Category Archives: Security

PROTECT THE PRIVACY OF YOUR BUSINESS

  Take protecting your business seriously! Do not share passphrases or keep sensitive business or customer data on computers outside your control. Administrators need greater access privileges than normal users so they can undertake activities that may impact several users or business processes. Avoid software that gives standard users the same access privileges as administrators.…
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PROTECT YOUR NETWORK AND DEVICES

You keep your home and office free of pests—do the same for your business systems. Having antivirus software that is updated regularly is a good start, as well as setting your systems to automatically update software. Did you know that mobile phones and tablets may provide access to your sensitive business information? Insist workers lock them…
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BACK-UP YOUR DATA TO THE CLOUD

You insure your house, health, car, life and physical business assets, but can you replace your lost or damaged business data? Not backing up your data can cost you your business. WHAT IS BUSINESS DATA? It includes accounting files, invoicing and quoting systems, letters and emails, information and resources, and even your website files. Regularly…
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Why Small Business Cyber Security Matters

Big changes to Australia's Cyber Security laws this month February 2018 we will see a change in the laws that affect our personal information. The new law will require all businesses turning over 3 million dollars or more to report any data breach to the public as well as the office of the Information Commissioner.…
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