What does the SolarWinds cyberattack mean for you?
Below the flood of articles on COVID 19 and political tension in the US; you might have seen articles mentioning the SolarWinds attack, but what is it all about and why is it a big deal not only for the US but across the globe?
Rampant Office 365 Outages Blemish Microsoft’s Record
Over the past few weeks, there have been three widespread outages affecting all services across the Office 365 suite. Sporadic, limited outages are relatively common for services within the suite, but rarely does the entire service go down for multiple hours at a time. Looking at the outage that occurred on September 29, limited information… Continue reading Rampant Office 365 Outages Blemish Microsoft’s Record
Just how protected are you from the next generation of Ransomware threats?
Whether offered as a health & safety benefit to employees, or being forced upon you based on your location within Australia, there are very few businesses now who don’t provide some form of Work From Home capabilities in order to continue trading under the current circumstances. Whilst this can be a blessing for those employees… Continue reading Just how protected are you from the next generation of Ransomware threats?
Do you know where your data is? Lessons to be learned from TikTok
In this ‘Age of Data’ we find ourselves in, we’re constantly barraged by services looking to collect information. Whether this be seeking our feedback on an online purchase we just made or confirming our height and weight to setup a fitness tracker, our personal information is spread out in a complex web of multiple services.… Continue reading Do you know where your data is? Lessons to be learned from TikTok
Data Privacy: Who is listening to your private conversations?
Digital assistants such as Siri and Cortana are becoming increasingly convenient to use as the platforms mature. Many were led to believe this was through the power of Artificial Intelligence, but recent announcements from Facebook and Microsoft showed that’s not entirely the case. A great deal of buzz around privacy of online voice-based systems was… Continue reading Data Privacy: Who is listening to your private conversations?