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Bring Your Own Device – ELearning Course

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Now that many more people are working from home, it is likely that more personal devices are introduced to your organisation’s network. It is important to consider cyber security from this perspective and reduce the risk of cyber attack to your network.     When employees are using their own devices on your organisation’s network, it […]

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Anti-Tax Evasion

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An Anti-Tax Evasion policy is a good way to demonstrate your organisation’s commitment to honest and ethical business practices.  The Criminal Finances Act 2017 refers to Tax Evasion and this is a good source of information to ensure you are always on the right side of the law.  Your organisation’s Anti-Tax evasion policy should state […]

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Anti-Slavery

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The Modern Slavery Act 2015 states that servitude, forced or compulsory labour, regardless of the age of the person, across a broad range of types of work and service and even if consent is given, could be considered as slavery.   Employment law aims to protect all workers, and a good knowledge of this will help […]

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Assessing your Human Risk Element with U Secure

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In most organisations, the “human element” (the people involved in your organisation) are actually the biggest risk to your information and cyber security. This can be for a number of reasons, but largely it’s our capabilities for compassion, trust, and just plain human error which cause the most issues. So how do we assess the […]

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Anti Money Laundering

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Anti Money Laundering

Money laundering is a term used to describe money made from criminal activity being passed through apparently legitimate bank accounts and transactions to hide the origins.  This is often achieved by making commercial transactions or bank transfers using a number of different accounts to make it more difficult to track. This is of course illegal, […]

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Human Risk Factor

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The Human Risk Factor Reporting tool from uSecure tests how long it would take for your organisation’s cyber security measures to be breached, then compiles a handy report identifying: How long it would take to breach your cyber security measures How it could be breached and where the vulnerabilities are Suggestions to improve you cyber […]

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Lorators Launches Focus Mode on its Free Courses

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In a world of distractions and demands on our time, getting the chance to really focus on something can seem pretty difficult. This is especially challenging when you’re trying to learn something, as your brain is already fully occupied taking in and processing fresh information.  We also know that really, there’s no such thing as […]

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Anti-Bribery

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The Anti Bribery Act 2010, which was amended in 2011, sets out the need to guard against bribery practices in the workplace.  Most organisations will have an anti-bribery policy which highlights the responsibilities within the organisation for preventing corruption and reporting anything suspicious. It is important to make sure you have read your organisation’s policy […]

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10 steps to secure your home network

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Many more people are working from home since the COVID pandemic of 2020, and it is likely that many people will continue to do so.  It has, for the majority of people, turned out to be a more cost effective and convenient way of structuring the working week. However, this brings some additional cyber security […]