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Beware of cybercriminals on Black Friday: Tips to stay safe

- November 28, 2019 2 MIN READ

With millions of Australians expected to take part in Black Friday and Cyber Monday sales, cybersecurity expert Mark Gorrie warns it’s a case of buyer beware, particularly if you are making purchases on public wifi. Gorrie says checking financial details and entering banking information on unsecured networks makes it incredibly easy for a cybercriminal to… Read more »

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Online security: How to handle passwords

- October 17, 2018 3 MIN READ

These days most business owners should be well aware of the security and privacy risks associated with using the internet. Small businesses use more and more online tools and we’re all used to logging in with passwords to the services that we use online. However, the more services we embrace, the more complacent we become… Read more »

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GoDaddy report reveals the impact of cybercrime on small biz

- October 2, 2018 2 MIN READ

The GoDaddy inaugural Small Business Website Security Report reveals hackers are costing small businesses thousands The study of 1000 small business owners discovered three in ten had fallen prey to cybercriminals and suffered a serious data breach which required them to notify their customers and clients. One in eight business owners said the attack had… Read more »

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7 tips to avoid cyber-scammers

- September 7, 2018 < 1 MIN READ

According to cyber insurer Edmund, the fastest growing fraud threat for small business is social engineering fraud. These attacks occur when criminals pretend to be customers, suppliers or high-profile individuals within businesses and trick staff into paying large sums of money into the attackers’ bank accounts Falling victim to a cyber attack is unpleasant and… Read more »

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Top tips to avoid online fraud this tax time

- June 19, 2018 3 MIN READ

With the end of the financial year beckoning, it’s time to start thinking about lodging your return. Thanks to the adoption of cloud accounting solutions and online processing, it is easier than ever to lodge your tax. Whilst this is great news for individuals and small business, tax time is also fraught with fraud as… Read more »

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New year new tech

- December 20, 2017 3 MIN READ

For small business in the 21st century, tech has become an integral part of the day-to-day. We rely on it to run our systems, keep us connected with our customers and ensure our data is secure. Yet thousands of Australian businesses are struggling with outdated tech, which equates to wasted time and lost productivity. With… Read more »