Managed IT Services for Accounting Firms Technology has changed just about every industry there is, and that includes accounting and finance. With most client records now being stored in digital format has come both improved efficiency and a more urgent need for information security.
Has My Office 365 Account Been Compromised? (Telltale Signs & What to Do) Whenever a particular technology becomes popular, it also becomes a big target for hackers. Microsoft Office 365 is the most used cloud platform in the world, which has led to an alarming rise in account takeover (ATO)
Implementing Sensitivity Labels in Office 365 The average office can generate hundreds of new documents each month, but not all of them need to be safeguarded in the same way. Some documents might be public facing, such as sales brochures, while others might involve proprietary company information that should not
81% of Data Breaches are Due to Stolen Credentials… Tips to Protect Your Passwords Passwords have become the golden key that can get a hacker into a data treasure trove. They’re the most popular method of entry for hacking-related data breaches (81% of them) because if a hacker has a
The Vital Layers of Protection You Need in Your IT Security Strategy Businesses are facing more security threats today than ever before, and new types of cyberthreats are emerging all the time. From ransomware to phishing attacks to form jacking, companies have to be on their toes and employ
What Should I Do If My Office Has Just Had a Data Breach? Unfortunately, in this day and age data breaches are becoming common. And it’s not just large organisations like Capital One or Australian National University (both with breaches in 2019) that are targets. Small and medium-sized businesses are
How to Use Microsoft Secure Score to Improve Data Security Using cloud-based platforms, like Office 365, offers much more flexibility and mobility than the older computer-based software. But, with that increased ease of use comes the challenge of keeping a platform that can be logged into from anywhere secure.
Best Practices for Accounting Firms Navigating Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches Scheme It’s been a little over a year since the Notifiable Data Breaches scheme (NDB) was put into effect to regulate the notification and reporting of data breaches to both affected individuals and the Office of Australian Information Commissioner (OAIC).
The Right Tools Make All the Difference! Managed IT Security Tips to Keep Your Data Protected One of the positive side-effects of Australia’s Notifiable Data Breaches (NDB) scheme has been to make businesses more aware of the dangers and costs of a data breach so they can take steps to
How to secure your business smartphone in 5 minutes How much company data do you store on your smartphone? How much company data do your employee's store on their smartphones? When it comes to mobile device security, it's usually an afterthought. However more company data and business are now being done on