March 11, 2020

As Windows 7 disappears into the sunset (best operating system yet). Microsoft decided that with Windows 10 it would change its VPN client.

Lets just get this out of the way though, the Windows 7 VPN client wasn't broken so I'm not sure why they decided to fix it. The i...

March 5, 2020

Corona Virus Manchester 2020 Simple Steps To Help Make Your Business More Resilient

The Corona Virus has arrived in Greater Manchester and for the foreseeable future isn’t going away anytime soon. The fact is, sometime soon the Corona Virus will have a negative impact o...

April 27, 2018

Recently our old mail filtering product Maxfocus that we sold & managed for our portfolio of clients came to the end of its service.

We had to look for a new email antispam filtering & security service that was the best  for both our clients and for us to manage and tro...

April 11, 2018

Faceless gangs of criminals from all over the world may already have you in their sights. Organised criminals are now turning to cyber-crime as they shift from their traditional criminal activities.

By operating outside a country's jurisdiction, higher monetar...

March 23, 2018

After migrating to the latest version of Microsoft Exchange 2016 with Giacom (Messagestream) and even though your outlook connects correctly, your iphone may not pick up the details automatically, which may also affect losing all your named contacts. Once you have dele...

August 8, 2017

After installing Remote Desktop Services recently for a client we found the portal wouldn't start correctly and we were presented with error 500.19. The solution was to do the following courtesy of 

-> Take IIS backup.
-> Open IIS

27 arrested in successful hit against ATM Black Box attacks

The efforts of a number of EU Member States and Norway, supported by Europol’s European Cybercrime Centre (EC3) and the Joint Cybercrime Action Taskforce (J-CAT), culminated in the arrest of 27 individuals link...

May 17, 2017

A great start to the week. Two new Cisco Meraki equipment installations going ahead as we upgrade business networks  to 100% centralized cloud management for security, networking, and application control. We have a 30/100 leased line ordered and a couple of FTTC connec...

May 15, 2017

WannaCry has this week caused havoc this weekend with at least 185,000 machines and rising in 100+ countries. Find out how Bitdefender is always on guard to protect your business.

May 14, 2017

The most important point here is that you need to take a proactive approach to your security. Educate your users to not open any suspicious emails or attachments. Never click on links within emails. Be vigilant and never get complacent. The fraudsters  are constantly w...

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