Blog Posts

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Friday, 9 March 2018
Manybusinesses have been hit by a wave of spam emails over the last few days. Theemail which is supposedly sent by the ‘Microsoft Office 365 Team’ has thesubject line ‘Your account might be suspended’. The email is f...
Thursday, 1 March 2018
Many usersof the broadband provided by Virgin Media were severely affected yesterday asVirgin rolled out an update for their Hitron CGNv4 routers which are known tohave problems. Users with dynamic IP addresses were affected as soon as theupdate...
Monday, 22 January 2018
Random reboots are occurring on PC’s with newer Intelprocessors after the update for protection against the Spectre CPU flaw. Intelhave conducted tests and found that the random reboots are affecting its newprocessors as well as its older ...
Thursday, 4 January 2018
Microsoft, Apple and Linux will now have to update theiroperating systems worldwide due to a major flaw in the Intel chip design.Millions of computers from the last 10 years are believed to be affected.The UK’s National Cyber Security Cent...
Tuesday, 19 December 2017
290,000 online banking customers have been contactedregarding the decision which is due to a matter of national security.Government departments have been warned not to use softwarefrom Russian companies by cyber-security chiefs in the UK. All go...
Saturday, 18 November 2017
In April/May 2018, the Data Protection Act will be replacedwith the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR). As well as extendingthe DPA, it involves much higher penalties for companies who don’t comply withnew rules around th...
Friday, 16 June 2017
Last month, the IT Community was hit by a destructiveattack. WannaCry is a Ransomware infection, that exploits a hole in the WindowsSMB (Server Message Block) protocol.This was patched in March this year (Security UpdateMS17-010) so if your PCs ...
Monday, 25 July 2016
It’s not that I mean too, nor that I do it on purpose, but I drive my wife mad. I think it’s a good effort to get the clothes next to the wash bin and the dishes on top of the dishwasher. But that seems to drive my wife further up th...
Monday, 11 July 2016
I have a secret I've kept for a while now…. Actually it's not that secret at all. Everyone who knows me, knows I choose Apple iPhone over Android anything. But it’s the why that nobody has asked me about.  I'm guessing either t...
Monday, 4 July 2016
We asked a customer who recently moved to Office 365 why they had decided to move, and what benefits the change had bought to the company. This is their blog explaining why.​OK, so at first I was against the whole Office 365 thing. I didn't want...
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