Category Archives: Computer Security

Five Ways To Spot Spam Emails

One of the most common, and easiest, ways of letting a virus into your computer is through clicking on a dodgy link in an email. Unfortunately, these emails are getting more sophisticated and even with a good anti-virus if you click the link and click “allow” you could be in trouble. So how can you…
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Should I Backup My Computer?

As you would expect, all of our computers here at Dolphin are backed up regularly and automatically. One of the most difficult things we ever have to say to customers is that, "we couldn't retrieve any of your data I'm afraid". When did you last backup your data? From customers who have lost important work…
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Broadband Scam

It appears that too many of us have wised up to the cold calling Microsoft scam whereby you’d receive a phone call from a “Microsoft” engineer telling you that you had viruses on your computer and that they needed to run a scan. Things have moved on, and now we’re hearing more and more reports…
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