Five questions for boards to ensure a cyber-safe organisation

Cyber attacks are a constant threat for businesses, however, the COVID-19 pandemic even further heightened this threat and emphasised the importance of cyber security for directors. The number of cyber security breaches in Australia rose 16% in the first half of 2020, compared to the same period last year, and COVID-19 has been a significant…

Why your SMB IT Provider is Failing in Cyber Security

Over the past twelve months, I’ve been working quite closely with a cyber security consultant (Corch from Shogun Cybersecurity), which has fundamentally changed how I think about IT and cyber security in an organisational context. I’ve always been fascinated by the topic of Cybersecurity, and over the last 10 or so years I have absorbed every…

Three Top Tips for the Cloud

My Three top tips Pick a productivity platform.  Get the right tools. Protect your business. One – Office 365 or G Suite Both Office 365 and G Suite provide the power of $100’s of dollars of cloud apps, in a single unified platform. Most businesses are on Office 365, however other businesses might prefer the…

Is your password a problem?

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Why your business…and your people…need to start protecting passwords with their life…literally! Sound a bit dramatic? We meant it to! Why? Because every day, more and more, password compromises and breaches are, at best, blocking productivity and people’s ability to get their jobs done, and at worst, threatening the very existence of businesses, their financial…