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Whose responsibility is public cloud security?

Posted by Business Development Manager - Datacentre Solutions on 11-Jan-2018 11:52:47
We all know public cloud adoption is on the rise, with many organisations reaping the undeniable benefits of greater IT efficiency, business agility, scalability and cost savings. Yet for many, security remains the key barrier to adoption and a substantial concern. This might not seem too surprising given the range of threats that face firms today – from data stealing malware to ransomware and spear phishing attacks. Read article

Krackdown on the Krack security vulnerability

Posted by Consultant on 03-Nov-2017 11:42:38
WPA2 is the protocol that secures all modern protected Wi-Fi networks. Recently there’s been a great deal of concern after Mathy Vanhoef of KU Leuven published a microsite describing research that suggests an attacker within range of a victim can exploit certain weaknesses using key reinstallation attacks. Read article

Equifax breach highlights need for data to be located in UK

Posted by Consultant on 22-Sep-2017 09:55:04
‘Biggest in history’ breach has lessons for UK businesses In an announcement after normal business hours on Friday 15 September, credit reference giant Equifax made the astonishing admission that 400,000 UK consumers’ details may have been compromised as part of a massive security breach that took place between May and July 2017. Read article

Brexit, GDPR and UK data protection

Posted by Consultant on 18-Sep-2017 11:59:36
What do UK firms actually need to do? At Vohkus we’re getting more and more customers asking about GDPR. And the government’s data protection proposals since the Queen’s Speech have only confused them more. As the next round of Brexit talks gets under way, there’s been a lot of talk about what legal jurisdictions will apply in future. What few people seem to be pointing out is that there is still important EU legislation waiting in the wings which will have a widespread effect on British businesses. Read article

Backup strategies for the modern data centres

Posted by Business Development Manager on 15-Jun-2017 17:15:52
Backup products have had to adapt Think of backup and you probably picture long overnight batch jobs – possibly still to tape – with recovery times that are not really up to scratch in terms of modern disaster recovery. Read article