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Ridesharing company, Uber have been fined a huge £385,000 for the loss of UK customer data back in 2016, by The Information Commissioner’s Office. The data which included full names, addresses and phone numbers were stolen due to avoidable data security flaws. The company also did not alert their customers that their data had been… [MORE]

A little sleepy wood mouse recently found a new home in the Dalby Forest, Yorkshire and it’s not quite what you’d expect! The staff, who work at the natural beauty spot & activity centre in the North York Moors were stumped when the entry barrier was not working, leaving their guests locked out. The team… [MORE]

Accordingly to Facebook’s latest results, their user growth has slowed and their revenue has missed expected forecasts. The results found that an average of 1.49 billion people used the social media platform on a daily basis back in September – Showing an increase of 9% but it was still lower than expected figures. The social… [MORE]

We always keep our customers up to date with the latest cyber security news on our blog, so this time we thought we’d share some top tips to keep your business safe while online. Check out our top five cyber security tips below: Password Management: Password management is a great place to start when thinking… [MORE]

Yet again it has been another busy month for cyber criminals. From stealing guest data to communication specialists suffering a major breach, here’s the top cyber security news you need to know about from August: Butlins guests records stolen Popular UK holiday resort, Butlins suffered a huge data breach following a phishing email and the… [MORE]

The FBI has warned of a potential worldwide ATM hack which could see millions withdrawn from banks in a major operation conducted by those pesky cyber criminals. A confidential alert has been sent to banks warning of the so called ‘ATM Cashout’. In a report, the FBI advised that the hack could be imminent and… [MORE]

Important health records and other medical documentation were at risk of ill health due to a security bug! The records of almost a whopping 100 million patients were put at risk following major security issues on the popular patient management system, OpenEMR. The platform, which is one of the world’s most widely used platforms within… [MORE]

Ofcom has released their latest Communications Market Report and the results are really quite interesting. The report, which was published on 2nd August, details how communication services have changed over the past decade. The comprehensive study found that most people in the UK are completely and utterly dependent on their digital devices and require constant… [MORE]

That’s right; the home device Alexa is learning sign language thanks to developer, Abhishek Singh. We know what you’re thinking, surely that’s not real – Alexa can’t see! Well, it sure is! In the past few years, there has been a huge rise in the popularity of voice assistants however for the deaf community a… [MORE]

Last month saw the introduction of the new GDPR regulations but that certainly hasn’t stopped cyber criminals around the world with more and more breaches being reported daily. Here’s a round-up of the most important cyber security stories from June 2018: Facebook faced with Bug Facebook have been in the news yet again after the social… [MORE]

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