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How to handle a cyber attack

Start Gareth Brown gareth@sytec.co.uk TwitterLinkedIn 4 minute read | May 10th, 2019 How to handle a cyber attack   In my experience, the only truly effective way to deal with a cyber attack is with advance planning and preparation. Communication is vital and...

How quickly can you respond?

#startgb Gareth Brown gareth@sytec.co.uk TwitterLinkedIn 4 minute read | February 18th, 2019 How quickly can you respond?   Calls are answered within 20 seconds and engineers are often onsite within 90 minutes. But for a deeper insight, ask ‘how quickly are...

Where to start with Cyber Security?

Gareth Brown gareth@sytec.co.uk TwitterLinkedIn January 11th, 2019 Where to start with Cyber Security? I’m frequently asked, ‘where should we start with Cyber Security?’. I generally talk about the following 6 areas and you may be familiar with some...

How do I measure my IT security risks?

Gareth Brown gareth@sytec.co.uk TwitterLinkedIn November 28th, 2018 How do I measure my IT security risks?   Risk is a measure of the uncertainty of an event occurring. The key is to focus on how probable¬†or likely an event could be expected to occur, rather than...

What is Zero Trust?

Gareth Brown gareth@sytec.co.uk TwitterLinkedIn September 18th, 2018 What is Zero Trust? Zero Trust is a network security model that stops users from automatically trusting things. What I like about this approach is that Zero Trust means applying the same checks no...