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Phishing – What it is and how to avoid it

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What is Phishing? You get an email sent to you pretending to be from a reputable organisation. They’ll usually contain a link for you to click on or a phone number to call, both of which are there in order

Posted in Scams, Viruses

Antivirus Software – Which Should I Use

How do I know what Internet Security/Antivirus software to use? Internet security software suffers from the same problem as many consumer items; there are plenty of review sites but they often disagree. On top of that, some are free. Which

Posted in General, Good Practice, Viruses

Rogue ‘Anti Virus’ Software

A window pops up on the screen saying that the computer is infected. This looks like a genuine anti-virus program. The program then pretends it is scanning for viruses and says there are x number of infections on the computer.

Posted in Viruses