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Are you ransomware ready?

In just over 10 years, ransomware has become one of the biggest security issues to both the public and private sectors around the world. As hackers reinvest profits into new malware, attacks have grown rapidly in number, sophistication, and the amount demanded, with 2016 recording some 4,000 ransomware attacks per day according to the [...]

2017-09-06T14:27:38+00:00 May 23rd, 2017|Blog|0 Comments

Stopping ransomware in the public sector

Andrew Tang, Service Director – Security, MTI In just over 10 years, ransomware has become a serious threat for many organisations across the world. In 2016, we have already seen a 300 per cent increase in attacks, which roughly equates to approximately 4,000 a day. Worse still, this figure is predicted to double year [...]

2017-09-06T14:30:10+00:00 July 4th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

General Data Protection Regulation – what you need to know

Andrew Tang, Service Director – Security, MTI Signed into law in May 2016, the European Union’s General Data Protection RegulationGDPR) act will force change in the way businesses approach data protection when it is enforced in two years’ time. The scope of the act, which replaces the EU Data Protection Directive, will increase significantly [...]

2017-09-06T14:32:44+00:00 July 1st, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

Protecting against ransomware

Kevin Foster, Testing Services Manager at MTI Technology The ransomware scourge is growing, and it’s easy to see why. It’s almost a zero risk game with potentially enormous rewards. Recent research revealed that ransomware has eclipsed botnets to become the main threat to businesses. During the fourth quarter of 2015, 83 per [...]

2017-09-06T14:34:17+00:00 April 18th, 2016|Blog|0 Comments

A matter of privacy

When Apple recently refused to comply with a federal court order issued by the FBI to help it break into an iPhone 5c, belonging to one of the shooters in the San Bernardino incident, a US House Judiciary Committee hearing was held. If a ruling is made in favour of the FBI, Apple will [...]

2017-09-06T14:44:17+00:00 March 24th, 2016|MTI in the Press|0 Comments