Ransomware Update

Here's a New Year's resolution you can stick to, and if you do it will make a big difference to your life.Don't open unsolicited email attachments without checking them first!Ransomware
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More Ransomware

Ransoware is on the rise. In the first three months of 2016, Kaspersky labs report a 14% increase in the incidence of ransomware. So far the most popular ransomware is
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An attachment? For me? How kind…

The first Word macro virus was released into the wild 20 years ago. In 2000, the ILoveYou (or LoveLetter) virus, one of the most damaging of its time, spread like
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Nothing to hide, nothing to fear?

Imagine for a moment, a Britain where every individual over the age of 3 years old, has their own personal government spy. This person sits next to as you watch
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How BT Works

One week ago today, the telegraph pole supplying our property and one or two others was knocked over. It was at 7.01 am on the 15th October, precisely at the
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Email from Lancs Police

This morning, an email is doing the rounds purporting to be from a Lyn Whitehead at Lancs Police. She does indeed exist, but the email is not from her but
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Only 1% of BT Customers Getting Maximum Broadband Speed

Another day, another unsurprising piece of information on the sorry state of UK broadband. Which today reports that only 4% of customers on TalkTalk’s 17Mbps package, and just 1% of
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Poor Broadband Speeds

Interesting news regarding broadband problems and long ISP contracts from Ofcom today: Ofcom is today outlining three measures to help consumers. First, Ofcom has secured a strengthened Code of Practice
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Ekahau Site Survey 8.01 Released

Ekahau have just released Ekahau Site Survey + Planner v8.0.1. Despite the minor version number, this release has plenty of new things on it, including: ALL Cisco APs and antennas are
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Cryptowall, Cryptocker and Extortion

Prevention is better than cure Cryptowall 3, the latest incarnation of the Crowti family (Cryptolocker etc) of blackmail based malware, appears to be rampant at the moment. Its delivery method
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