Low Code - The Future?
Low Code solutions are on the rise. New research from Mendix suggests that Low Code is on the rise with more businesses adopting it as a technology to solve problems rather than the usual programming languages Mendix numbers suggest that more than two-thirds (69%) of businesses have increased their use
Chinese CCTV manufacturers banned!
In an unusual event, Hikvision along with any other security cameras made by companies subject to Chinese security law have been banned from being installed in new institutions in government and council buildings. It’s not very often a blanket ban like this happens, and, on such a widely used
Ever considered what data your apps phone home with?
It's common knowledge some applications and services are a little too interested in what we the users and customers are doing. I would say it's fairly common to have experienced a situation where you are talking to a friend or colleague about a product you might be interested in and
Advanced spam protection
Freethought takes the safety and security of our customer's inboxes seriously and are pleased to have invested in adding URIBL to our list of intelligence providers to add yet another layer to our filtering, by increasing our ability to protect our customers from phishing attacks.
Striving for a #HungerFreeFuture
Thousands of families throughout the UK face impossible choices this winter; pay for heating, or pay for food? Should they forgo presents for children in favour of having food on the table? Sadly this is the reality that many face, not in some far flung developing country, but right here in the UK.
Here at Freethought we have a history of supporting mental health, and after the last few years the need for mental health support has never been greater. We are thrilled to be supporting the amazing work Menfulness do to support and bring men together to improve their physical and mental health.
Keep up to speed with Ransomware protection
Sometimes it feels like the security landscape is moving faster than ever before, with threat actors finding new and ever more creative ways to gian access to the most sensitive parts of companies infrastructure and wreak havoc. The latest big spike in ransomeware that we have seen are cunningly exploiting
Thoughts for managing you newly working from home team.
COVID-19 has changed the way that we all work, possibly forever, with teams which would never have worked from home now forced to do so. Here are my thoughts on how best to manage your team who are fresh to this way of working, based on my experience managing a partially remote team.
Importance of workplace security
With the current COVID-19 situation threat actors are taking advantage. Now, more than ever, its crucial to ensure all your companies computers are fully up-to-date and secure so that you don't fall victim. There are five key areas to concentrate on to keep you secure.
Paying a fair wage, a living wage.
We believe that being ethical means being kind to the environment, and paying our fair way in tax to the society in which we operate. We also believe it means being fair and kind to our employees and so today we are delighted to announce that we are officially a Living Wage Employer.