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‘Take Your Pick’ by the National Cyber Skills Centre

The National Cyber Skills Centre and ISO Quality Services Limited are collaborating on a 12 week series of articles, made available free their respective websites, to raise awareness for SMEs on how the adoption and adherence to a recognised industry or international standard provides the levels of information security and governance expected in today’s business world. Within a business there will be a…


ISO Quality Services Ltd & National Cyber Skills Centre announce collaboration

Organisations of all shapes and size continue to grow, to evolve, and to move into new markets. With this comes a need to meet criteria and legislation that may have not been initially planned for. This is especially the case when it comes to the subject of information technology and the security of data produced,…


Ransomware and steps to help protect your business

Ransomware is now the most lucrative form of Malware in history. A new report from Malware Bytes now suggests that last year 54% of UK businesses were targeted with an attack.  Ransomware describes when an attacker has the means to lock your computer and devices or encrypts files so that they cannot be accessed. Your attacker…


Is Pokémon Go a ‘No Go’ for businesses?

Pokémon fever has (re-)swept the nation following the release of an augmented reality app, allowing users to catch Pokémon in their own back yards and beyond. It’s been installed 15 million times and currently has more daily users than WhatsApp, Instagram and Tinder. In the US, people are now spending more time on the geo-caching game than…


There’s now no excuse for Worcestershire businesses not to protect against cyber-attacks!

The growth of all things digital has been an important catalyst for many companies. This growth has however brought with it new risks such as data fraud and/or theft, as well as privacy issues. These risks can have a financial knock on all businesses as they seek to protect themselves and the information that they hold….