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Row Sentinel – Man on a Mission


He’s a man on a mission that has been on the bucket list for the last 30 years. This May, Ian Rivers will embark on a solo, unsupported row across the North Atlantic Ocean using only a sextant for navigation.…

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UK Cybersecurity Breaches: from 2020 to Now


It’s been a busy year for the online world of work. At the beginning of the UK lockdown last March, the majority of organisations were given the order to work from home where possible, or offer furlough to workers unable…

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How secure is Clubhouse

How secure is Clubhouse?


Clubhouse, the latest popular social networking app to grace the Apple store. Launched in April 2020, Clubhouse is an exclusive invitation-only app that allows its users to participate in audio-chats hosted in ‘rooms,’ allowing discussion on topics of users’ choice…

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‘How secure is…?’ The top Google search questions – answered.


On average there are 40,000 searches per second on Google. Interestingly, the highest ranked question that users ask is ‘what is my IP’ totalling a monthly average of 3,350,000 searches! The field of Google searches is vast, which is why…

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How secure is my VPN?

VPN Use in 2021 – How Secure is my VPN?


In the first half of 2018, there were 150 million attacks on mobile devices (VPN Geeks). A shift to remote working and the use of more personal devices for work undoubtedly has elevated that number, the consequences of which led…

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Employee Negligence, Remote Working and Data Security

Employee Negligence, Remote Working and Data Security


The recent attack on SolarWinds has been enough to prove that negligence remains one of the key causes in major breach incidents in our modern-day cyber world, accounting for 90% of data breaches (CybelAngel). It’s no secret that data breaches…

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BYOD Considerations

Making a Decision on BYOD


With many teams forced to adapt to remote ways of working, so too have the IT teams that defend networks and company data from outside attack – a task made difficult due to the radical speed in which businesses were…

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WhatsApp New Terms and Conditions

WhatsApp – what do the new changes mean?


WhatsApp has been on a long journey since its conception by founders Jan Kaoum and Brian Acton back in 2008. In the original version, all users could do was update their status bars to be seen by those in their…

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IT Predictions 2021

IT Predictions for 2021


You can’t argue that 2020 has been an active and busy year for the cyber community. If we are to cast ourselves back to this time last year, with IT and cybersecurity leaders casting their predictions for 2020, it is…

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2020 Cyber Incidents

12 Big Cyber Incidents of 2020


It’s no secret that 2020 has brought more than its fair share of troubling events. From the offset, the first half of the year saw a 35% increase in cyberattack volume, compared to the final half of 2019. So far…

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