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Ten Tips For Spotting A Phishing Email

It’s been over twenty years since hackers stealing AOL customer accounts and passwords inspired the term ‘phishing’. Since then, fraudulent…

Common Content Tricks Used By Email Spammers

For a time in the early Noughties, it was debatable whether email had a future. A torrent of spam messages…

What Do You Do If You’ve Been Hacked?

Digital security makes the headlines almost every day, and being hacked never seems to be too far from the forefront…

A Beginner's Guide To Cybersecurity

The internet represents the very best and worst of human nature, and cybercrime is a fine example of the latter.…

Staying Safe On The Dark Web

If the World Wide Web represents the visible part of an ocean, the Dark Web could be regarded as everything…

Keep Your Website Safe From Malware

Did you know that every day 5,000 websites are attacked by malware? Don’t let your website become part of this…

Staying Safe While Browsing The Web

Given the importance of the internet in our lives these days, it’s perhaps surprising that we don’t encounter more dangers…

Three Ways Of Staying Anonymous Online

There is no doubt that the internet has revolutionised our lives, but it’s come at a cost. Mental health issues…

What Cloudflare Can Do For Your Website

Did you know that Cloudflare, a free service from UK2.NET could supercharge your website and help you reach a global…

Ways To Improve Online Password Security

Other than news sites and hobbyist blogs, it’s hard to find a website which doesn’t require a username and password…

The Best Consumer Antivirus Packages

Remember those halcyon days when the worst threat computer users faced involved downloading a virus? In this age of malware,…