Cyber-crime is a real threat. And cyber-criminals are constantly attacking your inbox, hoping you’ll slip up, click on a bad link, and give them access to everything they need to steal from you.

But make no mistake, email isn’t the only way cyber-criminals can attack you.

Because of people’s vigilance to email attacks, cyber-criminals are constantly switching it up. Some of the latest attacks are browser based.

This can include fake installs of software. And download links that look like the real deal.

That’s why it’s important to look out for this type of scam. And have the right security in place to protect you, as it’s sometimes too easy to be tricked.

Stopping fake software requires a robust combination of strong antivirus/malware software and computer restrictions which stop people from installing or making system changes to the computer without a master username and password.  Simply by setting this up you can stop 99% of malicious software from every infecting your computers.

We also offer internet security filtering which checks all internet sites being requested by your computers, and if a known malicious website is trying to load on any of your computers it will block the page immediately, keeping your systems safe.

Technological security solutions are great, but you cannot beat staff cyber security awareness training, which trains your staff on what to look out for, and to spot the usual signs of cyber criminals trying to gain access to your computers.

For more information about what type of protection you should have on your devices, get in touch with us today.