Ransomware and what to do

What is Ransomware? Ransomware is malicious software that can be installed onto your computer either via an email or through a compromised website. The ransomware software can take many forms but the main reason to be careful is once your machine has become infected the software will deny you access to your files until you

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Officially the worst passwords of 2013

[intro]Here it is, the list of the worst passwords of 2013 is out. Security Software company Splashdata, who make password management applications, complies the list every year, hoping to encourage users to create stronger, more original passwords.[/intro] The list of passwords is compiled from files containing millions of stolen passwords which have been posted online,

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Advantages of Online Backup & Cloud Storage

Cloud storage is quickly becoming the method of choice when it comes to backing up those important document’s and files. It comes with huge advantages for home and business users who are looking for a backup solution, or a way to access their files on the go. Before we get into the advantages of cloud

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The Snapchat Hack

Are your details safe??? On New Year’s Day Hackers were able to publish the usernames and phone numbers of more than 4.6 million Snapchat users in order to “raise public awareness on how reckless many internet companies are with user information”. The data was publish on to a website called SnapchatDB which has since been

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