TLS encryption v1.2 now the only encryption in Office 365

To provide best-in-class encryption to customers, Microsoft plans to discontinue support for Transport Layer Security (TLS) versions 1.0 and 1.1 in Office 365 from October 31st 2018. Now although these TLS versions have no known security issues, due to the potential for future attacks and other TLS vulnerabilities, they have made the decision to stop … Read more

Basics of the General Data Protection Regulations (GDPR)

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The year 2017 is on its way to becoming the worst year in our history for cyber attacks. From threats that begin internally to creative ransomware and onward to the vast industrial Internet of Things, businesses and security experts all agree that this year there are going to be more creative and devastating attacks than … Read more

CASB: The Final Cloud Security Solution

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With the advent of more and more malware and viruses attempting to attack your business from seemingly the far corners of the earth, many are recommending cloud computing as the best way to keep your business safely running while making absolutely positively sure your data stays safe and secure. Of course, the malware and virus … Read more

Even with Dropbox you still need to be prepared for a disaster

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Nowadays, file sharing such as Dropbox is almost indispensable. Not only is it available on a variety of operating systems, but all of your data can also be accessed from desktops, tablets and smartphones 24/7/365. So should you backup your Business Dropbox? We say yes. Most businesses use Dropbox and other file sharing tools on … Read more

5 Essentials your IT Support Company Should Cover for your Business

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The average IT Support contract can be baffling for the lay person. It’s easily to get lost in a bunch of jargon. It’s possible that you don’t even know what your business is actually covered for. Here’s some aspects that should be covered on your support contract. If you are aren’t, then you should ask your support … Read more

August 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

Cryptolocker – Its threat, its legacy and why you should still keep your guard up

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In the summer of 2013 a seemingly harmless trojan started infecting Windows computers and when it was taken down 9 months later it had succeeded to extort $3 million dollars from victims. Cryptolocker used the existing Gameover ZeuS botnet and a host of infected email attachments to spread itself all over the internet. When it … Read more

Business Cloud File Storage And The 2 To Watch This Year

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It doesn’t matter what type of business you run, information storage and security can make or break you.  This becomes more and more true as the business gets bigger and bigger.  Legally speaking, it has never been more important to protect your data and your clients data from peering eyes. Data storage devices come in … Read more

File-sharing just got easier, better, and cheaper [Announcement]

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We’ve been file-sharing with our clients for years. If you’ve got the right service – *cough* Dropbox *cough* – it makes sharing the right files with the right people fast, simple, and secure. It’s way better than email attachments that might not get through. We already use Dropbox to safely and quickly share files with … Read more