How to spot Websites that are ‘not secure’ and ‘dangerous’

You may not have noticed, but there are clear markers, specifically security symbols that let you know how safe it is to visit and use a site. The one you want to keep an eye out for is the Padlock icon before the name of the website that you are consulting in your browser. The Info or Dangerous symbols are the ones to avoid entirely. But how are they allocated? Why is a website deemed to be ‘secure’?

Cyber Attacks

“Everyone has a plan until they get punched in the face.” – Mike Tyson
Not an everyday occurrence, but certainly a reality experienced or heard of, and perhaps on-going within your organisation as you read this.

Alternative Tech

“Everybody has to pay attention to the digital revolution.” David Bonderman

The Business of Law

“Every once in a while, a new technology, an old problem, and a big idea turn into an innovation.” Dean Kamen

Accounting for Cloud

“Never trust a computer you can’t throw out a window.” Steve Wozniak, co-founder of Apple

The Cloud Market today

“We always overestimate the change that will occur in the next two years and underestimate the change that will occur in the next ten. Don’t let yourself be lulled into inaction.” Bill Gates