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Top tips to ward off cybercrime

Top tips to ward off cybercrime   Passwords: Ensure that passwords are strong and not easily guessed. Hackers will start out with password or password1 and will spend time working out your date of birth, mother’s maiden name etc. As they work their way through the list, as they get nearer to the correct password […]

Passwords, Passwords, Passwords! Security Starts With Passwords.

Passwords, Passwords, Passwords! Security Starts With Passwords. Passwords could provide the strongest link in your chain of security, so it’s critical to use   a strong password, the right length, the right combination of characters, and change it often. But what makes for a secure password?   In the same way we have keys for […]

SMEs & CyberCrime- 5 simple things an SME can do to stay secure

SMEs & CyberCrime- 5 simple things an SME can do to stay secure From securing your network, to reviewing physical access to PCs and educating employees on security, there are five important things you can do today to make your business more secure.   Business can be challenging: suppliers, customers, logistics and finance – all […]

CyberCrime – Whos Hacking You

CyberCrime: How Businesses Are Under Threat, And From Who? From Ransomware and Virus infection to the theft of your banking or customer data, who is trying to hack you and why? And if you know the who and why, you’ll be better prepared to stop them.   There are millions of pieces of malware at […]

CyberCrime & The Internet of Things

CyberCrime & The Internet of Things Connected devices will bring efficiencies and automation to our lives, but as we connect more and more devices, we are creating the opportunity for data to leak out, and nefarious hackers, to creep in.   Technology is changing not just the way we work, but how we spend time […]

CyberCrime and Insuring Against It

    The Cost of CyberCrime and Insuring Against It The impact of a cyber-breach on a small business could be catastrophic and the cost mightn’t just be financial. Reputation and operations could all threatened if a business is the victim of CyberCrime, but insurers may provide some peace of mind with the more widespread […]

Cyber Security on ISME Autumn Briefing Agenda

Magnet are delighted to be delivering keynote speeches on Cyber Security for SMEs to ISME members nationwide at the ISME Autumn Briefing sessions nationwide this September. These free sessions have been designed to give sound practical advice and to stimulate ideas on how to manage successfully and profitably. Participants will benefit from free expert advice […]

Ailish O’Connor and Louise McKeown Appointed in Director Roles

Magnet Networks has made two key internal promotions within its sales division, with Director roles going to two long-standing female members of staff. Louise McKeown, former Head of Enterprise Sales, is the new Corporate and Business Sales Director responsible for leading the company’s corporate sales team and growing new business relationships.  McKeown leads the Magnet […]

Magnet Protect Launched at Cyber Security Briefing

Outsmarting hackers and hi-tech criminals that mine computer networks for financial gain is no easy task and Irish SMEs have never been more vulnerable to cyber threats. The frequency of cyberattacks against Irish businesses has risen from 25% in 2012 to 44% currently, considerably higher than the global average of 32%; and associated cost has jumped too. […]

Magnet Hosting Cyber Security Briefing in the Aviva Stadium

Magnet are hosting a Cyber Security Briefing on June 15th in The Aviva Stadium to celebrate the launch of Magnet Protect. The breakfast briefing kicks off at 7:15am, includes a complementary full Irish breakfast and is free to attend. Click here to register.   Keynote speakers on the day include; Pat Moran, Head of Cybercrime […]