Shred It – Dos and Don’ts!
September 10, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Shredding Do’s and Don’ts

Shredding old documents is the best way to destroy private information and avoid any data breaches. That seems simple enough, but do you know what can and can’t be shredded? Should you put everything through the office document shredder, or use a shredding service?

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Top 10 Decluttering Tips and Tricks
August 25, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

The Easiest and Best Ways to Declutter

Dealing with data clutter every day is more than just a motivation and productivity killer; it’s also a big security risk. When you have old documents and other sensitive information lying around, it exposes you and your company to the risk of data breaches and identity theft. I...
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Have a Clean Desk Office Policy in Place
August 10, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

A Clean Desk Policy

Having a Clean Desk Policy (CDP) in place at your office greatly reduces the risk of data theft, fraud, or a security breach caused by leaving sensitive information on desks and in plain sight. A CDP states that all employees must clean their desk of papers and documents when they leave work at the ...
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Some Infamous and Pretty Embarrassing Data Breaches
July 25, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Some Infamous and Embarrassing Data Breaches

You would think that the bigger the company or corporation, the better their security would be, but that’s not the case. Perhaps it’s because of their sheer size that huge establishments seem to have more data breaches. There are more employees to make mistakes, more docume...
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How to Best Deal with Data Breaches
July 10, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Dealing with Data Breaches

Even with the best precautions in place, a data security breach can still happen. After all, some of the biggest corporations in the world have suffered data breaches, and you’d have to assume their security is almost fai...
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Have a Security Risk Checklist for Home and Business
June 25, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Your Security Risk Checklist for Home and Office

If you’ve ever known someone who’s had their identity stolen, or lost crucial business information, you know what a stressful time it can be and how long it takes to recover. The risks of cybercrime and fraud, such as identity theft, can be greatly reduced if you know h...
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10 Every Day Work Habits that put your Data at Risk
June 10, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Common Work Habits That Put Data at Risk

It’s every employee’s duty to protect sensitive company data, and most are happy to comply. Some even sign a confidentiality agreement when they first start their job. However, there are many things you’re likely doing that could give hackers easy access to personal and co...
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Shred these Documents Immediately!
May 22, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Top 9 Documents You Should Shred Immediately

As the world becomes increasingly digital it’s easy to forget that paper documents can leave you open to the risk of identity theft and other breaches of personal security. Once your rubbish leaves your property it’s legal for anyone to take! One of the easiest precautions ...
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Shred It – Dos and Don’ts!
May 5, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Shred It! Do’s and Don’ts

Thinking of shredding some documents from your home or office? Think twice before dropping them off at your local document destruction centre. When it comes to knowing what you can and can’t shred, you’d be surprised to find that many people get...
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Some Infamous and Pretty Embarrassing Data Breaches
April 27, 2018
Posted by Lee Spokes

Top 5 Embarrassing Data Breaches

There are many people who don’t take information security seriously. But, one easy-to-guess password or accidental throw-away could be all it takes for a serious data breach, particularly in large companies. The proof is in the following examples of 5 of the worst and most embarrassing d...
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