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Cyber Security: – shouldn’t be news – servers need regular patching

You should patch your server at least every thirty days…not only to achieve your Cyber Essentials Plus requirement once a year The benefits of the Government backed Cyber Essentials scheme as a first step to cyber security for your business are shared by the National Cyber Security Centre, The Information Commissioners Office and Devon and Cornwall…

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Cyber Essentials – how the 5 controls will help protect your business.

Cyber Essentials – what are the five key controls which protect businesses from 80% of common cyber threats Cyber Essentials is a government backed scheme. It is designed to be a first step to help organisations to protect themselves from 80% of the most common internet threats.  It covers five important controls areas. What are…

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Devon and Cornwall Police recommend Cyber Essentials for all businesses, public sector organisations and charities

Securious is really pleased to see that Devon and Cornwall Police are promoting the value of Cyber Essentials to businesses in the region to boost their cybersecurity and to protect themselves from the most common cyber threats. The Devon and Cornwall Police website provides comprehensive advice for businesses including how to protect themselves against cyber crime…

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ALERT from ACTION FRAUD businesses across the UK being extorted

Action Fraud has received several reports in the last 24 hours from businesses who have been sent online extortion demands from scammers threatening a cyber attack. The scammers who call themselves the “RepKiller Team” have been sending emails to businesses across the UK demanding payment of between £300-£500 in Bitcoins by a certain date and…

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Becoming Web Safe – SWCSC event hosted by The University of Exeter

A Cyber Resilience Seminar hosted by South West Cyber Security Cluster (SWCSC) and University of Exeter. Many thanks for University of Exeter for hosting a great event last night. Devon and Cornwall Police gave us an update on the regional cyber crime threats to businesses, along with a useful insight to some common threats currently…

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How much information should you disclose about your staff on your website?

Recently it has been reported by the Devon and Cornwall Police  on their cyber threat news, that there was phishing attempt on a business based in Plymouth, Devon.  “The emails purported to be from the CEO of the company and were directed to the Finance Department. They received the email on two occasions, both times…

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Becoming Web Safe – hosted by SWCSC and University of Exeter

A Cyber Resilience Seminar hosted by South West Cyber Security Cluster (SWCSC) and University of Exeter. Wednesday, 24 February 2016 from 17:30 to 19:30 Is your website secure? Do you know what questions to ask your web developer to make your website cyber resilient? No? This seminar will help. Company websites are integral to your…

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