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Web browsing - a few safety tips

Web browsing - a few safety tips

Browsing the web is an awesome way to get work done, study, shop, stay in touch with friends or just have fun. But just how safe is it? In today’s blog, I don't want to discuss anyone’s browsing habits as everyone has differing opinions on what is right and wrong.

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Cyber Security - Virus Management

Cyber Security - Virus Management

With such a comprehensive subject, knowing where to start can be difficult. Online security comes in many layers, and having many layers is important. Just having a “virus checker” isn't enough in this day and age, and as we travel on this journey, we will look at anti-virus software, because that’s an important level of protection.

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Backups. Here's why they matter

Backups. Here's why they matter

If you fail to pay in a certain time, all of your files are deleted.
That's how Ransomware gets its name - by holding you to ransom. It's how full-time hackers make their money

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Passwords - are yours really that safe? Part 2

Passwords - are yours really that safe? Part 2

Password hygiene is all about keeping you safe. Creating strong passwords, changing them regularly and storing them safely. And that's what we will look at today. It's a long read, but if you want to be safe, it's well worth the effort.

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