Cyber crime hits home

Cyber crime hits home

Cyber crime – computer virus infections created for the specific purpose of extorting money has finally, and unfortunately made front page news – infecting NHS computers and other organisations. I’m not alone in asking the question how did this happen? The simple,...
If in doubt, don’t click

If in doubt, don’t click

On the whole I do enjoy getting emails from customers. The best ones are probably when they buy something from us… but almost as good is when they want confirmation that they’ve saved themselves time and money. An example of this popped into my inbox a...
The pain of passwords present and future

The pain of passwords present and future

With all the other news that has recently grabbed the headlines (UK out of Europe and England knocked out of Europe by Iceland to name but 2), it is easy to miss a number of (other) important news items. Sad to say that the stories I am referring to are not good news...
Look at the light show but be careful

Look at the light show but be careful

I wrote back in December about Internet connected devices and wondered what interesting stories may be forthcoming. There’s a couple of recent stories that have piqued my interested. The first is about a hotel using android devices to light rooms, and not being...