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Are you walking a password tightrope?

Are you walking a password tightrope?

It’s a scary thought, but researchers have found that 10,000 of the most common passwords can crack more than 98 per cent of six million user accounts. If you or your family use any of the following top five passwords…

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Averting a CryptoLocker crisis

Averting a CryptoLocker crisis

Last Friday we had a call from one of our larger clients who were having issues opening up some documents on their computer. “All my files seem to have changed to .encrypted extensions” exclaimed the staff member, and our technician…

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Is your computer trying to tell you something?

Is your computer trying to tell you something?

Ever had a hard drive fail on you and as a result lost everything? It’s not a pleasant experience, as anyone who has suffered the loss of important documents, treasured images, contact details and other such key files will tell…

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£1,000 grant for your business when staff take up remote working

£1,000 grant for your business when staff take up remote working

Grants of up to £1,000 are available from the Government if you are able to reduce travel to work for you and your team – and there are several ways we can help you to qualify. These include: – Supplying…

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Can we trust The Cloud? 4 key things you should know

Can we trust The Cloud? 4 key things you should know

Cloud storage has become big news, with serious questions about personal privacy and who can access what. Entrusting holiday snaps, music and innocuous files to The Cloud is one thing, but storing sensitive business data takes it to a new…

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Computer and I.T. security needs to be a multi-layer approach

Computer and I.T. security needs to be a multi-layer approach

Imagine going to bed at night, locking your front door, putting the chain in place and then shooting a bolt top and bottom, but then leaving the back door open (not just unlocked) as well as your downstairs windows –…

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