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News19/10/2017

WiFi Vulnerability - KRACK Security Risk

This week we have learned about a WiFi vulnerability called KRACK (Key Reinstallation Attack) - a security flaw in one the most commonly used protocols (WPA2),

Guides12/10/2017

A-Z of Computer and Data Security Threats

This simple guide, written by Sophos, is a useful resource for anyone who would like to understand more about cyber-security and the threats posed by increasi

News03/10/2017

Get the lowdown on Sophos

With Sophos, you've got all aspects of IT security covered.   Sophos will be running a series of webinars throughout October, November and December, w

Videos02/10/2017

Watch this short video to learn about the GPDR

The EU General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) affects all organizations that hold personal data on EU citizens. 

News29/09/2017

We're now on Facebook!

We are expanding our social media activities with our very own Facebook page. 


Articles26/09/2017

Getting ready for the GDPR

Did you know that the Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) has produced an online self-assessment tool to help you prepare for the new General Data Protectio

Articles26/09/2017

What can be done to minimize the risk of a GDPR fine?

The consequences of data loss can be severe.

So how can organizations comply with the regulation? Which security technologies keep personal data protected?

Articles26/09/2017

Are you ready for the GDPR?

Do you have the necessary data protection measures in place? Find out with the Sophos 60-Second Compliance Check.

Articles26/09/2017

Moving your support to Minerva could not be easier

Whether you are a small business that requires a fully managed support service or a larger business that requires that extra bit of help, Minerva has the sol

Articles25/09/2017

Preparing for GDPR – 12 steps to take now

The Information Commissioner’s Office (ICO) have produced a checklist highlighting 12 steps you should take now to prepare for the  new General Data Protec

Articles24/09/2017

What is the GDPR?

You might keep hearing the term GDPR, and be wondering what it means.  


News21/09/2017

Fundraising for Bliss

Good luck to Christian, one of our engineers, he's fundraising on Saturday for Bliss, a charity that helps premature and sick babies in the UK to give every bab

Videos12/09/2017

Supercharge your business with Sage 200c

New Sage 200c is helping businesses like yours to dramatically increase efficiency and effectiveness .


News10/08/2017

Sage 200c - Propel your business to the next level

Propel your business to then next level with Sage 200c - the latest version of Sage 200 launched today -  which includes some great new features.


News06/07/2017

Coming soon... Sage 200c

Sage 200c is the latest version of Sage 200 and includes some great new features.

News03/07/2017

Sophos Stops Petya Ransomware

As with the recent WannaCry ransomware attack, organisations around the world have again been affected by a new ransomware variant known as the Petya cyber-a

News30/06/2017

Sophos Webinar - Protect your business against ransomware

Do you want to learn more about how to protect your business from the latest ransomware threats? 

News27/06/2017

Breaking news - new global cyber attack

The BBC has reported that many firms have been hit by a new global cyber attack. 

News01/06/2017

Minerva wins Sophos Solution Partner of the Year Award

Minerva is pleased to announce that we were awarded Sophos Solution Partner of the Year (UK and Ireland) at the Sophos EMEA Partner Conference held in Lisbon

News15/05/2017

Important information re International Ransomware Cyber attack

In light of recent events, we would like to provide your with the following information. 

News11/05/2017

Pegasus Mobile Sales - Revolutionise your sales processes

If you have a sales team on the road, Pegasus Mobile Sales is a new application for Opera 3 and Pegasus Web Xchange which, together with the Mobile Sales app

Updates09/05/2017

Be vigilant - Cyber fraud

It has recently been brought to our attention that fraudsters have been using Trojan viruses/malware to obtain remote access to personal computers and to rec

News03/05/2017

Introducing Sophos Phish Threat

Phishing attack simulation and training for your end users

Guides28/04/2017

Small businesses: What you need to know about cyber security

Looking for some guidance  on how to put simple cyber security measures in place?

News25/04/2017

Cyber Essentials - Protect your business against cyber threats

Cyber-attacks cost organisations like yours thousands of pounds and cause lengthy periods of disruption. Do you have a plan for what you would do if your cus

Guides13/03/2017

Tips for creating a strong password

It's important that you keep your passwords safe. Here are some tips to help you. 

Articles02/03/2017

Worried about ransomware?

Ransomware is taking over the headlines, and I’m sure you’ve seen some of the stories. Businesses of every size have become targets, and we are s

Articles16/02/2017

Are you thinking of upgrading your business software?

Sage 200 Extra, available from Minerva, is a fully customisable solution which can be tailored to meet the exact needs of your business. 

News21/12/2016

Sophos Partner Event

Minerva recently attended the Sophos Partner Event at Mercedes-Benz World.

News16/12/2016

Season's Greetings

This year instead of sending Christmas Cards we have made a donation to Peace Hospice Care.

Christmas opening hours:

Articles10/10/2016

Five reasons why your business needs IT support

Thinking about investing in IT support?  It can be a difficult decision.

Here are five reasons why you should consider outsourcing your IT:

Videos03/10/2016

Sophos Intercept X

A new era of endpoint protection

Sophos Intercept X ushers in a new era of endpoint protection for modern threats. It features 

Videos26/09/2016

Pegasus Mobile Sales

Pegasus Mobile Sales via Pegasus Web Xchange is a dedicated mobile sales app that will change the way your orders are taken and processed.

 

Videos15/09/2016

Top reasons to upgrade to Sage 200

Over the years, many Sage 50 Accounts customers have upgraded their software to Sage 200 to meet the needs of their growing businesses. 

Guides13/09/2016

A Guide to Email Safety

In this guide we aim to give you some simple guidelines to follow when dealing with email.  There are lots of things to look out for but remember if you

News02/08/2016

Step up programme - Upgrade to Opera 3

To help our loyal customers manage change and future-proof their business, Pegasus has launched the Step Up Programme.

News25/07/2016

Connect with your data remotely - Introducing Pegasus Web Xchange

Change the way you work and run your business with Pegasus Web Xchange, available with Opera 3.

Articles13/07/2016

Small business vulnerable to cyber-attacks

According to an article published recently on SME Insider, nine out of ten small businesses are vulnerable to cyber-attacks.

Updates08/07/2016

Information regarding the introduction of "KC" as a prefix for National Insurance numbers for Opera Payroll users

HMRC have recently introduced “KC” as a new prefix for National Insurance numbers.

News07/07/2016

Important information - New security threats

We would like to inform you of two new important security risks which are currently circulating.

News26/04/2016

Should I upgrade to Windows 10?

For users of Window 7 and 8.1 the upgrade is currently free, so if you are considering upgrading, now is the time to think about doing it.

News25/01/2016

Sage 200 Extra Online

Minerva is pleased to announce that we are now an accredited Sage Business Partner.

News26/08/2015

Pegasus Opera Cloud

The Cloud has quickly taken over the technology industry, with its mix of convenience and effectiveness it has fast become a staple for businesses to take ad

News23/07/2015

Microsoft Office 2016

Microsoft has announced that the next version of Office (Office 2016) will be released in autumn 2015. Their stated goal is to re-imagine the traditional Off

News20/07/2015

Windows 10 upgrade available on 29th July – important information!

As you may have heard, the release of Windows 10 from Microsoft is right around the corner and any user who is currently using Windows 7, 8 or 8.1 will be el

Articles24/04/2015

New Google search algorithms promotes mobile-friendly websites

As of 21st April, Google updated its search algorithms to favour websites that work well on mobile devices. Termed “Mobile friendliness” this wil

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