The start of the year is a good time to take stock of your PC, in the same way you might be doing in other parts of your life. Good habits can make or break your computing experiences. But while you can’t take your PC to the gym to get it toned, there are plenty […]
How many times do you see the word ‘Free’ plastered all over the internet? Whether it’s free phone apps, free ebooks or free training courses, we’re bombarded with this word every day. It’s a marketer’s best friend, and a consumer’s greatest temptation. But they say there’s no such thing as a free lunch. Does that […]
When is your computer completely safe? When it’s switched off. That’s an old geek truism to get started… 😉 But there are other factors reducing your security: when viruses arrive; when antivirus software is not installed or not up to date; when your firewall software is not working; when Windows Updates have not been applied; […]
Yes, you would! Your friends would soon start telling you about how they’d received nonsensical emails from you, and people you’d never even heard of (possible businesses you’d once had email contact with) would be sending you confused messages and “I’m currently out of the Office” type mail.
Every move we make online creates a chain of vulnerability. Break that chain with these tips on keeping yourself safe.