The Hallidays Team share their views on all the latest news and gossip in IT and technology.
WHAT DO YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT RANSOMWARE… “WannaCry”, the latest iteration of pervasive ransomware epidemic, became centre stage this weekend when it crippled 22 NHS trusts, and infected 200,000 trusts in 150 countries. Ransomware targeted 50% of organisations last year and predications for this year are that enterprise targeted Ransomware attacks will be become [...]
How much of a threat is Phishing to your business? Cyber Wise subscribers are constantly hearing the term ‘Phishing’, you’re probably getting bored of it as much as we are however there is great purpose as to why we keep reminding our users of it. Phishing is one of the greatest Cyber threats with more [...]
How will a small team in London fight online hate crime? I think it's safe to say that we have all witnessed online abuse over the years. Whether it be abusive comments on a Facebook post or Instagram picture, an offensive indirect tweet on Twitter, or a 12 year old making comments about your mother [...]
WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT WINDOWS 10 SECURITY When installing software we tend to just click along all set-up in a hurry to get to the install and play around on our new programmes or operating systems. Something we all do without a second thought is accept the terms of service immediately without giving [...]
Cybersecurity is becoming more and more vital every day, and it is frightening to know that despite the fact over 70% of the UK population use computer devices that barely anyone knows the simple ways of keeping their files and data secure. With Malware becoming more frequent and dangerous every day, it is vital that [...]