15 May 2017
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Protect Your Organisation from WCry Ransomware

Posted by Stephen Dodge

For News Security Business Continuity

Hitting the media headlines over the weekend, WCry is a highly virulent strain of a self-replicating ransomware, infecting over 230,000 hosts in over 150 countries and impacting such far-flung organisations as our NHS, Chinese universities, Hungarian and Spanish telcos, and the Russian Interior Ministry.

 

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25 Jan 2017
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The ransomware epidemic: how to defend your business

Posted by Dan Thomas

For News Security Business Continuity

Ransomware has become a big security threat to business. With over half of UK organisations reportedly targeted in the last twelve months and cyber criminals using increasingly advanced methods, safeguarding against these attacks is vital.

So how can you defend your business-critical data and your corporate wallet? We decode the threat…

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22 Jan 2016
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The problem with passwords

Posted by Mark Thomas

For Security News

Yet again this week, password security is under the spotlight.

The media is taking the subject by storm, with new reports from a variety of sources highlighting the extent of the problem.

As a nation, we are incredibly bad at creating secure passwords. With the top of the worst being ‘123456’ and the word ‘password’ itself, we really are leaving ourselves vulnerable to malicious attacks.

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18 May 2015
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BT announces date for end of ISDN

What does the end of ISDN mean for UK businesses? Read the interview with Richard Holbrook, Bistech’s Technical Director.

BT has announced a target date of 2025 for completing the migration of all ISDN and PSTN customers to IP. Whilst 10 years may feel like a long time, in real terms the migration process will need to begin soon if this timescale is to be met.

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