UK Universities & NHS hit by ransomware

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Next time you want to invoke a little bit of fear around your IT colleagues mention the word “ransomware”. But all joking aside, ransomware hacks, viruses and crimes are so effective that IT managers, technicians, businesses and law enforcement agencies have seen a steep increase in ransomware intrusions over the last 5 years. Universities in … Read more

Welcome to Essex

Essex

Situated northeast of London lies the beautiful seaside county of Essex. Stretching from Bishop’s Stratford and Harlow in the western interior to Clacton-on-Sea and Maldon on the eastern coast. Chelmsford is the anchor by being the only city in the county. The M11, A120, M25 and A12 all cut through Essex and can deliver a … Read more

Business IT Support – Free up your time

Business IT Support

Unless you are in the IT services industry yourself chances are that you would like to spend your working hours on doing what you do best. Growing your business and clientele base, learning more about your industry and honing the skills to make your company into a world class brand are all the things that … Read more

What’s so great about London anyway?

IT Support Company in London

Without a doubt London is at the epicenter of business when it comes to commerce in Europe. Businesses have been setting up shop by the Thames since the Middle Ages and not much has changed a thousand years later. Year after year new companies are created within London’s borders, why 2015 alone saw the birth … Read more

Is Your Business Safe? Server Negligence Is Making It Easy For Ransomware Attackers

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Three million. That’s the number of servers that are at risk right now around the world. The reasons why they are at risk are so obvious that it is almost laughable that they are at risk in the first place. But there is nothing funny about compromised systems and data being held for ransom. This … Read more

Shocking Statistics: 25% of all cyber attacks in the UK are ransomware

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If British businesses weren’t familiar with ransomware attacks they’re about to be. Security firm ESET has tracked a rising number of ransomware attack aimed at the UK. Using its LiveGrid telemetry, ESET was able to discern that 25 percent of all the UK’s cyberattacks were ransomware attacks. That puts the UK on top of the … Read more

Brexit implications for IT Security

brexit

In the world of cybersecurity it is often said that “chaos breeds opportunity”. Well nothing has caused more chaos within the last 12 months (by anyone not named Donald Trump) than Britain’s departure from the European Union (EU), colloquially known as Brexit. While Britons and Europeans alike are holding out their hands and shaking their … Read more

Amazing Support wins Runner Up for Best Customer Service in the FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards 2016 [Press Release]

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Amazing Support are so very proud to announce that we have won 2nd place (Runner Up) in the FSB Hertfordshire Business Awards 2016 for Best Customer Service. We were initially 1 out of 12 companies to have been nominated for this award and then 1 out of 6 to become a finalist. To then get 2nd place is massive … Read more