Top Five Quick Cyber Security Fixes

1. Install a password checker on your browser like this one for Chrome* *other browsers are available. 2. Implement Two Factor Authentication whenever possible. Yes, it makes life a tinsy bit hard for you but think how much more difficult it is for those who shouldn't have access! [...]

2019-03-27T18:04:35+00:00March 27th, 2019|Consultancy, Cyber Security|

Cyber Essentials IASME or ISO27001

Need to know the difference between Cyber Essentials, IASME and ISO 27001? Want to know which is suitable for your organisation? Read on.. As a socially conscious organisation in today's cyber landscape keeping a handle on your cyber security is vital. A customer recently pointed out to me that it can be a bit [...]

2019-02-14T14:38:23+00:00February 12th, 2019|Consultancy, Cyber Security|

Blue Sky Thinks: August

  Blue Sky Thinks: August Newsletter Here are some of the topics we have been discussing at Blue Sky this month, if you want to discuss any of them further, then please get in touch: This month there has a been lots of info coming our way about IBM Watson and its use of A.I. to analyse data [...]

2018-09-07T08:38:11+00:00September 7th, 2018|Cyber Security, IBM, News, Newsletter|

Blue Sky Thinks: July

Welcome to the July Blue Sky Hosting newsletter – Blue Sky Thinks When it comes to IBM Notes and Domino, we're the experts. We've a wealth of knowledge and services to help with your Notes/Domino environment. Not sure you're Domino infrastructure is in tip top shape? Look no further than our cost effective IBM Domino Health Check service! Here are [...]

2018-08-16T12:16:53+00:00July 30th, 2018|Cyber Security, IBM, News, Newsletter|

Phishing for a Solution

Phishing emails have become a common threat, most of us see something daily that has all the hallmarks of a phishing email. Symantec have recently released an Internet Security report (https://resource.elq.symantec.com/LP=5840?cid=70138000000rm1eAAA ) that told us that “Spear-phishing emails emerged as by far the most widely used infection vector, employed by 71 percent of groups.”. Spear [...]

2018-06-26T07:18:40+00:00June 26th, 2018|Cyber Security, News|

Cloudflare Internet Summit 2018

What an entertaining and edifying day! I’m a fan of the services that Cloudflare deliver and after today run the risk of being a little infatuated. That said when Cloudflare launched I trialled their service and found it to be lacking but I was intrigued by the idea and that was enough to re-visit the [...]

2018-06-15T14:39:47+00:00June 15th, 2018|Cloud, Cyber Security, News|

Meltdown & Spectre

As an IT Professional for 20+ years, always with a keen interest in security the ‘Meltdown’ and ‘Spectre’ vulnerabilities aren’t exactly a surprise; it’s business as usual albeit with a wide reaching impact. Unless you’ve gone off-grid, shunning all computing equipment, you need to make sure you're patched. What has surprised me is how very [...]

2018-03-13T16:13:17+00:00January 5th, 2018|Cyber Security, News|