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Microsoft Teams is a hub where a team or group of colleagues can find both the tools and content they need to get a collaborative task done. One of its key features that currently sets it apart from its competitors is that it lets users share and view documents created in Office 365 applications such as Word, PowerPoint, Excel and Outlook. Skype is also built into Teams, allowing users to make and receive video HD conference calls within the program.

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For many small business owners, reporting a data breach can be the last thing on their mind. However, new laws that have recently come into effect mean that non-disclosure of any data breach can result in crippling fines for these businesses.

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Multi-Factor Authentication is a way to authenticate user sign-ins by adding an additional layer of security to a standard username and password login. By adding this additional layer, users can be safeguarded against potential database attacks. If an attacker manages to obtain user passwords, they are useless unless the attacker also has access to the devices linked to the Multi-Factor Authentication account.

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MalwareBytes AntiMalware for Business is now end of life. As a result, we are removing this system from our toolset. 

We are strengthening our relationship with Webroot which provides best in class antivirus, anti-malware, anti-ransomware, anti-phishing, and zero-day threat protection to keep your network safe.

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It’s an exciting time in the world of cryptocurrency, as Bitcoin continues to skyrocket. As of the writing of this article, a single Bitcoin is valued at $24,497.51 AUD. 

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Earlier this year, two large-scale ransomware attacks, WannaCry and Petya, wreaked havoc around the world. Making headlines this week, is the emergence of a new dangerous ransomware, dubbed ‘Bad Rabbit’, a suspected variant of the Petya attack.

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The highly anticipated iPhone X has been labelled a ‘game-changing’ device after a massive information leak earlier this year. With less than a month to go until it arrives, we’ve compiled everything we know about the device to help you decide whether it’s worth the hype.

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A security flaw made a concerning appearance last week after the bug, dubbed a ‘Krack attack’, was discovered by Belgian researchers. Targeting Wi-Fi encryption, the bug can access safely encrypted information such as emails, passwords and credit card numbers. Continue reading to find out everything you need to know about this flaw and how to reduce your risk of an attack.

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Picking the right computer can be a surprisingly daunting experience for many of us. There are many ways in which you can choose the most cost effective, durable and suitable computer for your needs. 

 

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Australians have been warned to expect drastically slower internet speeds. The culprit? Two typhoons which ravaged Hong Kong last month have caused considerable damage to a number of submarine cables between Hong Kong and Sydney.

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