Storm Internet Blog

Is your webcam watching you?
05 June 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
Can Your Webcam Be Used To Spy On You? If you’ve ever required your computer to be fixed remotely, you may have been alarmed to discover an engineer can ‘hijack’ your screen, manipulate your cursor and use your computer in the same way you can. Whil...

What does Alexa know about you?
22 May 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
What does Alexa know about you? What's more fun than having a virtual assistant who can respond to voice commands and answer you back? Asking her ridiculous questions to see what her response will be, of course, is part of the fun. You might expect some confusion...

What's the Safest Method of Cyber-communication?
17 May 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
What is the safest method of cyber communication? No electronic communication handled by companies can ever be seen as completely secure. While advancements in technology have improved the way we protect ourselves online, targeted attacks and threats are also rapid...

How to protect your data from disaster and be GDPR compliant
10 May 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
How to Protect your data from Disaster and Achieve GDPR Compliance   The Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is coming into force soon and will shift the legal landscape within the EU. There are a variety of changes that are going to take place and failin...


08 May 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
“I don’t store card info. I don’t need PCI” – Why you should secure your data to PCI standards in light of the GDPR The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) comes into effect on the 25th May 2018 and is the most signifi...

The Cambridge Analytica Scandal and Your Business
25 April 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
The Cambridge Analytica Scandal and your Business   Over the past couple of weeks, the hashtag #DeleteFacebook has dominated personal Facebook newsfeeds worldwide. Friends of yours may have even left Facebook and deleted their Whatsapps in an attempt to dista...

What is a BYOD Policy and why is Important to Your Business’s security?
17 April 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
There are many ways that your business’s security can be compromised from outside your business. What you might not be nearly as prepared for is an attack that starts on the inside of your business. You might be prepared for cyber-attacks, data breaches, and...

What security measures is your business taking to ensure your data is secure
10 April 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
What security measures can your business take to ensure the safety of your data? The internet continues to evolve at an increasingly rapid pace, providing businesses and individuals with a multitude of technological opportunities and advancements. But as the cyber wo...

How do you protect your laptop from a malicious attacks, threats and vulnerabilities
27 March 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
How do you protect your laptop from a malicious attack Your laptop is vulnerable to different types of attacks.  Sure, you’ve crafted a strong account password: it’s 12 characters long and mixes upper and lowercase letters with random numbers and sym...

Business continuity and the true cost of your website being down for one hour
20 March 2018 by Charlotte Scadeng
Do you know the “true” cost of your website being down for an hour?   We know of a case where a website crash once cost the business at least $100,000. This particular website went down during a webinar for a $10,000 coaching program. The we...