Wannacry? Keep calm by taking action is preferable

I don’t need to go over the impact on multiple organisations of the recent ransomware attack, known as Wannacry. You can’t have missed it on the news. It wasn’t good. The cyber-security landscape is changing with the onset of advanced persistent threats (APT). These threats comprise multiple components, including malware and botnets. APTs can [...]

By |2017-11-28T16:38:43+00:00May 26th, 2017|Blog, Cyber-security|

Protecting your organisation from the recent ransomware outbreak

By now you’ll be aware that a significant ransomware outbreak started towards the end of last week. The exploit, known as WannaCrypt or WannaCry, affected many organisations around the world. Guidance and steps We’ve updated the systems we manage to protect our customers and will continue to proactively manage this and other security risks. As patches are [...]

By |2017-11-28T16:43:05+00:00May 15th, 2017|Cyber-security, News|

Important information regarding the current malware outbreak

The malware outbreak that is dominating headlines and affecting organisations across the world right now is a variation of common ransomware applications. This exploit is referred to as WannaCrypt or WannaCry. Nature of the malware Attacks Some of the attacks we are observing use common phishing tactics including malicious attachments in emails. Once the [...]

By |2017-11-28T16:45:52+00:00May 13th, 2017|Cyber-security, News|

4 ways Osborne’s Autumn statement will affect our digital industry

Innovate UK Grants Innovate UK, a government agency who work with people, companies and partner organisations to find and drive technology innovations capable of growing the UK economy, will have its funding maintained in cash terms. After creating nearly 35,000 extra new jobs in the UK and adding £7.5billion to the UK economy since [...]

By |2017-09-12T08:18:27+01:00December 3rd, 2015|Blog, Cyber-security|