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Spring clean your laptop: 5 ways to blow the cobwebs out of your old PC

Spring clean your laptop: 5 ways to blow the cobwebs out of your old PC

As part of our mission to make everyone’s #SpringCCleaner, we shared five handy tips with The Mirror to help kick off the nation's seasonal device clean.

Today is the first day of spring, and while you may be planning to tidy up the house, don't forget your computer could also do with a spring clean.

Today is the vernal equinox - which traditionally marks the first day of Spring - and what better way to kick off your spring cleaning than by giving your laptop an MOT?

If your PC or laptop is running slower than you'd like…

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How best to correct common access control mistakes in the modern business environment

How best to correct common access control mistakes in the modern business environment

Our new VP of Products, Paul, shared with Computer Weekly his knowledge on how to best correct common access control mistakes.

As more and more business interactions continue to move outside the corporate firewall, access control to corporate resources on premise and in the cloud continues to be an increasing challenge for businesses. In the modern business environment, what are the most common access control mistakes and how best are these corrected?

The recent increase in large-scale company data breaches, such as VTech (5 million records exposed), Ashley Madison (37 million records exposed) and Experian/T-Mobile (15 million exposed), means data security is now a hot topic for all businesses across the globe. Although many of these breaches were a direct result of malevolent hackers finding technical weaknesses in company IT infrastructures, risks to data security have become apparent because company IT departments are simply failing to provide adequate access controls to employees using its internal and cloud-based systems…

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Four ways to improve security and productivity across a small business IT network

Four ways to improve security and productivity across a small business IT network

Paul, our VP of Products, shared his security and productivity expertise with IT Pro Portal and provided some tips to help small businesses ensure they are protected.

With business networks increasingly vulnerable to security breaches and constant pressure to increase office productivity, IT managers have a responsibility to ensure employees’ PCs and laptops are not a hindrance in these areas.  While specific requirements differ depending on the size and type of business, all managers need to consider potential vulnerability, existing security requirements and available software…

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