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Are FREE Public Wi-Fi Services Putting You At Risk?

Free Wi-Fi is pretty much everywhere these days – it’s available in hotels, café’s, restaurants, and some businesses are even offering it for their customers. But could you be putting yourself at risk by “signing on” to that “FREE” service? What you probably don’t realise is how easy it is for hackers to take advantage … Continue reading

5 Tips To Help Improve Your Computer Security!

Between the discovery of the Heartbleed SSL exploit and then remote execution exploit discovered in Microsoft’s Internet Explorer, you would be excused if you felt a little uneasy about your security online. Just to recap, Heartbleed was a fault discovered in the OpenSSL software which is responsible for creating securely encrypted connections between your computer … Continue reading

VoIP – What Is It, How Does It Work, Why You Should Use It and What To Watch Out For!

VoIP, or Voice over Internet Protocol, is simply the process of making and receiving telephone calls via the internet, as opposed to using a standard fixed-line service. When we talk about fixed-line services we are usually talking about either ISDN-based (Integrated Services Digital Network) services, often referred to as a digital telephone service; or POTS-based … Continue reading

Passwords, Passwords, Passwords

Quite frankly, these are the bane of most peoples existence. Your bank requires you to keep a PIN for your savings card and your credit card, you’ve got passwords for your computer, your emails, your Facebook account and every other internet based service you use. And if you’re like a lot of people, these passwords … Continue reading

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