Tag "security"

HSBC customers can now use Apple Pay

7 months ago

HSBC customers can now 'tap and pay' with their iPhones using Apple Pay.

A Photogenic Security Encounter

12 months ago

This morning I spent a couple of hours with three smart phones and a high quality compact camera, taking photos of things I thought might

USBKill can easily destroy your computer

1 year ago

A simple USB stick, called USBKill, can easily destroy your computer.

Symantec aims for a secure web, will offer free(ish) certificates

1 year ago

The makers of Norton 360 do a little more than just make security software, and it even has a vision for a totally secure world wide web, with the company taking one step towards it… though there is a catch.

D-Link’s webcam ups the angles with 180 degrees

1 year ago

Security cameras are getting more connected meaning you can check them on your smartphone, but they don’t always cover the widest angles, and that’s why one company is changing things.

Trend Micro builds a way out of ransomware

1 year ago

Ransomware is one of the more frustrating security problems at the moment, locking your files down if you have the grace to cross one and open a link, but security group Trend Micro has a fix ready.

Twitter hacks highlight the importance of strong passwords

1 year ago

We’re reminded of why good passwords are needed on a fairly regular basis, and after a spate of attacks on Twitter accounts, you may want to check your social networking accounts for security, too.

Scams get a little local as Aussie organisations named

2 years ago

It’s already bad enough that we get called by people pretending to be Microsoft, but now you’re going to have to be on alert from fake Aussie organisations, but there are some tips you can consider.

Bitdefender in with a free way to block ransom virus “Cryptowall”

2 years ago

April Fools day aside, security issues are no laughing matter, and now that ransomware is proving to be more of a pest than expected, one security company has rocked up with a free for all fix in case you need it.

Android store plays host to fake apps, what to look for

2 years ago

Malware is on the rise and Android is the target. Do you know what to look for?

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