Companies’ reputations and customer bases are being put at risk by the online activity of their employees

More than a fifth of Gen Z workers said they have accessed the dark web, an area of the internet sometimes used to buy and sell illegal materials incl(...)

IT consulting and managed-services company Arkphire reported a rise in revenues to €90.1 million for the year ending June 30th, 2018. Photograph: iStock

IT spending is on the rebound, with several Irish technology services providers reporting big jumps in turnover. Coming a day after John Purdy’s Ergo(...)

Michael O’Hara, managing director, DataSolutions

Irish IT distributor Data Solutions has said revenues rose by 34 per cent or €13.6 million last year to €40 million, with the company adding it remain(...)

Central Bank: Dave Keating, head of security at Dublin-based Data Solutions, said it is only a matter of time before we see sim swap fraud happening in Ireland and “ultimately it is the Central Bank’s job to ensure banks here are set up to protect against it”.

Irish banks have been urged to review security procedures following a spate of “sim swap fraud” attacks in the United Kingdom. The warning comes aft(...)

 Data Solutions managing director Michael O’Hara,    Nutanix channel manager Andrew Brewerton and Sean Fane, UK managing director of Data Solutions, at the announcement of Data Solutions’ expansion. Photograph: Colin Swain

Dublin-based Data Solutions is to invest €5 million and create 20 jobs as it seeks to triple its business over the next three years. The additional (...)

Dave Keating: “The security team feels there’s a lack of understanding or appreciation of the responsibilities of regular users of IT systems within organisations to be on the lookout for security incidents, what they look like, and what they should do when they see them.”

Irish businesses fear the threat of a cyber attack on their business, with a lack of information and education on security and the use of social medi(...)