Tech Update

Weekly Tech Update

We produce a weekly technical update video. I have left the TechTip videos here for reference. If you see anything that you want more information about, or help in implementing anything then call us on 01752 546867.

Should you pay the ransomware Bill?

We explore the benifits and pitfalls in this weeks video.

Do you want to use AI in your business

We explore the benifits and pitfalls in this weeks video.

Is your business too small to be cyber attacked?

NO business is to small, we explain this this weeks video.

Edge Browser Update

The edge browser is getting a new feature, we explore what it has to offer in this weeks video.

Windows 11 Last Moments Update

The last windows 11 Moments update is due for release soon, we explore what it has to offer in this weeks video.

Windows 10 Updates

In October 2025 Windows 10 goes end of Life and Microsoft are planning to charge for any updates, we explore your options in the video.

Are you ready for next-gen email security? (YES!)

Google are releasing some some new features to help with email security learn more in the video

Video Meeting stress!

This is becoming a real problem, learn more in the video

Co-Creator

Co-Creator is live learn more in the video

Chrome Extensions

The Chrome Store has had a bit of a make over, we explain more in the video.

App Overload

Are you suffering from App overload? Find out what you can do about it.

What is Microsoft Co Pilot

What is Co Pilot from Microsoft find out more by watching the video!

Staff Security

Here at Limbtec we are firm believers that security starts with your staff.

Passkeys are here

Passkeys are here, time to say goodbye to passwords?!

Teams Update!

The teams app has had a makeover, we cover what this means in this weeks video

Windows 11 is getting better!

Windows 11 is getting some updates to it built in tools, we explore this in the video.

What is phishing!

This weeks video explains what phishing is, and what it may do!

AI?

Want to know what you can do with AI to help you?

Free VPN?

More people are using VPN’s than ever before, but is using a FREE VPN a good idea?

The Ultimate Browser

Microsoft are goiing to launch a new version of thier web browser, more details watch the video.

SME Phishing

Just because you are a smaller business doesn’t mean the bad guys aren’t trying to hack you!  Watch this to discover what you can do to help prevent this.

The latest trend in phishing attacks

This week we look at sa new trend in phishing emails, the use of images.

Data Destruction

If you are getting rid of a device, then make sure you clear the drive of data, more in the video.

Microsoft Authenticator Number Match

If you use the Microsoft Authenticator you may have recently seen a change when using it with Microsoft 365, find out more in this video.

Curtains for Windows 10

Microsoft have announced that there will be no more feature updates to Windows 10, but what does that mean for you? We will expalin all in the video.

Advantages of moving to the cloud

There are many advantages of moving to the cloud, but have you considered the green reasons?

Charger Jacking

In this video we explore the issue of having your device jacked whilst charging it.

Linkedin is enhnacing security

You might have noticed a sharp rise in the number of fake profiles and connection requests on LinkedIn lately.

To stamp this out, LinkedIn is introducing new verification features.

Windows 12

Windows 12 is coming soon, find out more this week.

Use of AI in Scams

The scammers are using AI to make their campaigns more effective, find out more this week.

3 Essential Security Tools.

What are the 3 must have security tools for your business?

Multi-Factor Authentication made easier

MicroSoft are making MFA easier to use on Android and IOS find ou more in this video

What about the bad bots!

This week we look at the Bad bots out there.

Mobile Phone Security

Is your phone secure?

Chat AI Brief

We have all heard about Chat GPT, but what is the hype about?

Is your Cyber Security Enough?

The days, of anti-virus protection being enough are long gone!  Check out this weeks video to see why.

Latest phishing scam

This week we give some details of the one of the latest phishing scams

Technology Health Check

This week we look at why an annual technology health check is a good idea.

Tech Worries

Some younger people entering the work force, may actually be struggling with the technology used, this week’s video explores this.

Is that the right Download?

In this week’s video we explore the risks of downloading software.

Passkeys

Passwords are so 2021, coming soon to most platforms will be passkeys. We explore this further in this weeks video.

Latest Phishing Scam

The latest phishing scam, really piles on the pressure of time to respond.  Please share with everyone, and if in doubt give us a call.

Notification Spam, is Google about to help us all!

Google are working on a new feature to help block Notification Spam. For details watch this.

3 Top Cyber Security Tips

In an ever changing security landscape we bring you 3 everlasting top tips.

Ransomware Protection

Ransomware is an horrific crime, If you don’t want to be a victim watch this

Online meeting set up

Online meetings are here to stay, so is your set up giving you the best experience?

Password manager

The edge browser is getting an upgrade to it’s password manager, but we recomeend you don’t use this. Contact us to find out which password manager we recommend,

Updated Guidance on Cyber Resilience

This week we look at updated guidance in the wake of the continuing threat.

New Phishing Methods

The scammers are getting more sophisticated more details in this video.

Financial Phishing

One of the most popular hacks is the phishing emails for financial gain.

Windows 11 Efficency Mode

Windows 11 has an efficency mode, so hopefully we can say goodbye to the resource hocks.

Microsoft Email Blocking

Microsoft blocked more than 35.7 billion malicious emails last year. It also blocked 25.6 billion attempts to compromise accounts. The best way to prevent this is Multi Factor Authentication.

Walkie Talkie comes to teams

Teams now have a walkie talkie feature, we are going to be using this.  Are you?

Data Breaches will lose you clients

Trust is important in business, but building this trust can take some time. But you can lose it all in the blink of an eye. Specially after a cyber security breach?
Our latest video explores this topic.

How to spot the early signs of a data breach. And limit the fallout

A data breach is one of the most terrifying things that can happen to your business. The financial and reputational impact can be enormous.

Here’s how to spot the early signs of a breach… and what to do if you suspect a cyber-criminal is in your network.

Planner helps your team to get things done

If your team is based in lots of different locations, managing projects effectively can be a headache.

Not if you’re using Microsoft Planner. It’s a powerful tool, and integrates perfectly with the Microsoft 365 apps you already love.

Let’s explore many of the benefits.

Do you need a Password Manager

Have a guess how many passwords the average person needs to remember…

It’s an astonishing EIGHTY passwords! It’s just not realistic asking someone to remember that many, is it?

That’s why we recommend you use a password manager. Our new video explains what that is, and what the risks are.

Why you need a business continuity plan

Today’s technology is pretty much critical to all businesses…….

But it is continually under attack!

How long could you survive without your Data, or even internet access?  A Day? A Week? longer??

In our new video we explore how easily “Business as Usual” canbe disrupted, and why we all need to plan for this.

What’s the biggest risk to your business?

As the leader of your business, you have lots of responsibilities. Driving growth, ensuring you staff are fulfilled and enjoying their work etc.

But can you say for certain that your business is protected from the threat of a cyber-attack?

Our new video explores the biggest cyber security risk to every business.

SharePoint – The lowdown on the business benefits.

Do you need to collaborate and share information in your business? Is SharePoint the answer. Our new video explains what it can do.

Microsoft ToDo makes your life easier

Half the challenge of being productive is knowing what you need to do, by when.

There’s a very powerful task manager that works with other Microsoft 365 applications. Here’s the lowdown on it.

Your business can get hacked no matter what the size!

Cyber Attacks are huge problem for businesses of all size, even when they don’t make the news.

Because hackers use clever automated tools that hunt out any opportunity for them, anywhere, every small business is at risk

In our new video, we tell you about one of the biggest causes of data security breaches… and how to protect your business.

How are your team handling security breaches?

It’s very easy to be scammed online these days. What would happen if a member of your team clicked a dodgy link by accident?

Our new video explores some options.

Should your business be cloud based?

What is the Cloud, and should your business be using it, our latest video has the answers.

Can you delete data from your devices remotely?

These days, when a member of your team loses their mobile phone, it isn’t just an inconvenience… it can also leave your business’s data vulnerable to thieves. Our new video shows you a safety check you should do now; to help protect your data in the future.

Collaboration made easy with Microsoft Lists

 If you use Microsoft 365, then you will have access to lists. It is powerful as it integrates with other apps you already use.

Here’s our take on Lists.

Brute force Attack? What does this mean for your business?

Do you know what a brute force attack is?

It’s how cyber criminals break into accounts protected by weak passwords.

These attacks are usually automated, making them efficient and scarily successful.

Our new video explains what can happen, and how to defend your business.

Microsoft 365: Your mobile apps and business without the office

There are loads of different applications contained within your subscription, are you getting the most out of your subscription.

And it’s surprising just how many devices you can use your apps on.

Have your emails been compromised?

Most businesses rely heavily on email, and that’s why it’s so popular with hackers. A large majority of cyber-attacks start in your email.
Here are some ways to protect your business from your own inbox.

Excel smart look up feature

Excel isn’t just for crunching numbers. This week we look at a productivity feature.

Here’s one you might not know about. It’s where Excel can look up the contents of a spreadsheet cell for you.

Keep a look out for these malware traps

For years now, We’ve been warning businesses that the most likely source that a cyber-criminal will use to hack their IT systems, is their email.

But scammers use other methods. Here are some other malware scams to look out for.

There is one thing which prevents 99% of hack attempts

Hackers use clever automated tools to hack into any business.
There is good news. One simple security method has been shown to be 99% effective. Find out what it is in this week’s video.

Who is your weakest link!

Your Young employee’s maybe your biggest cyber secuirty issue.

Passwords!

This week we explore passwords and authentication

Microsoft Teams to get AI!

AI is coming to Teams we explore this in this weeks video.