How to get rid of a computer virus

2018-06-14T17:15:26+00:00June 14th, 2018|Categories: IT Support|Tags: , , , , , |

How to get rid of a computer virus Picture the scene: you’re slowly sipping your morning coffee, letting the caffeine percolate as you wind yourself up to deal with the day’s work ahead of you. Then, your phone rings. It’s your tech support guy. You take the call and his first words are: [...]

It’s people, not viruses, who threaten your cyber security

2018-06-08T09:13:04+00:00June 8th, 2018|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , , , , , |

It’s people, not viruses, who threaten your cyber security If Hollywood represented reality, cyber security threats would come from super-sophisticated computer geniuses working for super-villains, plotting the destruction of the world as we know it. In actual fact, the biggest threat companies face probably comes from inside their organisation and may come in the [...]

Has your fridge been hacked? The security considerations of the Internet of Things

2018-04-09T13:54:06+00:00November 8th, 2017|Categories: Technology Trends|Tags: , , , , |

Has your fridge been hacked? The security considerations of the Internet of Things How much do you trust your fridge? The question may seem flippant but, as the Internet of Things continues to grow, it will become an entirely serious one. Connectivity brings convenience and sometimes that convenience is priceless, but it also brings [...]

What small businesses need to know about avoiding Ransomware

2017-11-10T17:52:50+00:00October 2nd, 2017|Categories: IT Security|Tags: , , , |

What small businesses need to know about avoiding Ransomware Ransomware is an extreme computer virus that demands a ransom be paid within a few days. It encrypts the data on your computer system and, if it is not paid, all the files on the computer will be deleted. This can be absolutely disastrous for [...]