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How to Create a Cyber Security Culture in Your Business

by Powernet - Jun 2, 2020

There is no doubt that Cyber Security has become an essential component of every business today. Online attacks are on the rise and it is important to protect your workforce, clients and business. Did you know studies are showing that the average website is attacked 94 times per day? 

 

Here are some of our strategies in creating a cyber security culture. 

 

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, managed service provider, Data Security, Tech, IT support, IT Support Melbourne

Ransomware - Get The Facts

by Powernet - May 26, 2020

Ransomware is one of the most difficult cyber attacks to come back from, once your files are encrypted, if you don't have an unaffected, live backup, the options to recover your data are slim.


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TAGS: it security, cyber security, Data Security, remote workforce, IT support

Common Password Mistakes: Infograph

by Powernet - May 12, 2020

We all know the rules - don't use the same password, don't use identifiable information in your password, keep your password secure and don't share it, but we don't always follow them!

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, IT systems, risk, two factor authentication, passwords, Identity Theft, Data Security, Data Loss, IT support

What You Need to Know About Toll's Recent Cyber Attack

by Powernet - May 6, 2020

In a statement posted on Tuesday afternoon, Toll said that it was shutting down some of their IT systems on Monday after they detected unusual activity on one of their servers.

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, managed service provider, Data Security, Tech, IT support, IT Support Melbourne

Have you got the right IT support?

by Powernet - May 4, 2020

IT is the quiet department behind the scenes that is at the core of every business. When done right technology powers your business unnoticed, when done wrong it can cause irreversible damage.

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TAGS: it security, managed service provider, Data Security, Tech, work from anywhere, IT support, covid19, IT Support Melbourne

4 Simple Ways to Protect Your Home WiFi from Hackers

by Powernet - Apr 29, 2020

Most homes today will have at least one router connecting their family to the internet. Your router will have most likely come with wifi pre-configured providing you with a network name and password.

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TAGS: it security, cyber security, Data Security, Working from home, remote workforce, work from anywhere, IT support, covid19

The Top Five IT Change Management Tips for Non-Profits

by John Lane - Jan 27, 2020

Regular change is inevitable in the ever-evolving environment of ICT. Whether it be upgrades to existing infrastructure, or the introduction of new innovative business solutions, the process will involve change, which will need to be carefully managed with your staff and stakeholders.

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TAGS: Change management, Data Security, data

The Importance Of A Perfect Data Management Framework

by John Lane - Jan 6, 2020

Data is your most valuable asset, no matter what business you operate. For non-profits, it’s no different. Your data is the backbone of everything you do: it’s the names and contact details of all your donors, it’s the statistics on your reports, it’s the details behind each employee. Without data, you cannot measure the effectiveness of your efforts and you cannot analyse and plot your way forward.

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TAGS: data management, Data Security

Getting You Business Ready For 2020

by John Lane - Dec 9, 2019

The new year presents a landmark time that can represent a fresh beginning.

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TAGS: Data Security, data

How will Cloud Security Change for SMBs in Future

by John Lane - Oct 14, 2019

Keeping your data safe and readily accessible is probably one of your main concerns as a small or medium-sized business owner.

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TAGS: cyber security, Data Security, Risk Management