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 attacks in Q2 2021
The number of cyberattacks on UK companies fell for the first time in almost three years during the second quarter of 2021, but the threat level remains high and caution is still urged.
Cyber security for accountants
We’ve created this guide to give accountants practical steps to take that will make their systems more secure against cyber attacks.
Q1 2021 Cyber Threat Report
Commercial cyberattacks are up 11 per cent year-on-year, with businesses hit every 45 seconds.
2020 Cyber Threat Analysis
2020 was the busiest year on record for cyber attacks on UK companies. The volume of attacks surged as the UK went into lockdown for the first time and remained exceptionally high.
Affordable ways to boost cyber security
Nearly two-thirds of small businesses now fall victim every year – a huge increase of 25% since 2015. Fortunately, there are affordable ways to build resilience and keep pace with the changes in cybercrime.
Q3 2020 Cyber Threat Report
IoT devices such as networked printers and security cameras, file-sharing applications and company databases were the most frequent targets in our Q3 2020 Cyber Threat Report
Quiz: Can you translate cyber security jargon?
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.
Quiz: What’s your current level of cyber security?
Five years of cyber security research have gone into our Hierarchy of Cyber Security Needs. Now you can take our quiz to find out what level your business’s cyber security reaches and learn how to climb up the hierarchy.
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.