Category Archives: Computer Security

Can We Guess Your Password?

The first Thursday in May marks World Password Day - yes, this is a thing - and it's there to help remind us all of the continued importance of online safety. Security breaches are never welcome, but in an effort to find something positive about hacked details being published online we can use the information…
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How To Spot Fake News

Whilst there are news stories that you just know aren’t for real (Cow spotted on the moon!) there are many more that can catch people out. Knowing how to spot fake news is sometimes not as simple as "cows roaming the moon", so are there any ways we can tell for sure if it’s a…
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Data Privacy Day 2019

Data Privacy Day is an annual event with the aim of making more of us safe when using technology and is a useful reminder of best practice when it comes to keeping your data secure. There are two main elements to your data privacy – your responsibility to keep you own data safe, and the…
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Have I Got A Virus?

Unfortunately there is no such thing as 100% computer security as the weakest link is usually the person using the machine. Whilst there are adequate anti virus security options out there to help avoid getting a virus, spyware, or malware, there are times when something nasty could slip through and affect your computer or laptop.…
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