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Some Useful Videos About Cyber Security

 As we come to the end of cyber awareness month, we thought we'd share a couple of useful resources that you might find useful.  If you have any questions, please feel free to get in touch. Multi-Factor Authentication Sometimes called MFA or 2FA (two-factor authentication) Protection From Malware and Ransomware Tech Support Scams Phishing Working Remotely - Securely We hope you found those useful.

The Power of Passwords: Why Words Trump Symbols

 In today's digitally-driven world, where almost every aspect of our lives is intertwined with the internet, the importance of passwords cannot be overstated. These virtual keys protect our personal information, financial assets, and digital identities from prying eyes and potential threats. While creating a strong and secure password is crucial, it's equally important to choose something memorable. Here's why words can be a better choice than symbols when it comes to crafting robust and user-friendly passwords. Firstly, words are easier to remember. Our brains are wired to process and store language effortlessly. This means that opting for a passphrase composed of words or phrases that have personal significance can make it easier to recall your password accurately, reducing the likelihood of resorting to less secure methods like writing it down. Additionally, words can still provide formidable security when combined with best practices like mixing upper and lower case let