Remote working, once reserved for a select few, has now been the norm for much of the last year. Some people are loving it, some people are not, but one thing has become clear, for many it is here to stay. So, we want to make sure that at Carden IT Services, we are doing everything we can to make the remote work environment as seamless and efficient as possible for our clients.
Today’s cyber-criminals do not give up easy. While cybersecurity is a rapidly advancing field, so is cybercrime. Many bad actors have adapted their ransomware tactics to combat the latest ransomware defences.
Lockdown has seen the threat of cybercrime increase significantly. More of your team are working from more locations, sharing more data, and connecting from more devices, and using more remote access tools. Hackers are very aware of this and they know that all these new technologies and working methods leave your staff more vulnerable to phishing and social engineering attempts than ever before.
Active Directory – the login process that connects your computer and user accounts to the resources you use all day, every single working day.
In 2014 the UK government launched the Cyber Essentials scheme. This is a certification which asserts that companies who have qualified for Cyber Essentials are meeting the minimum required standards to be considered cyber secure.
There is absolutely no doubt that number and frequency of cyber-attacks is on the rise, and fast. With a Cyber Essentials certification, you can rest assured that you have completed all the recommended steps to offset the risk of a cyber-attack on your business.