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Adam Lewis

Adam's career in IT started in 1997 working in distribution. In 2005 he moved into SEO and e-commerce, more recently specialising in the Magento e-commerce platform. In 2020 he began to focus more on digital marketing and joined Aabyss to help with their growth.

Recent Posts

BYOD=Bring your own disaster?

on 20-Aug-2021 13:00:00 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Cybersecurity Productivity BYOD
Workplaces today have changed. They extend beyond the working hours, beyond the office and crucially beyond the hardware which is wholly owned and operated by the company. Whether you are commuting to work or even on annual leave, chances are you or your employees take a break from the break to reply to those important emails that require ‘immediate action’.
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T-Mobile breach reported, over 40 million records exposed

on 20-Aug-2021 12:34:06 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Attack Security
Mobile telecoms giant T-Mobile are the latest high profile cyberattack victim with hackers stealing a huge cache of customer data reportedly including US social security number and driving licence information among other key personal details. This breach only affects their USA customers data and UK customers are not currently thought to be at risk.
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UK tie for 2nd in UN 2020 Global Cyber Security Index

on 30-Jun-2021 13:00:00 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Cyber Cybersecurity Security
The United Nations International Telecommunication Union (ITU) published its 2020 Global Cyber Security Index on Tuesday 29th June, listing USA in first place, closely followed by the UK and Saudi Arabia in a tie for second place.
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Western Digital My Book NAS Owners Data Remotely Wiped

on 25-Jun-2021 13:30:00 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Attack Cloud Cybersecurity Backup
Western Digital NAS owners have been advised to disconnect their devices from the internet after reports of many of the devices being remotely wiped. Western Digital My Book is a network-attached-storage device users can manage remotely via the WD My Live Book app even if the device is behind a firewall.
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Do your remote staff have full office functionality?

on 18-Jun-2021 16:11:50 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Connectivity Technology Work-from-home
There has been a large increase in remote working recently. Many employers have had to adjust rapidly to a new way of working with large numbers of traditionally office bound staff being despatched to an underequipped home office. Since the increase in remote working we have noticed frustration creeping in with certain aspects of this shift away from the fully equipped office. One of the main frustrations is no longer having the full functionality of the company phone system.
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Major Outage at Fastly CDN Disrupts Internet Services Globally

on 09-Jun-2021 12:45:00 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Cloud Technology
Major websites across the globe suffered an outage when a configuration error at cloud computing giant Fastly was deployed to all of its POPs (Points of Presence) globally.
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Business continuity planning: A must-have, not a luxury

on 08-Jun-2021 10:19:00 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments |
Business continuity planning is not an alien concept anymore. In recent times we have witnessed a lot of events that only serve to further intensify the need for business continuity planning. Examples include natural calamities like hurricanes, floods, wildfires, events like terror attacks or even pandemics like the recent Covid-19 outbreak.
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Ransomware attack hits multinational meat supplier

on 02-Jun-2021 13:02:58 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Cybersecurity Ransomware
The world's largest meat processing company is the latest high profile target of a sophisticated ransomware attack. The company, JBS, believe the attack originated from a Russian criminal group. The attack forced JBS to temporarily shut down operations in Australia, Canada and the US.
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5 Lesser known benefits of choosing the co-managed IT model

on 25-May-2021 09:38:48 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments | Managed Service
Even companies with IT staff on their payroll can’t deny having an MSP onboard offers benefits that exceed what they get from having just an in-house team. This blog explore 5 lesser known reasons why the co-managed IT model is popular.
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4 things to do to ensure your business continuity planning is a success

on 18-May-2021 09:46:43 By | Adam Lewis | 0 Comments |
Working on creating a contingency plan for your business? That’s great! Here are 4 things you need to consider when preparing your new business continuity plan.
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