably because they don’t know the type of data that is being culled. For instance, does a...
Reclaim your Security, Privacy and Freedom

Reclaim your Security, Privacy and Freedom

Have you ever heard of Kevin Mitnick? He was a notorious hacker who used to be on the US government’s “Most Wanted” list. He served five years in prison for computer fraud. But since his release, he has built a career working as a security consultant. Today he is a...
Looking out for you – top ranking protection

Looking out for you – top ranking protection

BullGuard has done it again. That’s right, it’s gained top ranking for its protection, sheer performance, and so easy-to-use usability. AV-Test, an independent lab that evaluates and rates antivirus and security software, gave BullGuard the highest possible scores...
How to secure your wireless connection in 8 steps

How to secure your wireless connection in 8 steps

Hardening your wireless network is always a good idea. It stops others from ‘leeching’ your Wi-Fi and also deters potential hackers. It’s also straightforward, doesn’t require technical knowledge and can be done in minutes. Read on for a few tips. A few years back...
Simple steps to protect your home network

Simple steps to protect your home network

If you’ve got one or two computers in your house, a Wi-Fi network and a smart device such as a TV, you’ve got a home network that needs protection. Unless you’ve checked each device and the wireless router and ensured the smart device has a strong password, you never...