Things change fast in the world of business connectivity.
We’ll make sure you’re up to speed with the latest news, research stats and resources, as well as keeping you informed about developing cyber security risks and changes happening at Beaming.
How do business leaders deal with the pain of cyber attacks?
Earlier this year we asked an independent research firm to speak to more than 200 senior business leaders whose companies had fallen victim to cybercrime in the preceding 12 month period.
Business Guide to Phishing
Phishing is a favoured way for cyber attackers to infiltrate your business IT systems. Find out how they’ll try to trick you and get guidance on implementing protections from the very top of the business through to each employee.
Business Guide to Password Managers
Our Business Guide to Password Managers will help you decide whether a password manager is an appropriate option to help secure your accounts, and gives advice on what kind of password manager will work best for you.
UK businesses lost 60 million hours to internet downtime in 2018
Almost 60 million hours of working time were lost by UK businesses to internet outages last year. On average, UK businesses experienced two major outages & 16 hours of downtime each in 2018.
Small businesses hit hardest by £17bn cybercrime bill in 2018
Almost two thirds of UK companies employing between 10 and 49 people fell victim to some form of cybercrime last year.
UK businesses attacked 280,000 times each by cybercriminals
Cyber attacks on UK businesses increased by 23 percent year-on-year in 2018 according to our analysis.
European cyber attacks sustained as attempts against UK businesses increase by a third
- UK businesses were attacked at least once every two minutes in the third quarter of 2018
- Europe remains the most common source of online attacks
A third of businesses would sack suppliers that neglected cyber security, research shows
Find out more about our research, which reveals that the majority of business leaders believe that their suppliers are obligated to ensure they do not expose them to unnecessary cyber security risks.
It’s important to pick the right connectivity for your business
When deciding between the different types of internet connection, you’ll need to consider your business size, the sector you operate in and the functions you will need to perform.
UK businesses are attacked online once every 2.5 minutes
The latest UK business cyber attack figures show that UK businesses were attacked 52,596 times each in Q2 of 2018; that’s one attack every 2.5 minutes.
Four million UK businesses vulnerable to losing company data, research shows
Almost a million UK businesses do not backup their company data and a further 2.8 million firms risk losing valuable information by storing electronic copies in the same location as the original data, according to our research.
The Business Guide to Cyber Security
Our free Business Guide to Cyber Security explains the threats your business may face online and the best ways to tackle them.
Cyber threats of 2018: Attacks on UK businesses up 27% in Q1
- The volume of cyber attacks on UK businesses originating from Europe more than doubled in March 2018.
Five top tips for starting up in business
Starting a business can be a particularly scary time, particularly if you are used to the comfort of the salary and perks that go with working at a very large company.
Cybersecurity, cloud and connectivity top business technology plans for 2018
Almost half of companies in the UK plan to improve their cybersecurity defences and extend their use of cloud computing in 2018.