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Security warning! Don’t be a Sextortion victim

When it comes to IT security, there is always something new around the corner. Threats are constantly evolving. The bad guys are constantly finding ways to get through defences. Unfortunately, this isn’t just sophisticated, technical attacks but often, very simple emails, either pretending to be from Apple or Amazon etc or claiming they have something […]

A Single Click Caused the Massive Yahoo Data Breach

A single click was all it took to launch one of the biggest data breaches ever. One mistaken click. That’s all it took for a Canadian hacker aligned with rogue Russian FSB spies to gain access to Yahoo’s network and potentially the email messages and private information of as many as 1.5 billion people. To […]

Microsoft & Talk Talk scams

Microsoft & Talk Talk scams are no joke. They have been going for years and people keep getting caught out by them. It is important that you are not only aware of this potential scam hitting you but also protect your friends, family and parents (if they’re still around). It begins with a phone call […]

TravelMate X349

  TravelMate X349 TravelMate X349 Available today via your distribution partners Full aluminium design, slim and lightweight 14” Full HD IPS display reclining up to 180° Touch fingerprint reader 6th generation Intel® Core™ i CPU and DDR4 memory USB 3.1 Gen 2 Type C port Style and portability Thanks to the all-aluminium body and slim […]

Surface Pro 4

With the Surface Pro 4 m3 Tablet, Microsoft delivers a powerful device that combines the best of both a tablet and a laptop. Equipped with Surface-Pen and Type Cover, the Microsoft Tablet has many different uses. The Surface Pro 4 from Microsoft has specifications more like a laptop than a tablet. Within it’s slim depth […]

Trojan “Svpeng” steals bank data

Security experts from Kaspersky Lab have discovered a new variant of mobile Trojan “Svpeng”. The Banking Trojan hides in Google AdSense ads and uses a vulnerability in Google Chrome. Its goal is to tap sensitive data from Android smartphones. Users load the mobile phone trojan on their smartphone when visiting websites with infected advertisements.  read on […]

Online Christmas Shopping – beware of scams

Christmas is approaching and more and more of us are buying our gifts online. But security company Kaspersky Lab have warned against rogue vendors on the Internet that roam on approved platforms. You should be exercising extreme caution when buying online. Read on to find out what you have to pay attention to, to avoid […]

Gaming PC Trends; Hardware and Software Tips for 2017

The year is slowly drawing to a close and the new gaming PC trends are already being announced. Powerful graphics cards, adaptive housings and powerful games await you in 2017. There are so many computer components coming out all the time. It gets more and more difficult to keep up to date with the new […]