blocz IO and Datum Data Centres – Joint Platform launch

Blocz IO and Datum Data Centres launch Joint Data Backup and Restore Platform in Farnborough   Blocz IO Limited, the independent UK leader in cloud-based data backup and restore services, today announced the…

Data Protection – Back to Basics

After failing to apply security patches to their systems, resulting in the most serious breach of personal data in history, Equifax allowed 143 million personal records to fall into the hands of Cybercriminals….

A real-world cost of Ransomware

Reckitt Benckiser, a UK-based global company and the owner of global power brands like Nurofen, Dettlo & Durex could have a financial loss in the high millions after announcing that it had fallen…

Why Backup is the Only Prevention from Ransomware

In 2017, ransomware attacks have skyrocketed and the bad news is that these numbers are getting worse. Reports from CNBC indicate that there has been a 6000 per cent increase of ransomware infections deriving from…

Ransomware – the value of your data?

The UK Governments Cyber Security Breaches Survey 2017 has been published today with further findings and warnings for UK businesses. The reports main findings start with a startling message: “The 2017 survey again highlights…

Businesses more likely to pay ransomware than consumers, study says

IBM Security today announced results from a study finding 70 percent of businesses infected with ransomware have paid ransom to regain access to business data and systems. In comparison, over 50 percent of…