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    UK businesses subject to further EU cyber regulation

    With all the hype surrounding the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) you may have missed the equally important Security of Network and Information Systems (NIS) Directive, which aims to protect the economy and society from IT failures including the risk from cyber-attack.

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    Perception vs reality – an SMEs guide to cyber security

    Cyber security is a growing problem. In the last two months alone, some of the world’s biggest corporations have been hit by the worst cyber-attacks ever seen. But what’s the risk to an SME and where should it sit in their long list of other business priorities?

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    Cyber Security – Prevention is Better Than Cure

    Reported as a new variant of Petya ransomware, more news broke recently of continued cyber-attacks against businesses and organisations worldwide. Here’s how you can reduce the risk to your business.

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    Enhanced Ransomware Protection for Air-IT Clients

    Having launched version one of our bespoke ransomware tool last November we’re now enhancing the solution to detect, limit and block the spread of malware at end user level which we’re rolling out for every managed client during 2017.

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    WannaCry Ransomware: aftermath of a global cyber-attack

    As well as hitting NHS England, and spiralling the healthcare system into a state of emergency, the recent Wannacry ransomware attack affected 150 countries and more than 400,000 computers worldwide.

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    Defending our clients from Cyber Attacks

    In light of the recent WannaCry ransomware attacks, we’d like to remind all of our clients that we’re doing everything we can to keep them safe, not just from this event but thousands of threats.

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    WanaCrypt0r 2.0 Ransomware infects NHS England

    NHS England has been hit by a devastating cyber-attack. Dubbed as WanaCrypt0r 2.0 Ransomware, vulnerabilities found in outdated Windows XP operating systems has left the healthcare system in a state of emergency.

  • The Spread of Spora: A New Breed of Ransomware

    A new strain of ransomware, Spora, has been described by security experts as one of the most sophisticated and professional samples ever seen. The virus, which was initially contained to Russia and its neighbouring countries, has now been detected in many other nations, including cases in the UK.

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    The 2017 Cyber-threat Landscape: is your business protected?

    2016 was yet another eventful year in the world of cyber-security. Many companies felt the damage to both finances and reputation that comes with an attack. As another year begins, leading security companies have begun to predict the nature of cyber-attacks in 2017 and the steps that businesses can take to protect themselves.