Having an enormous network of interconnected computers is not without risk. With some computers connected to the internet operated by people with nefarious intentions, who will gladly gain unauthorised access to your machine and use that access for their own personal gain, what can you do to help keep your company’s most important information safe? Learn more in our latest blog post on cyber security!
There are several key points to consider when finding the right firm to manage the IT systems at your business. In this post we'll explore the key factors to consider when planning IT infrastructure and the technology powering the efficiency and optimum productivity of your team. Covering both hardware and software considerations, this blog post has everything you need to know about finding the right IT partner.
The age-old adage, ‘There is no such thing as a free lunch’, could well be adapted for the 21st century to ‘There is no such thing as free Wi-Fi.’ We have identified three of the most common ways in which cybercriminals can exploit public Wi-Fi networks and this blog post has everything you need to know about staying safe when accessing free public Wi-Fi.
Computer hardware and software upgrades are often not cheap, which can encourage business owners to put off upgrading systems, especially during times of economic uncertainty. While deciding against upgrades may help you save in the short term, this article examines how it could end up costing more in the long term!
By 2021 it is estimated that the annual costs of cybercrime will double to $6 trillion. With cyber criminals becoming increasing savvy and inventive with their attacks, we identify some of the most common security problems that businesses are currently facing in our latest blog post.
Both businesses and individuals have a constant security threat in the form of phishing attacks. These types of attacks are the most common threat online and unfortunately many have their data stolen without even realising it. Stay safer online with these tips on avoiding phishing in our latest blog!
Cyber-crime is one of the biggest growth industries of the tech-age and ensuring that your data, your computer and software stay safe should be a main priority. So, is all anti-virus software created equal and if not, what should you be demanding as standard as part of your anti-virus protection? Learn more on our latest blog post!
This post looks at two of the big players in the cloud storage world: OneDrive and Dropbox. We go into detail about the security credentials of both services and give our verdict on which platform should be the go to for cloud storage solution for businesses operating digitally today! Learn more on our latest blog post: OneDrive vs Dropbox!
Forgotten passwords can be inconvenient. This is where password managers come in. They store all of your passwords for you, so you don’t need to worry about forgetting them again, but they can also offer much more than that. A good password manager will also offer to generate secure passwords for you and then store them for ease of use later. Never forget a password again! Learn more in our latest blog post!
Our latest post from the NECL IT Blog explains why software updates are essential for your computer and other devices. We give honest, practical advice and guidance on keeping the software on your devices bang up to date and running the latest versions. Click the link above to read more!