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.
Cyber security jargon quiz
Test your knowledge and learn something new by taking our cybersecurity definitions quiz. Its starts easy and gets trickier as you go along.
Cybersecurity, safeguarding and schools: What every school needs to know about threats online
In Beaming’s experience, the most secure organisations use technology where appropriate, supported with clear policies and extensive user education.
Working From Home Security Advice
Remote systems have recently been rapidly deployed to allow staff to work from home, but they are being exploited. Here are a few things to consider if you are a home worker.
Cyber Threat Report Q2 2020
The volume of cyber attacks on UK businesses increased after the country went into lockdown and reached unprecedented levels in the second quarter of 2020.
Watch: Experts on Five Years in Cyber Security
To accompany the Five Year Cyber Threat Report, we asked four experts from the cyber security field to explain how cyber attacks have changed over time, what threats businesses should be most wary of, and the steps we should all be taking to stay protected online.
UK cybercrime has doubled in the last five years, costing businesses £87 billion since 2015
Beaming’s five-year cybersecurity study suggests a quarter (25%) of UK businesses were victims of cyber criminals in 2019. This equates to 1.5 million businesses, up from 755,000 (13%) in 2015.
Three ways to improve business resilience to data breaches
Any cyberattack would be detrimental to your business, but a data breach, when information that should be kept private is made public, could be devastating. Here’s our advice for protecting your business.
Should we let employees shop online?
Bargain hunters and Christmas shoppers create productivity and cyber security risks at work. Discover our top tips for keeping your network safe and productivity levels high.
Data is precious, guard it carefully
The most secure way to store data may vary from business to business. In this article we discuss your options & help you decide what needs to be backed up.
Cyber Threat Report Q3 2019
The level of cyber attack activity on UK businesses continued to surge over the summer, with firms experiencing 157,528 attacks each on average.
Cyber Threat Report Q2 2019
The current rate of cyber attacks equates to one attack every 50 seconds and is the highest level recorded since Beaming started monitoring attacks in 2016.
How to recognise a tech support scam
Anti-fraud organisations have recently reported a rise in tech support scams, we look at how these work and how to avoid them.
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.
Security Installers: bridging the gap between physical and cyber security
As the level of detail which can be transmitted by digital security cameras increases, installers are bridging the gap between physical and cyber security.
Why do young people get into cybercrime?
Without proper guidance, a talent for certain aspects of information technology can be used for negative means.