Teaching children the dangers of malware during lockdown

Submitted by Dean on 6 April, 2020 - 10:44 with 0 comment

As children are homeschooled during lockdown, we explore what you can do to ensure they don’t get caught out by cybercrime:

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What would it cost you if a competitor stole your ideas?

Submitted by Dean on 1 March, 2020 - 12:56 with 0 comment

The distinctiveness of your business is probably based on a kernel of intellectual property. This is usually a design or product which took time to develop and hone; a secret recipe or process; a data set built up over years; a unique design feature which sets your products apart.

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5 ways to boost your cybersecurity in 2020

Submitted by Dean on 13 February, 2020 - 06:30 with 0 comment

Due to the ever-growing demand in new and innovative technology and the seemingly endless surge of digital progression, there is never time to rest on your laurels when it comes to cybersecurity.

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Don’t let cyber scrooges steal your data this Christmas

Submitted by Dean on 8 December, 2019 - 11:48 with 0 comment

During the Christmas season, many small businesses are at their most vulnerable. There’s not always enough staff present to sufficiently undertake all the tasks that need completing – which is why some things fall by the wayside.

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The truth about the rising cost of data breaches

Submitted by Dean on 15 April, 2019 - 11:23 with 0 comment

Whilst many businesses are increasingly vigilant in amending their work policies to mitigate the risk of cyber-attacks, many still don’t have adequate protective measures against cybercrime in place. 

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How to check that your wireless router is secure from cyber criminals

Submitted by Dean on 28 February, 2019 - 14:23 with 0 comment

Despite routers becoming increasingly easy to use and configure, most people don’t amend the settings of their router having set their Wi-Fi name and password. Yet without updating your router and security settings, you could be leaving your router open to cybercriminals and malware.

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Hacks can occur at any time, from anywhere, by anyone!

Submitted by Dean on 29 August, 2018 - 12:03 with 0 comment

A common theme that springs to mind when picturing a computer hacker is a fast-typing criminal in a dark room lit by a laptop screen, perhaps, for some reason, wearing a balaclava.

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Cyber attacks are on the rise. Is your business protected?

Submitted by Laura on 14 November, 2016 - 14:57 with 0 comment

Over the past few years many high-profile businesses have fallen prey to cyber-attacks and data breaches, but it’s not just global companies that are at risk; according to Government figures, 74% of small businesses in the UK experienced some kind of cyber incident last year.*

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About Us

Watkin Davies Insurance Consultants are one of Wales’ largest Independent Insurance Brokers, established in 1978 by Roger Watkins. Since this time we have become one of the leading Commercial and Personal Insurance Brokers in the region and the trusted insurance advisor to hundreds of Welsh and UK businesses and individuals.

Head Office

15 & 19 Penlline Road
Cardiff, CF14 2AA
029 2062 6226
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Mon-Fri: 9am to 5.30pm
Sat: 9am to 1pm
Sun: Closed

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