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New Research: 2022 Device Security Survey shows that one in five employees in the UK has been directly involved in a security breach or loss of sensitive data

With cyberattacks against British organisations continuing to tick up, Impero Connect commissioned a survey to investigate how remote work has impacted employees. Researchers queried 2,000 employees across four industries that process sensitive data: financial services, healthcare, education, retail, and manufacturing. The results show 91% of employees who have been involved in a security incident use personal …

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Remote Access and GDPR Part 3: The Impact of Requiring Consent

According to a recent report by Varonis, only 4 out of 10 companies in Europe have made compliance with the GDPR deadline a priority. At this point, this lack of preparation is remarkable. Consent to process personal data is one ...
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Remote Access and GDPR Part 2: Pseudonymization and Encryption

The pseudonymization and encryption of personal data is required by the GDPR, but before we dive into this, ask yourself: how confident am I in my understanding of these terms? Even seasoned IT professionals struggle with these – especially when ...
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Remote Access and GDPR: A Compliance Odyssey – Part 1

With the release of the updated General Data Protection Regulation, its impact on remote control software has been on my mind a lot recently. If the topic of remote control and data protection doesn’t ring your bell, I understand. Unless ...
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WannaCry: Anatomy of a Ransomware Attack

As this is written, one of the largest cyberattacks in history is underway across the globe. 75,000 ransomware attacks in 99 countries are reported to be exploiting the Windows vulnerability "EternalBlue," which Microsoft had released a patch for earlier this year. The ...
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RAT infestation? The threat of Remote Access Trojans on Android devices

The return of the SpyNote RAT as a fake Netflix app in late January gave notice that Remote Access Trojans may be the next large scale cyber threat.  Originally surfaced in the summer of 2016, SpyNote is a robustly featured ...
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Unpacking Remote Access: What to look for when choosing the right solution

In the latest edition of PC Pro Magazine, contributing editor Dave Mitchell prefaces a glowing review of Impero Connect (you can read that review here) by breaking down exactly which features amount to a superior remote access solution for enterprise ...
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