News — data protection

Are you staying safe on Social Media, home & away?

cyber attack cyber crime protection cybercriminals data protection global devices infomation multifactor authentication passwords pcsecurity phishing protection security SMART DEVICES social media software spyware technology vpn

Are you staying safe on Social Media, home & away?

Posting our experiences and photos on Social Media is something we all do, especially when we are travelling or on Holiday. But have you ever thought of the safety implications when you do this? Here are a few things to think about and help you stay safe on social Media Platforms. Check your ‘Friends’ List.  Make sure that you are posting to people that you trust when displaying personal details, especially when you include how long you will be away etc. Never befriend someone you don’t know or have casually met. You can always wait until to get to know...

Read more →


Free vs Paid Internet Security Software: What’s best?

antivirus backup cyber security data protection home devices malware parentalcontrol pcsecurity privacy protection security software spying spyware threats update vpn

Free vs Paid Internet Security Software: What’s best?

With so much choice out there for Antivirus products, it is hard to sometimes make a smart choice, especially when there are so called ‘Free’ products. But as the saying goes… there no such thing as a Free lunch! To safeguard your devices and data, it is extremely important to have the best protection you can get, one that will regularly update, to help to secure you from on-going & changing threats.  These ‘Free’ products can be very tempting, but beware, you may think you are receiving the software for free, but often the software has a ‘trade off’ where...

Read more →


Easyjet Cyber-Breach affecting around 9 million customers

antivirus cyber attack cyber crime protection cyber security cybercriminals data breach data protection global devices malware phishing software spyware

Easyjet Cyber-Breach affecting around 9 million customers

Easyjet Cyber- breach affected around 9 million customers. Details have emerged this month that email addresses, travel details and in some cases, credit and debit card information, have been stolen from this very renowned company. Easyjet have informed and is working closely with the UK’s information Commissioners Office (ICO) during the on-going investigation. EasyJet first became aware of the attack in January, but it was only able to start informing customers about the breach in April. The reason being that it was such a highly sophisticated attack, so it took time to unravel and find who had been impacted. "We...

Read more →


Millennials V Baby Boomers? Who is the safest online?

antivirus Biometrics cyber crime protection cyber security data protection global devices malware multifactor authentication password manager passwords phishing protection security SMART DEVICES social media software technology virus

Millennials V Baby Boomers? Who is the safest online?

Millennials v Baby Boomers, which one is more secure online? Check out the chart to see the full story, you might be surprised at some of the results! 

Read more →


Passwords-The Real Truth!

antivirus cyber crime protection cyber security cybercriminals data protection global devices malware multifactor authentication password manager passwords pcsecurity protection security security risks technology update

Passwords-The Real Truth!

With the digital world absorbing all our lives now, passwords are the centre of all our devices universe! Whether using devices at work or for personal use, our passwords are the key to giving us our access. But how often do we update them? How often do we use the same passwords for various sites? With the World Password Day nearly upon us (Yes there is such a day!) we all should be more mindful about our security online, and our passwords are one of the highest priorities.  We all know what we should be doing, but are we doing...

Read more →