It’s national backup day and while there seems to be a day for everything these days, this one is important.
If world events have taught us anything, it’s that being prepared is essential.
That’s especially true for businesses.Read More
A business continuity plan is designed to provide the blueprint your business needs to remain productive during a situation.
That situation could be anything from fire to flood and the plan must take into account as many potential situations as possible.
A plan that doesn’t have to cost much or require too much effort but that could genuinely help if the unexpected happens.Read More
Have you heard the term ‘Big Switch Off’ used in the media and around the office?
Wondered what it was and whether it would impact your organisation? If so, this is the post for you.
We’re going to discuss what the Big Switch Off is and how it will impact British businesses and non-profits.Read More
The new year has seen a rise in the number of enquiries into cloud communication, hosted desktop, VPS servers and cloud backups.
It gives us great confidence that things are on the right track for recovery and that companies are viewing 2022 with more positivity than the last couple of years.
But why choose Cloud Heroes rather than a global provider?Read More
BYOD, Bring Your Own Device, offers opportunities as well as challenges, especially for smaller businesses.
The rise of SaaS and cloud platforms has made bring your own device scenarios more popular than ever before. Companies can allow employees to access secure SaaS systems using their own devices, saving money and allowing staff to use devices they are comfortable with.
But BYOD also carries risk.Read More
The biggest vulnerability in any system is the person using it. People are fallible. We can be fooled, tricked and taken advantage of.
That’s what phishing is designed to attack.
But, with a little education, you and your teams can avoid the worst of these risks.
We want every charity, good cause, school and not-for-profit organisation to be safe.
This post will hopefully help with that.Read More
The 26th November is just around the corner, so we thought we would put together a few quick hints and tips to get your website ready for Black Friday 2021.
Black Friday and Cyber Monday are the biggest online shopping events of the year. Those looking to get early Christmas presents or just wanting to get themselves a bargain will be trawling the internet for the best deals.
If you’re taking part then you need to make sure your website is ready for the onslaught!Read More
We work with a lot of organisations in the charitable and not-for-profit space so we thought we would put together a quick guide to cyber security for anyone in that industry.
We find its important to understand why and how a breach could occur and then its simpler for organisations to prioritise what they need from a solutions perspective. If you know the reasons why, you can help to prevent a disaster should the worst happen and manage the situation with minimal disruption.Read More
Every SME should protect themselves against Cyber Crime, with it being National Cyber Security Month, we’ve put together a quick rundown of areas every SME should be addressing to prevent a breach.
The biggest threat currently are ransomware attackers, this type of cyber criminal effectively holds your data hostage until they get their ransom payment. They will often research organisations first, hacking into accounts data to see how much they can afford or they may just be interested in taking your data.
There are various ways these hackers can infiltrate your systems so here are the top areas every business should tighten up in…Read More
We’re seeing many phishing attacks doing the rounds and they are getting more and more sophisticated. In fact 83% of UK businesses are seeing them come in at least once a week.
It happens to even the most vigilant of people, so its important not to place blame. Having a sound awareness and continuity plan in place will ensure you’re prepared.Read More