Understanding Cybercrime

By Stuart Burrows, Operations Manager at EBC Group

Posted 13 Apr 2016

For businesses that frequently use the Internet as part of their day-to-day operations without adequate protection, will almost certainly acquire some form of malware or computer virus, with more than 317 million new pieces created last year alone.

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Ransomware, and an approach that could help

By Craig Hawker, Web Services and Development Consultant at EBC Group

Posted 17 Mar 2016

In case you’ve not heard of it, ransomware is a term used to describe a particularly nasty set of software which has been making the rounds for the last couple of years.

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Windows server 2003

By Faisal Iqbal, Technical Director at EBC Group

Posted 14 Jun 2015

I blogged last year that Microsoft was due to end support for Windows Server 2003 software; today is the day support ends (July 14th). Security experts have warned IT professionals that if they are yet to migrate off the platform that they will need to put extra mitigations in place to keep systems safe from attackers.

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