Tag Archives: Security

How to keep your smartphone safe

3 Ways To Keep Your Phone Safe Whilst most of us have some form of security protection on our computers, the same cannot be said of a large proportion of our smart phones. Phones often contain sensitive, personal information, and keeping them secure is as important as keeping your computer secure. Three Tips To Keep…
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Should I Buy A New Computer?

Is It Time To Buy A New Computer? We’re bombarded with information about the latest security measures to such a degree that it can be tempting to bury our heads and pretend that it won’t affect us – especially if it means doing yet more updates. The term “security fatigue” refers to feeling overloaded by…
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“Microsoft” Scam Evolves

There are very few of us now who aren’t aware of the scam cold callers purporting to be Microsoft engineers telling you that you have a problem with your computer. In fact, because we’ve all wised up to this scam, they’ve had to move onto pastures new. The Evolution of Bogus Tech Support. The latest…
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Ransomware – What You Need To Know

Ransomware attacks aren’t going away anytime soon. It is reported that having increased three-fold in 2015 to 1000 attacks a day we’re now up to 4000 attacks a day, and the numbers keep rising. What Is Ransomware? This is a form of malicious software that you inadvertently allow access to your computer. Once it’s gained…
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