How Safe is Your Data with Contactless Payments?

Radio-frequency identification (RFID) payment technology is here. It’s being used in smartphone retail payment solutions like Google Wallet, in prepaid payment cards like Transport for London’s Oyster card, and it’s being rolled out on debit cards for low-value goods up… Continue Reading →

If You Don’t, Your Employees Will (Hint: You Don’t Want Them To)

If you don’t take care of your customers, someone else will. This is a tried-and-tested mantra of business, proven over millennia of people doing business with each other. And the businesses that thrive are those who realise that not only… Continue Reading →

Quatrix: The Easiest Way To Send Files Securely Online

“Simplicity is the ultimate sophistication.” – Leonardo da Vinci The data transfer industry has been dramatically transformed in the last few years. Businesses used to use old, clunky FTP sites when Dropbox transformed the market with its simple file sharing… Continue Reading →

Top 11 Security Considerations For File Sharing

When buying a secure cloud file transfer platform there are hundreds of considerations which will impact the security of your data. This article highlights the top 11 considerations for your business. Most apply across all industries but there are a… Continue Reading →

How Maytech Makes Data Sharing More Secure

Security. For entrepreneurs and IT managers in large organisations, there’s nothing more important. Maytech offers a number of features that ensure that your data is completely safe when it’s being shared over the cloud by employees and third parties.

EU and US on Collision Course Over Data Privacy

The European Union is collating a new data privacy regime that could change the business landscape in Europe – particularly for US companies. After the Snowden disclosures revealed the extent to which American companies collected the personal data of customers,… Continue Reading →

The Most Deadly Fears of the 21st Century IT Manager

Here at Maytech, we know that IT professionals are real people too. We know that you have fears just like everyone else. You may be no longer scared of The Bogeyman, but managing your organisation’s IT solutions provides a headache… Continue Reading →

How To Avoid Email Security Breaches

Today IT departments have to be highly reactive. There are numerous hacktivists out there looking for new ways to make money. One of the most common scams is spam email addresses. Back in 2009 and 2012 two Vietnamese men are… Continue Reading →

Hackers Becoming More Innovative to Steal Data

There is a never-ending war between hackers and computer security companies, with both trying to come up with new, impressive ways of getting one over on the other. In the newest wave of innovation, it has been found that hackers… Continue Reading →

What Do Changes in EU Data Protection Regulation Mean For You?

In the next 12 months, the draft General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to be passed through European Parliament – the most significant change of its kind in a generation. What does it mean? How will it affect organisations… Continue Reading →

Apple vs. The US Government: Unlocking the Answer to a Crime

It was announced last week that the month-long legal battle between technology giant Apple and the US government has come to a conclusion with the FBI gaining access to the iPhone in question by ‘other means’.

Five Emerging Threats Enterprise Security Must Not Ignore

Cybercrime is an ever-evolving industry that is scamming businesses big and small out of millions of pounds each year. So, it’s important to remain knowledgeable and up-to-date on all of the latest scams, plus how to best protect your organisation’s… Continue Reading →

7 Security Problems When Sending Emails

You may think that sending an email is much more secure than writing a letter. After all, the receiver needs to sign in with their password to receive it. But, in fact, there are a number of security flaws when… Continue Reading →