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GDPR | Latest ICO draft guidance - condensed.

The Latest ICO draft guidance | February 2020 Written by Christoan Smit, Data Protection Office. Historically, the ICO has only written fines for two things: Actual data leaks and non-compliant marketing, with the latter attracting fines in the tens or even hundreds of thousands, even for small companies. The ICO has recently released its new […]

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Venom IT Receives International Quality Certification ISO 9001

Venom IT are pleased to announce that we have achieved ISO 9001 certification for the quality of our services and operations.  ISO 9001 is a standard that ensures Businesses can efficiently meet customer and stakeholder requirements by delivering services of the highest quality. The ISO 9001 certification is recognised worldwide as the international benchmark for […]

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Microsoft Announces New Skype for Business features

Microsoft has recently announced new Skype for Business features. The new features have been added to make it “the backbone for enterprise voice and video meetings in Office 365,” according to Corporate Vice President Office 365 Marketing Ron Markezich. Skype for Business: New Features The company aims to beef up Skype for Business to ensure that […]

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Things you can do to Prevent Cyber Attacks

Most often, viruses infect a computer due to the user’s failure to execute proper internet security methods. Learn about the different practices, policies and programs that can effectively strengthen the protection of your website and personal details to avoid these mishaps. Ransomware, malware and other forms of viruses can be prevented in many ways. Just […]

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WannaCry – Analysis of the NHS Ransomeware Attack

On May 12, 2017, over 200,000 computers in 99 countries got infected by WannaCry, a type of ransomware program that targets Microsoft Windows. WannaCry shut down the NHS, Telefónica, FedEx, Deutsche Bahn and more, causing serious alarm, specifically from people who had their important personal details on their systems. The virus locks down the computer and demands […]

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Is your Organisation Ready for the GDPR and the Data Protection Bill?

Digital Minister Matt Hancock has announced that the UK will be implementing a new Data Protection Bill that will comply with the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). With the introduction of the GDPR just under 8 months away, you may be worried as to whether your Organisation will be in a position to comply. […]

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Outsource your IT Needs: Factors to Consider and Benefits

There are different debates about the issue of whether a business must hire an IT company or an in-house tech employee. Several owners have their own concept as to why one is better than the other. Before you decide, let Venom IT guide you by knowing the factors you have to consider and the benefits of outsourcing […]

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Win 2 VIP Tickets to Manchester United Vs Everton

We’re giving away 2 executive tickets to Manchester United vs Everton in the Manchester Suite VIP at Old Trafford on the 17th September. You’ll be able to enjoy the VIP match experience with a glass of Champagne & canapés on arrival, 4 course a la carte meal served pre match, complimentary bar with beers and […]

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Is your Wi-Fi Connection being Hacked?

Ensure that your network is safe by thoroughly checking if someone is hacking your Wi-Fi connection. One of the major things that you have to habitually check is the security of your internet. When someone successfully hacks your Wi-Fi, you are not just letting them use your connection to browse their favourite websites or check […]

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Cyber Security Tips from Venom IT

Cyber security is one of the most important factors for businesses to consider. As the internet continues to evolve it is vital that ever expanding computer networks are kept as secure as possible. Venom IT are Cyber Essentials certified, meaning we can be trusted to keep your data safe. We implement various measures including email filtering, […]

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