How do I protect my business from a cyber attack?

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A question we get asked a lot by customers, contacts, friends and new business clients is how to protect your business from a cyber attack. The answer is complex and there is no quick fix or definitive list that works for every company alike.   Every business has a unique makeup and design of their … Read more

A cyber-attack could stop the country

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Superfast 5G mobile broadband will power smart cities and the internet of things (IoT) devices, but as more and more get connected, telecoms security advisors warn that cyber-attacks could increase in severity and in frequency. Smart homes adds to the risk Homes are getting smarter with smart cars, thermostats, video doorbells, internal and external cameras, … Read more

Phishing Testing To Train Your Employees

We’re very pleased to announce that, in assocation with Webroot, we have launced an amazing new service. Phishing Testing with Security Awareness Training (SAT) enables us to send out a customised, real-world spam phishing email that seeks to collect valuable information from your employees. For example, their username, email address and network password. Don’t worry, … Read more

CompTIA UK Channel Community Conference 06/18

It was fantastic to attend the latest CompTIA UK Channel Community Conference in Birmingham last week. We also had pleasure in our Director, Jamie, who spent time talking to the IT community about how we grew our business, the successes, the failures, the high high’s, the low low’s before introducing his good friend Marcus Cauchi from … Read more

We’re giving Cyber Security Lunch ‘n’ Learns

Criminals continually find new ways to exploit business networks, steal and ransom sensitive data and financial assets. It’s more crucial than ever to understand if your business is exposed to cyber security threats and then to do something about it. We’re going around London and Hertfordshire giving businesses Cyber Security Lunch ‘n’ Learns to improve cyber … Read more

Achieving HM Cyber Essentials through Self-Assessment – Part 3

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If you missed part 1 & 2 on our series about HM Cyber Essentials, you can read those here and here.   Part 3 – The 10 Steps to Cyber Security Step 1 explains why an information risk management regime is central to an organisation’s overall cyber security strategy as organisations continue to rely on … Read more

Amazing Support answers CompTIA Cyber Essentials Pledge

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Amazing Support answers the CompTIA Cyber Essentials Pledge and raises the standard of the IT and IT security industry by achieving the HM Government Cyber Essentials certification. Amazing Support pledged to the CompTIA UK member and partner community conference in June 2017 in Liverpool that they would be certified before the 25th May 2018 GDPR deadline. … Read more

Achieving HM Cyber Essentials through Self-Assessment – Part 2

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If you missed part 1, you can read that here.   Part 2 – The Basics The Cyber Essentials scheme was developed by government and industry to fulfil two specific functions: To make a clear statement regarding the basic controls that all organisations should implement so that they can mitigate the risk from common Internet-based … Read more

Achieving HM Cyber Essentials through Self-Assessment – Part 1

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Part 1 – The Cyber Essential Levels Cyber crime continues to pose a valid and growing threat for every business, large or small. In direct response to this threat, the UK HM Government began working with IASME (the Information Assurance for Small and Medium Enterprises consortium) and the ISF (the Information Security Forum) in June … Read more

December Link Roundup

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With the ever-changing landscape of IT security, it’s important to stay current. Every month, Amazing Support brings you a link roundup of relevant news and articles in the interest of keeping our customers and readers fully informed on what new or recurring security dangers exist on the internet, whilst offering the best possible solutions to maintain … Read more

September Link Roundup

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With the ever-changing landscape of IT security, it’s important to stay current. Every month, Amazing Support brings you a link roundup of relevant news and articles in the interest of keeping our customers and readers fully informed on what new or recurring security dangers exist on the internet, whilst offering the best possible solutions to maintain … Read more

The affluent village of Radlett

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South of St. Albans and northeast of Watford lies the high-brow village of Radlett.   This small village in Hertfordshire county is accented by many detached homes with large manicured lawns.  The property size and an air of exclusivity have attracted affluent individuals from all over to settle and make their home in Radlett.  Unsurprisingly, … Read more