All posts tagged "data security"

  • What are the benefits of data scraping for business?

    What are the benefits of data scraping for business?

    Data scraping is the term used to describe the act of identifying and extracting data from websites. It’s also known as web harvesting or web data extraction. In fact, data scraping can be done manually,...

  • The 5 biggest threats to business cybersecurity

    The 5 biggest threats to business cybersecurity

    Whether you run an SME or are part of a multinational conglomerate, the most prevalent (and terrifying) threat to businesses over the past decade has been, without a doubt, cybersecurity. As new technologies drive innovation...

  • Growing scams your business should be aware of

    Growing scams your business should be aware of

    Scammers are getting increasingly smarter in their attempts to steal your money or personal information, so it is imperative that you be aware of their tactics. People often assume this would not happen to them,...

  • The biggest recent hack attacks and how to protect yourself

    The biggest recent hack attacks and how to protect yourself

    There is no doubt that as websites and the internet become the drivers of business and commerce, there are some inherent risks which also come along the way. There is the real and big threat...

  • How small business can defend against GDPR

    How small business can defend against GDPR

    GDPR may be the biggest current buzzword for everyone involved in business, especially as the countdown to 2018 looms, but there really shouldn’t be any reason to fear. May 2018 will introduce tighter rules surrounding...

  • Big data: What it is and why it matters

    If you’re part of a large-scale company, you’ve probably hear the term “big data” thrown around once or twice. Even if you’re not, you’re probably aware of the term and the recent attention it’s received....

  • The 10 craziest ways hackers steal data

    The 10 craziest ways hackers steal data

    Cyber attacks are getting more prevalent and ferocious every year. According to Samir Kapuria, Vice President and General Manager of Symantec’s Cyber Security Services, there were over 27,000 reported cyber attacks in the first six...

  • Don't compromise your company's sensitive data. Use these secure tips

    Don’t compromise your company’s sensitive data. Use these secure tips

    If you and your employees all work with highly sensitive data on a daily basis, you need to ensure that you have the correct security practices in place. These ensure that the data and information...