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Shining a Light on Shadow IT

6 Steps to Successfully Managing Shadow IT Are you carefully and strategically planning to make or expand your move into the cloud? STOP right there! There’s something important we think you need to know! No matter what stage of the cloud adoption journey you think you’re at, there’s an 87% chance some...
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Is your password a problem?

Why your business…and your people…need to start protecting passwords with their life…literally! Sound a bit dramatic? We meant it to! Why? Because every day, more and more, password compromises and breaches are, at best, blocking productivity and people’s ability to get their jobs done, and at worst, threatening the very existence...
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Multifactor Authentication

Multifactor Authentication – Doubling down on your password protection Here’s a little fact for you to consider as you think about your business’ potential exposure to data breaches: Over 80% of hacking-related breaches in 2017 were the result of weak, default, or stolen passwords! This literally means that in 80% of cases,...
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MaxSec: Proactive cyberthreat protection by Maxsum

From a cyber security perspective, any single email out of the 130-odd emails your average business user receives every day could be like that random unwanted late-night visitor…but you’re unaware as you plough through your inbox every day; open, action, file, repeat....
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The Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack Explained

The Anatomy of a Cyber-Attack Explained

Fraud is nothing new – people have been tricking other people into parting with their money since money was invented. But while the internet has made many things easier and faster, so too has the internet made it easier for fraudsters to get at things that don’t belong to them....
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GDPR – What’s with all the emails?

Over the last week you will have noticed a constant stream of emails into your inbox drawing your attention to new privacy policy roll-outs, or asking you to re “opt-in” to services. That’s because on May 25, 2018 the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) came into force. Whilst these...
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Notifiable Data Breach Scheme – Response Planning 101

February 22, 2018 was a big day in Australia’s data compliance history. Although it probably wasn’t marked on your calendar – it certainly was on ours, because it means all new things for very broad swathe of Australia’s business community. ...
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Do You Understand the Phishing Threat?

It’s the cycle of routine distraction and reaction – a modern-day feature of the way we work and go about our day-to-day business – which actually makes us and our people the weakest link in even the most robust cybersecurity setup....
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