02 November 2018

October is Cyber Security Awareness Month, which means organisations should be considering their current cybersecurity measures in an effort to prevent data breaches and cyber threats. The need to improve cybersecurity has also been amplified since results from the Cyber Security Breach Survey 2018 established that 43% of businesses have…

01 November 2018

Ghost tenants is the term used to describe somebody who is living at a property unofficially, which may be an official tenant’s guest, which can be very problematic for landlords.  The most common occurrences of ghost tenants usually involves either an illegal squatter or unauthorised sub-letting, which is when the…

26 October 2018

Debt-recovery or credit-collection agents are utilised by numerous organisations in order to redeem a variety of different payments from debtors, whether that be for trade debts, rent arrears, parking charges, or even utility bills. Debt collection companies must obtain a consumer credit license from the Financial Conduct Authority, which is…

22 October 2018

  Experts believe that the greatest threat to an organisation is not its lack of cybersecurity, it is actually the employees who tend to cause the most damage. This comes after 77% of survey respondents indicated that regardless of training and adherence to company policies, it is actually employees that…

09 October 2018

Intellectual property (IP) is an organisations ownership of a unique concept, which could come in the form of a new invention or product, branding or even a trademark name. Small companies, in particular run the risk of competitors stealing their IP, resulting in loss of market share. Therefore, it is…

01 October 2018

Recently, cyber criminals have become more focused on intellectual property due to its prolonged benefits, resulting in them targeting industries such as the manufacturing sector, which is the third most targeted industry for cyber-crime. The manufacturing industry is also not obligated to report breaches unlike the healthcare, financial, and retail…

28 September 2018

  As cybercrime continues to rise affecting several large organisations who have had their personal data accessed or stolen, it is now vital that everyone considers and evaluates the best cybersecurity solutions to protect their business. Recently, both small and medium organisations have been urged by the Business Fraud Prevention…


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