Rock IT Update On Current IT Issues – Information & Advice
MB+M brings you an important update from our business partner Rock IT, a leading supplier of IT Managed Services. Rock IT Update On Current IT Issues – Information & Advice provides information on current issues that individuals and businesses should be aware of, principally Cybersecurity.
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Rock IT Update
We hope that you and your family are doing well at this time.
With working from home continuing for the foreseeable future for many, it’s important for you to remain vigilant when working online.
Your home network is likely less secure than your work network so this month we’ve included articles to help you manage this. Check out our security tips for working from home, tips to protect your personal online life and tips on social media.
Phone-based scams are very common with criminals claiming to be from a company like Telstra who will attempt to gain control of your computer. Simply hang up if you a receive a call such as this.
If you’re ever in doubt about who you’re talking to, hang up and call back on the advertised number. At least that way you can be sure you’re talking to the right people.
4 Cyber Security actions you should do today:
- Implement our base security package of Multi-Factor Authentication & additional anti-virus and anti-malware software
- Ensure you have unique passwords across all of your online accounts
- Book a Cyber Security Awareness training session – it’s free!
- Start a Rock IT Cyber Security Assessment
Included in this newsletter are a series of articles to help you better manage your security.
Stay safe in the physical and virtual world!
– The Rock IT team
Cyber Attack defence at home
With so many of us working from home, we thought it important to share some tips with you about how to keep yourself safe from cyber attack…
8 Steps to better Cyber Security
These tips were developed to help individuals to stay secure when socialising, working or browsing the net, and created to minimise the risk of falling victim to cyber-criminals..
Digital cheating on the rise
With students forced to study at home, it was inevitable that cheating would rise. Read what teachers are doing to combat digital threats here…
Keeping videoconferencing safe
While working from home, more people are turning to Zoom software as an effective way to keep in contact with employees and customers. It’s not without it’s security risks…
Who has access to your data?
More and more companies need to be aware of exactly “who has access to your critical data” and for a business your accounting technology. Data breaches or loss can be a critical issue for businesses, so it is important to be diligent…
Social Media can be secure!
Did you know that you can turn on encryption in Facebook Messenger, to make sure your conversations are always 100% private? Click below to find out how…
There is a lot of information above, so we suggest you focus on the area of interest first.
If you have questions, or need help with the financial side of your business, then give MB+M a call and speak to one of our expert Business Services advisers. You can contact us at 03 5821 9177 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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