Chrome 80 update – Security improvements may break less secure web services

With Chrome 80 in February and other browsers shortly afterwards, Chrome will treat cookies missing a declared SameSite value as SameSite=Lax cookies. Only cookies with the SameSite=None; Secure setting will be available for external access, provided they are being accessed from SSL / HTTPS secure connections.

Cybersecurity Essentials Certification

Welgo is delighted to be able to offer Cybersecurity Essentials Certification. Welgo can provide a comprehensive support Audit and certification process for your business to achieve Cybersecurity Essentials Certification or Cybersecurity Essentials Plus Certification

‘Free’ software, Anti-virus, GDPR and Business

GDPR SECUIRTY

If anything online is “free” then simply YOU, or rather YOUR PRIVACY, is the product. As the old saying goes “there is no such thing as a free lunch”. If you use its free software, it will be harvesting and then selling your data or rather, the personal data of anyone you work with or for! This last fact is incredibly significant in light of GDPR.

What is A Good Password?

Picking a Good Password is an important aspect of computer security. A poorly chosen password may result in unauthorized access and/or exploitation of systems and resources. All users, including clients, contractors and vendors with access to your systems, are responsible for taking the appropriate steps, as outlined below, to select and secure their passwords.

Brexit and your IT Services

As we approach Brexit, with or without a deal or it being delayed, we are finally getting some clarification on how key issues will be handled. Unfortunately, this is not good news and therefore there are some very important points below which require action.

IMPORTANT Your computer is about to slowdown!

There are extensive reports of between a 5% to 35% slow down, on computers following the update to patch the Meltdown and Spectre Bugs affecting Intel PC and servers and Apple products.