Cybersecurity Readiness: A Closer Look at the UK Amidst Global Perspectives

Cybersecurity Readiness: A Closer Look at the UK Amidst Global Perspectives 1 1Connect Ltd - Bringing IT and Communications Together

October, renowned as Cybersecurity Awareness Month, invites us to delve into the intricate web of digital defence, scrutinising the efficacy and maturity of cybersecurity strategies across the globe and, more specifically, within the UK. By dissecting various stages of cybersecurity readiness, we discern not only the present state of affairs but also pave the way […]

VaiGuard FAQs answered

VaiGuard FAQs answered 2 1Connect Ltd - Bringing IT and Communications Together

Discover the top 5 VaiGuard FAQs answered to protect your SMB from cyber threats. Learn about 1Connect Managed Ultimate Threat Protection’s cybersecurity solution.

VaiGuard from 1Connect

VaiGuard from 1Connect

Protect your business from cyber threats with VaiGuard Managed UTP – the ultimate cybersecurity solution for UK businesses. With hourly updates, 99.999% uptime, and real-time next-generation protection, VaiGuard Managed UTP delivers unparalleled security and peace of mind. Don’t wait until it’s too late. Learn more about VaiGuard Managed UTP now and safeguard your business against cyber threats.

How to keep your internet connection intact during a blackout.

How to keep your internet connection intact during a blackout.​

How to keep your internet connection intact during a blackout. All of our home devices, not just those immediately connected to a wall socket or a mains line, are severely disrupted by blackouts and power outages. The reason these devices (even ones that are powered by an internal battery like laptops and smartphones) suffer is […]

How secure are leased lines?

How Secure is a Leased Line

How secure are leased lines? is a key question on everyone’s mind right now as more and more companies worry about the possibility of cyberattacks. Of course, the conclusion is definitive.

Top 5 ways Cisco DNA Center solves challenges

Top 5 ways Cisco DNA Center solves challenges

Top 5 ways Cisco DNA Center solves challenges. There’s one solution that can help you tackle your immediate challenges and prepare for the future: Cisco DNA Center. See how intent-based networking puts you on the path toward a multidomain architecture. These benefits are only the beginning of what the advanced artificial intelligence (AI) and machine learning […]

What is phishing?


What is Phishing? Phishing is one of the easiest forms of cyberattack for criminals to carry out, and one of the easiest to fall for. It can provide everything hackers need to ransack their targets’ personal and work accounts. Usually carried out over email – although the scam has now spread beyond suspicious emails to […]

Cloud Mailbox Defence

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What is Cloud Mailbox Defence? Cloud Mailbox Defence is an integrated cloud-native security solution for Microsoft 365 that focuses on simple deployment, powerful search, quick remediation, superior visibility, and best-in-class efficacy from Cisco Talos. Cloud email can be even more vulnerable to threats. It addresses gaps in Microsoft 365 security by blocking advanced email threats […]

Keeping remote work productive and secure

remote work productive and secure

Remote work in small businesses, or people working from home, have the same responsibilities and needs as in-office employees. To help them be as productive remotely as they would in the office, you need secure and flexible work solutions with around-the clock, work-from-anywhere collaboration, so everyone can meet, message, and share documents and keep projects […]

Does a Managed Firewall make sense for your business?

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When your corporate IT is down, how drastically does it impact your business? Whether it halts your ability to send and receive email, invoice or pay bills via your cloud based accounting package or shuts off your VoIP system, chances are when IT isn’t running your business isn’t either. So while sometimes, IT is sort […]

6 Security Tips for your remote workforce

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The internet has become a space riddled with malicious links, trojans and viruses. Cyber Security is key to protecting your business data as data breaches are becoming more frequent and unsuspecting users are more vulnerable than ever before.  When one click can cost thousands, and even millions, users need actionable to-do’s that can help them […]

Who is 1Connect?

who is 1Connect

Who is 1Connect? you might have known us as Square 1 Products For over 30 years we have been providing hardware supply, technical support, site surveys and first class customer service to 1000’s of IT Resellers. Today as 1Connect we’re now enabling IT Resellers to extend their product portfolio by offering Industry leading Hosted Telephony […]

4 ways to protect your business online

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Too often business owners don’t consider the risk their business faces from hackers and malicious software, simply because they don’t think that they’ll be affected. However, no business is in the position to be dealing with cyber security issues or threats. We now live and work in a digital age where more and more of […]