IT Security and GDPR – On May 25, 2018, the General Data Protection Regulation will come into effect and it has major implications for all UK businesses. GDPR introduces sweeping changes to the way that businesses gather and retain data, and if your business is not yet GDPR compliant, you need to act now. Here is a brief guide to GDPR and its implications for business.
The last few months have seen a spate of cyber-attacks targeting companies across all sectors, reminding us all of the vital importance of maintaining effective IT safeguards and cybersecurity. And with the arrival of the General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) on May 25 this year, all businesses will face the extra scrutiny of their IT practices.
As a specialist IT Support company, we advise businesses in every sector on security. To help you analyse and improve your own organization’s security, here’s a helpful guide to the main areas of focus, and the steps you can take to stay safe.
There’s one thing that every business – large or small – relies on these days: their ability to work digitally, around the clock. The linchpin is your server, whether this is hosted onsite or in the cloud, storing information and controlling your network and without an IT maintenance plan for your server, you could be building your business on sand.