Event Resources

Event Resources

Resources to help you get more from your IT

We hope you found our session useful and are pleased that you’ve come to find more information help protect your business.

We’ve put together a number of resources that we think will help you better understand how IT can benefit or protect your business.

We love talking technology and would be happy to have a chat with you over a coffee and see how we could help reduce costs, streamline systems and protect your data.

UK Government National Cyber Security Centre – Cyber Essentials Guidance

UK NCSC have produced a guide on Cyber Essentials certification that details the steps required to earn the award for your business

Cyber Essentials guidance – NCSC.GOV.UK

UK Government National Cyber Security Centre – Cyber Insurance Guidance

UK NCSC have produced a guide on Cyber Insurance and how to make sure you get the right cover for your business.

Cyber Insurance guidance – NCSC.GOV.UK

Passwords – what you need to know

NCSC makes a number of recommendations on password policies which will help improve your data security.

  • Tip 1: Reduce your organisation’s reliance on passwords
  • Tip 2: Implement technical solutions
  • Tip 3: Protect all passwords
  • Tip 4: Help users cope with password overload
  • Tip 5: Help users to generate better passwords
  • Tip 6: Key messages for training

Password policy: updating your approach – NCSC.GOV.UK

Invoice Fraud

There are a number of simple steps you need to take to protect your business from invoice fraud

Red flags to help spot invoice fraud before you pay

While fraudulent invoices often look similar in format, and even in name, to legitimate invoices, many fraudulent invoices contain warning signs. When processing invoices, keep an eye out for the following red flags:

  • Business directory invoices
  • Web domain renewals
  • More frequent bills 
  • No purchase order

Preventing invoice fraud

Because it is challenging to catch fraudsters and recover money paid, the best strategy is to incorporate safeguards into your invoice payment process. Here are four things you can do to prevent becoming a victim of invoice fraud:

  • Verify the company name on each invoice
  • Compare the receipt of goods and purchase order with the invoice
  • Check the payable address for each invoice

Protect against invoice fraud – Experian

Have you been breached already? Get a free Dark Web Scan

Have you leaked passwords already? Do you have any monitoring in place to detect your company logins being exposed on the darkweb?

We’ll do a free darkweb scan for you on your primary domain name – just click here and we’ll run the report and come back with our findings.

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We’re here to support and guide your business through the whole Cyber Essentials accreditation process, it’s often much quicker and less expensive than you thought.
A simple survey of current system, process and technology will help us plan your journey through to Cyber Essentials accreditation.

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