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Is your website showing as a security risk to consumers?

Date: 25 November 2019

By: Dan Thornton, Yell Business

Why every business might have a 3D printer in the future

Date: 21 November 2019

By: Jessica Foreman

An online shopper receives a site security warning and reconsiders making the purchase.
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Is your website showing as a security risk to consumers?

No business wants visitors to their website to get a worrying security warning. This simple improvement is quick to do and worth its weight in gold.

Date: 25 November 2019 By: Dan Thornton, Yell Business

A couple sit on the sofa with their feet up streaming content through the internet
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How to stay safe when using the internet at home

We all like to feel safe at home but the truth is cybercriminals are just as likely to target you there. Read these tips to staying safe online.

Date: 11 October 2019 By: Zen Internet

Two website designers work on a laptop and tablet to build a secure website
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Tips for securing your WordPress website in 2019

WordPress is a simple and popular way of building a website. These tips will help you keep your WordPress site secure.

Date: 24 June 2019 By: Ben Hardy

A hacker sits in front of his laptop, stealing data from small businesses for profit.
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The rising wave of cyber crime: how to protect your firm

For hackers, the data held by your business is filled with the potential for quick, illicit profit. How can UK firms stay safe from cyber attack?

Date: 4 June 2019 By: Ben Stevens

A manager trains a new staff member on cybersecurity and how to recognise online threats such as phishing
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Phishing alert: how hackers make malicious URLs look trustworthy

We all know not to click on 'suspicious' links to stay cyber secure - but fraudsters could still be one step ahead. Phishing tricks to watch out for.

Date: 9 May 2019 By: Jessica Foreman

Business data loss
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Are you risking critical business data loss?

More than 50% of UK businesses risk losing their reputation, customers and income - simply by failing to protect their data. Are you one of them?

Date: 21 December 2018 By: Rob Stevenson

Securing your premises
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Securing your premises - three common mistakes

Finding out your business has been the victim of a break-in can be devastating. Make sure you avoid these common premises security slip-ups.

Date: 20 December 2018 By: Jamsheed Ali

Eight tips for choosing the right IT security solutions
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Eight tips for choosing the right IT security solutions

Small business security solutions shouldn't be any less effective than those for larger enterprises. The questions to ask when choosing yours.

Date: 5 October 2018 By: François Amigorena

Avoid disasters on your next IT project
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Avoid disasters on your next IT project

Running any project can be challenging - and there's no universal formula to guarantee success. How to lessen the odds of yours running off track.

Date: 2 October 2018 By: William Holeksa

Ecommerce - staying one step ahead of the hackers
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Ecommerce - staying one step ahead of the hackers

Online criminals prey on businesses that aren't properly protected. Follow these steps to make sure your ecommerce business is cyber secure.

Date: 6 August 2018 By: Victoria Harrison

GDPR compliance for freelancers and contractors
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GDPR compliance for freelancers and contractors

Freelance workers often have access to client data - and it's up to you to make sure you protect it properly. A quick guide to your responsibilities.

Date: 10 July 2018 By: Janthana Kaenprakhamroy

How to guard your digital content against piracy
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How to guard your digital content against piracy

If you sell digital content online it can be easy for someone else to redistribute it - profiting from your hard work. Keep your property safe.

Date: 8 May 2018 By: Anna Sainsbury

Blockchain, cryptocurrencies and the future economy
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Blockchain, cryptocurrencies and the future economy

Cryptocurrency has become a common buzzword in recent years - but what will it mean for businesses? Dean Anderson of Gamestatix explains.

Date: 16 April 2018 By: Dean Anderson

Make your website GDPR-compliant in 2018
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Make your website GDPR-compliant in 2018

Mike Blackburn of I-COM outlines the changes you will need to make in your business and on your website as GDPR is enforced from May 2018.

Date: 2 January 2018 By: Mike Blackburn

How to avoid WannaCry-style malware attacks as a small business
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How to avoid WannaCry-style malware attacks as a small business

How do you protect yourself, your business and your machines from malware like WannaCry? Here's some best practices to ensure you're protected.

Date: 30 May 2017 By: Duncan Hughes

Are smart devices spying on you?
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Are your smart devices spying on you?

A recent report by Wikileaks suggests smart #tech can be used as spying devices. We investigate the Vault 7 leak.

Date: 15 March 2017 By: Mark Ellis

Don't be predictable - why your passwords are all wrong
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Don't be predictable - why your passwords are all wrong

In today's digital age, creating strong passwords is crucial. We explore how to generate passwords that will take thousands of years to crack.

Date: 14 March 2017 By: Joe Turner

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