Westpac Chopper Swim

Like a lot of kiwi's I've always loved getting outdoors and give it heaps out doors, whether it's been getting lost in a swamp with scouts or smashing out assault drills in the hills with the Army Reserve, or simply doing silly shit like jumping off bridges and cliffs as a teenager.

What you need to know about VoIP phishing

Scammers have found a way to exploit vulnerabilities in VoIP (Voice over Internet Protocol) via a scam called vishing. This scam works much like any phishing attack: a scammer purports to be a legitimate entity and asks the potential victim to provide sensitive information. Learn how vishers operate. VoIP makes it easy to create fake […]

Cybersecurity – Free Executive Seminar 19 March 2020

A free Cyber security event for Auckland business owners who wish to learn how they can protect their business systems from cyber crime fraud and compliance issues.

Held at the crate, 28 Constellation Drive Albany on the 19th of March at 12:30 p.m.

Register online now at vertech.

Boosting productivity with Workplace Analytics

Workplace Analytics allows managers to assess their employees’ performance using the data gathered from Office 365. Unlike past Microsoft productivity tools that showed only the user’s own information, Workplace Analytics allows both employees and managers to view each others’ performance data. How does Workplace Analytics work? A paid add-on to Office 365 enterprise plans, Workplace […]

Cybersecurity Tip #63 – Going Rogue with your IT

Three types of rogue threats that we see on a regular basis are Internet of things devices such as the Philips Hue light bulbs which have been shown to be exploitable from outside of buildings wireless routers that people plug into the network which is outside of your control.

Speed hacks to make Google Chrome faster

Is your Google Chrome browser a little slower lately? While Chrome is widely known as the browser of choice, it does have a habit of consuming a lot of system RAM. Additionally, there are times when it feels slower than before. Fortunately, these problems are simple to fix. Here are some speed hacks that will […]

Top reasons for technology business reviews

Businesses need technology to be profitable and productive. But not all technologies are capable of delivering on their perceived benefits. To make sure your investments are worth keeping, you need to perform technology business reviews. A technology business review reveals the strengths and weaknesses of your company’s IT framework. It’s often performed by a third-party […]

Cyber Security tip #62

Cyber Security tip # 62

KiwiSaver provider generate number 10 in terms of the largest amount of clientele just yesterday announced that they had had 26000 of their customers confidential information exposed.

How to remove bloatware from your Windows 10 PC

Bloatware is pre-installed software (that may or may not be malicious) that typically requires an unwarranted amount of disk space, slowing down your computer and exposing you to more cybersecurity risks. Superfish In mid-2014, Lenovo users noticed that something was awry with their web browsers: banner ads were breaking webpage layouts and pop-ups were making […]

Do these before buying cybersecurity software

The booming market for cybersecurity products is a sign that businesses are taking the issue seriously. But before your company invests in any product, ask yourself if it’s something you really need. Here are some tips on how you can make the most out of your cybersecurity investment. Uncover threats and vulnerabilities Every business should […]