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Need to Show the Tangible Value of Cybersecurity? Here’s How

You cannot overstate the importance of cybersecurity. Especially in an era dominated by digital advancements. Businesses and organizations are increasingly reliant on technology to drive operations. This makes them more susceptible to cyber threats. 66% of small businesses are concerned about cybersecurity risk. Forty-seven percent lack the understanding to protect themselves. This leaves them vulnerable…

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How Could Your Business Be Impacted by the New SEC Cybersecurity Requirements?

Cybersecurity has become paramount for businesses across the globe. As technology advances, so do the threats. Recognizing this, the U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission (SEC) has introduced new rules. They revolve around cybersecurity. These new requirements are set to significantly impact businesses. These rules are a response to the growing sophistication of cyber threats. As…

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Top 7 Cybersecurity Risks of Remote Work & How to Address Them

Remote work has become increasingly popular in recent times. It provides flexibility and convenience for employees. Additionally, telecommuting reduces office costs for employers. Many also cite productivity benefits due to fewer distractions. Research shows a 56% reduction in unproductive time when working at home vs. the office. But there are some drawbacks to working outside…

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7 Advantages of Adopting a Defense-in-Depth Cybersecurity Strategy

Cybersecurity threats are becoming increasingly sophisticated and prevalent. In 2022, ransomware attacks jumped by 93%. The introduction of ChatGPT will only increase the potential damage of cyber-attacks. Protecting sensitive data and systems requires a comprehensive approach. One that goes beyond a single security solution. This is where a defense-in-depth cybersecurity strategy comes into play. In…

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Cyber Essentials – 8 Reasons Belfast Businesses Should Have It

Outsourced I.T. companies like Wilson Computers, who support small businesses in Belfast and beyond, will usually use a variety of security tools to protect your systems. However there are many good reasons why your business would benefit from Cyber Essentials Certification. 1. Dramatically reduce your risk from cyber attacks Many of the systems we use…

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Benefits of Outsourcing IT Support?

Outsourcing computer services and IT functions, whether be it simple tasks or professional functions, has become common practice today with businesses in Northern Ireland. As it saves not only time but resources and money. And while many companies will be generally apprehensive in outsourcing most core functions, they are more than happy to pass over…

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The Password Scam

Password Scam – How Does It Work? Here at Wilson Computers we get contacted on a regular basis by businesses who are targeted by scams. Consequently, we see many different techniques that scammers use to try and extort money. Recently this “Password Scam” has became very prevalent and has been causing many un-due concerns. The…

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The Two Biggest Cyber-Threats

Here at Wilson Computers we monitor hundreds of computers in real time to protect our clients from a wide variety of malicious cyber attacks. Recently we have seen a surge in the two most common threats, ransomware and phishing. On a daily basis, local businesses just like yours are being scammed out of large sums…

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The Microsoft Scam

Microsoft DO NOT phone home users. If someone phones claiming to be from Microsoft, hang up straight away. Please refer this page to anyone you think might benefit, because it is important to get this message out there. Microsoft themselves state “Remember, Microsoft will never proactively reach out to you to provide unsolicited PC or technical…

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Picture this, you arrive into work and sit down at your desk.  There’s a big space where your keyboard, monitor and mouse used to be.  You have extra legroom where your tower once was and all that extra desk space!  Now let’s get down to work.  Time to check your calendar, login to your inbox,…

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Windows 10

Windows 10 Latest – What your business needs to know Windows 10 has been out for 5 months now and Microsoft are extremely keen for users to upgrade.  Users may have noticed the notification in the bottom right of their screen encouraging them to take the leap.  Some very observant users may even have noticed…

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