Security holes in so many new smart devices

March 18, 2018

Security company Kaspersky has found that the tsunami of new smart devices – coffee machines, fridges, cars, speakers, vacuums, speakers and even security cameras themselves

Google canned 3.2 billion dodgy ads in 2017

March 17, 2018

Google removed 3.2 billion ‘bad ads’ in 2017 – way up from 1.7 billion in 2016.

Google: Android now as safe as the other guy!

March 17, 2018

Google has made a bold statement that its current Android offerings are as safe as other mobile operating systems.

Cyberbullying concerns us all

March 16, 2018

A new report from Norton shows that 80% of parents are now concerned that cyberbullying will affect their child. In other words abused or harassed

WeChat banned by Australian Defence Department

March 13, 2018

The Australian Defence Department has banned WeChat, a multi-purpose social media application software developed by Chinese communications giant Tencent.

Vilfo – next-gen VPN router

March 9, 2018

There are two things the Vilfo router sets out to solve – malicious attacks on your home network and guaranteed privacy online.

Macs not safe from malware

March 9, 2018

Leading malware detection and removal company Malwarebytes says it is time to explode the myth that Macs are immune to virus and malware.

Master Lock – Bluetooth beats brawn (review)

February 28, 2018

Master Lock founded in 1921 has been at the cutting edge of lock technology inventing the world’s first laminated lock and even helping Harry Houdini

Trust no-one – Australia’s New Payments Platform is a little too convenient

February 19, 2018

This month’s launch of Australia’s New Payments Platform is likely to increase the risk of fraudsters seeking to exploit the availability of real-time bank payments.

Facebook VPN spies on all your browsing habits

February 15, 2018

Facebook has introduced the ‘Onavo Protect’ VPN feature in its iOS app. It is corporate spying at its worst that masquerades as a free VPN

Why don’t we combine a lightbulb with a security cam?

February 9, 2018

Enter LightCam that is presently in the funding stage at Indiegogo. It is a brilliant concept (forgive the pun).

WD MyCloud vulnerabilities revealed

February 9, 2018

Trustwave a leading threat, vulnerability and compliance management company has publicly revealed new multiple security holes in the popular WDMyCloud personal network attached storage devices.

NETGEAR routers breached

February 9, 2018

Trustwave, a leading threat, vulnerability and compliance management company has publicly revealed five new major security holes in certain NETGEAR routers.

GoGet hacked (news)

February 1, 2018

Australian Car-sharing company GoGet was hacked by a person who had previously advised it of security flaws that could make it vulnerable to attack.

How reliable and fast is your ISP?

January 25, 2018

We all hear horror stories about the NBN being too slow, or internet outages, or your ISP is terrible. The problem is that most stories

Congratulations you have won…

January 18, 2018

Security provider Norton has recently uncovered a new form of Android malware that uses the smartphones GPS location to customise fake awards and prize emails.

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