by BullGuard

Defending against ransomware

Once malware makes its way into a computer system it quickly encrypts data and files, rendering the information inaccessible to a user and disabling the computer. When all the files are encrypted the user is at the mercy of the cyber punks who launched the attack. At this stage there is usually a ransom demand, often in the form of Bitcoin, in...

by BullGuard

A peek at future tech

Every day the world around us changes shape just a little as new tech is harnessed that enables us to do things we could never previously dream of. This can be an app that allows us to track the orbit of the International Space station (it’s been around a while) or an organisation rolling out an online service that allows customers to create be...

by BullGuard

Be safe when working from home

It looks like working from home is set to become a ‘thing’ in the UK rather than a response to lockdowns, following statements from government ministers that they won’t insist people need to return to workplaces once pandemic restrictions are lifted.

by BullGuard

Chilling ransomware scourge roundup

It’s been a hell of a few months for ransomware villains and their victims. What often begins as someone clicking a seemingly innocuous link in their email can result in a crisis that brings multi-billion dollar businesses to their knees, stokes geopolitical tensions and has ripple effects throughout the global economy.