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The importance of multi-factor authentication

Multi-factor authentication (or MFA) is something we have all become slowly familiar with in the past year or so. Mostly as an additional security implementation to ensure a password leak isn’t enough for a cyber…

Help reduce the risk of ransomware attacks

Ransomware is causing headaches for organisations across the world – including Universities in the UK. Cyber criminals extorting money is nothing new: remember WannaCry? However, more recently, they’re becoming even…

Stay safe online when you’re at home

As we now work and study from home, it’s never been so important that we stay vigilant online. Scammers often take advantage of times like these when it’s easy to create a sense of urgency, leaving staff and students…

What is information classification?

Information is an asset, but not all information has the same value for the University. Not all information needs to be protected as strongly as others when storing and sending it.