The cybersecurity outlook

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Given what has happened in 2017, the Equifax breach, state-sponsored attacks, Russian manipulation of social media, Wannacry, and more phishing scams than we can count, one might not be looking forward to 2018. Breaches will be bigger, hackers will be smarter, and security teams and budgets do not appear to keep pace. There is reason to be optimistic, though. Yes, … Read More

Proud to be providing cyber protection to Limerick Institute of Technology.

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LoughTec Ltd is proud to confirm Limerick IT (LIT) have further enhanced their IT security posture across their entire IT infrastructure by adding additional layers of cyber protection from LoughTec to their existing IT security strategy. Based across multiple locations, Limerick IT offers courses at Level 6 (certificate) through Level 10 (PhD) whilst also catering for craft apprentices and adult … Read More

Companies still not prepared when it comes to GDPR

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A lack of preparation, locating data and unreliable data removal methods are hampering organisations as they look to meet the conditions set out by the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). The GDPR, which comes into effect on 25 May 2018, introduces new accountability obligations and stronger rights and restrictions on international data flows for businesses handling data about … Read More