CYBER SECURITY - WHAT IS IT?
Cyber security refers to the technologies, processes, and practices designed to protect networks, devices, programs, and data from attack, damage, or unauthorised access. Cyber security may also be referred to as information technology security.
Cyber crime is costing UK businesses an estimated £30 billion every year and the figure is rising.
Cyber breaches can have devastating effects, and could even put you out of business.
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How secure is your IT?
With 46% of UK businesses experiencing a security or data breach in the past 12 months, it's no wonder that more micro and small to medium-sized businesses are taking their cyber security more seriously.
They reported that cybersecurity is increasingly a priority issue for organisations with 80% of businesses now rating cyber-security as a high priority.
What are the real business threats of cyber attack?
Businesses reporting cyber attack in the UK
More than half of large enterprises reported cyberattacks during 2020 a 40% increase from the previous year with many businesses incorrectly feeling not at risk.
Data Protection Law
GDPR the biggest shake-up in Data Protection Law in the past 20 years - requires you to take steps to protect your business and report any security breaches within 72 hours.
of cyber attack
65% of large companies in the UK detected a cyber security breach or attack with the average cost to business being £5,220.
Financial Data Protection
Accountancy Age reports that, "financial companies are too often “the weakest link” in the chain when criminals are trying to access sensitive data. Remote working, BYOD and relying on 3rd party software can all increase risks.
Common ways hackers use to obtain yours or your customer's personal information include 'shoulder surfing', 'dumpster diving', phishing, spam and malware. We help protect against all of the above.
Protect your business from a data breach, costly legal battle, and irretrievable reputation damage by allowing us to proactively manage all of your IT networks, systems, devices and email.
Need help protecting your business?
Introducing Multi-Factor Authentication from DUO
There’s no easier way to use multi-factor authentication. Designed for the modern workforce and backed by a zero-trust philosophy, Duo is the user-friendly, scalable way to keep your business ahead of ever-changing security threats.
The majority of CJAZ clients are already experiencing the added security benefits of the DUO Security Program. If you're interested in finding out more, please drop us an email.
Cyber Security Case Study
EA (UK) LLP are chartered accountants and tax advisors enabling individuals and businesses to maximise their financial potential. They are passionate about delivering cost-effective compliance services and understanding complex problems and creating innovative and optimal solutions.
CLIENT SINCE 2009
HGIGH ROAD, NORTH LONDON
EA Chartered Accountants were in the process of reviewing their IT support service when they gave CJAZ Consulting a call.
As their Managed IT Service Provider, the first priority was creating the right infrastructure for this growing, multi-site accounting firm. New servers were installed and their backup schedule put in place.
Having worked together for many years, CJAZ Consulting has helped with many IT projects including migrating their three sites to Office 365.
The latest IT development is installing new Virtual Servers and migrating their IRIS Accountancy application. CJAZ are also currently migrating their documentation solution as well.
Safe secure and with all financial data backed up.
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