Cyber Essentials and Cyber Essentials Plus are a set of basic – but fundamental – security requirements which, if implemented correctly, can protect your organisation against 80% of common cyber attacks. Cyber Essentials is a government-backed scheme aimed at small to medium businesses. We covered the...

5 Resilience Benefits for a Newly Remote Working Environment Remember the long-ago working reality when seeking the support of your co-workers was a matter of visiting their cubicle for an impromptu knowledge-sharing session? Remember the unplanned conversations in the break room that not only provided clarity...

Facebook: Our staff can carry on working from home after Covid Facebook says its employees can continue working from home, even as other tech giants appear to be going off the idea. The social media company told the BBC it thinks remote work is "the future". People in...

Nova Innovation has created the first-ever electric vehicle (EV) charge point where drivers can ‘fill up’ directly with energy from the sea. The EV charge point is located at Cullivoe harbour on the island of Yell in Shetland, where Nova’s tidal turbines have been powering homes...

Microsoft Teams Microsoft Teams added some new features to improve user experience, with some additions directed at meeting organizers and teachers. A new attendance report feature is being added that allows the meeting organizer to download an attendance report after a meeting has ended. The new participants...

Microsoft Teams will soon allow admins to control how much bandwidth it gobbles up Microsoft is working on a new feature for its online collaboration platform Teams that will help ensure the service performs consistently, irrespective of the user’s location. As per an entry to the product...

NHS Trusts still not ready for WannaCry-like cyber-attacks In 2019, based on information obtained via a series of Freedom of Information requests sent to 159 NHS trusts, security firm Redscan found that the NHS was grappling with an alarming rise in the exodus of IT leaders...

With cyber attacks on the rise, during this blog series we have explored the potentially catastrophic consequences of your Microsoft 365 account being breached, how to secure it to avoid this happening, and some of the security options, the risks they tackle, and how to...

Small business owners/managers have a lot to stay on top of, the pressures of which have only been accentuated by the unprecedented year we have all experienced due to COVID-19. Nevertheless, the security of your data should always be at the forefront of your concerns. Most...