Entries by Katie Mansell

What to do when hit by ransomware

Do you remember the WannaCry attack from May 2017?  How about the NotPetya attack in June 2017? While the WannaCry attack made national headlines, other attacks may have slipped your mind. But the $300 million lost by pharmaceutical giant Merck to NotPetya won’t be forgotten in a hurry. It goes without saying that businesses of […]

GDPR – 50 days and counting

The General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is being dubbed as “the greatest change in data privacy regulation in over 20 years”. It will replace the Data Protection Act 1998 and comes into play on May 25th 2018. With only a third of businesses said to be currently prepared for GDPR, many organisations are reportedly rushing […]

IT Security webex: How to protect your organisation

Our webinar brings you an update on IT security. With cybercrime on the rise, keeping your security strategy up to date is imperative to the protection of your organisation. And with the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) May 2018 deadline looming, data security is now critical to legal compliance. Watch our webinar with our resident IT security […]

Have your customers given consent?

As new technologies are developed, consumers have multiple devices and channels to interact via, allowing marketers to access more data than ever. However with the general data protection regulation (GDPR) deadline nearing, marketing departments must consider how they collect, store and process any data moving forward in order to meet the required level of GDPR […]

Rightsourcing: what is it and why do you need it?

Ok, so I made that up.  It doesn’t feature in the dictionary just yet, but my prediction is it’s only a matter of time. What is rightsourcing? In brief, rightsourcing is the process of deciding what it is you want and what your business actually needs. The analysis and decision process could focus on cost, […]