Monthly Archives: April 2015

Tempted to take revenge on your PC?

Enraged US man shoots his malfunctioning computer – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/world-us-canada-32407688 Not a practice recomended by Crimson Crab, however IT equipment csn be frustrating and for business use should be well maintained.

Posted in Crimson Crab

Staff training helps to defend against cyber attaks

Phishing catches victims ‘in minutes’ – http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-32285433

Posted in Crimson Crab

If my website uses cookies what do I need to do to make sure I comply with the Cookie Law?

Essentially the user needs to be provided with clear and comprehensive information to allow them to understand the potential consequences of allowing storage of the cookie and access to the information collected by the cookie and must give their consent … Continue reading

Posted in Information Risks, What we are being asked about

Do I need to include my address or any other specific information on my business card to ensure I comply with the law?

No, the requirements do not apply to business cards.

Posted in Governance, What we are being asked about

I capture clients details when they call to make inquiries. Where do we stand with using this information to send out electronic newsletters?

You will need to comply with the Data Protection Act and the Privacy and Electronic Communications Regulations.

Posted in Information Risks, What we are being asked about