IT security

How would you cope if your IT system failed or was breached by hackers? We cover the main IT security issues you need to be aware of.

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IT security - overview

How would you cope if your IT system failed or was breached? We cover the main IT security issues and how to protect against them.

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Securing your IT system - overview

From customer details to financial records - your business will have lots of important data. We look at how you can protect it, wherever it is stored.

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Your security plan - overview

An IT security plan is key to protecting your IT system from security threats. This summary explains why and how to create a security plan.

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Internet security - overview

The internet can be the single largest security risk to your business. Our summary explains how to protect your business online threats.

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Business data protection - overview

Data protection helps secure your key business data and comply with the rules. Our overview looks at data protection rules and how to protect data.

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Data protection: your obligations

The Data Protection Act lays down strict rules about the use of personal information. There are significant fines for failure to follow the rules.

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Find the right backup methods

Data backups are essential to your business and an important part of disaster planning. But what methods should you use to back up your critical data?

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Five key website security checks

You’ve spent months building your website. Have you checked for common security problems that could leave your website open to a preventable attack?

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Keeping your data safe

Good data security means understanding what data you hold and how you store and use it, as well as having robust security procedures. Our guide.

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Preventing IT disasters - checklist

If the thought of a computer breakdown gives you cold sweats, you need to take steps to minimise the risks. These steps can help safeguard your IT.

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Security and anti-virus software FAQs

IT security is a serious issue for any business holding sensitive personal information or data. We answer the most frequent IT security questions.

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Do you need mobile security software?

You know it’s a good idea to have security and anti-virus software on your computers. But, do you need security software for your mobile devices too?