How to recognise and avoid scammers’ tactics, and steps you can take to check for scams. Understanding how scams work is the best way to protect yourself. Take this quiz to test your knowledge about how to recognise and deal with scams. Take the quiz.
Two-factor authentication (2FA) adds an extra level of security when you log in. Most people log on to an online account by applying a username-password combination. Using 2FA adds a second layer of identity verification to strengthen your login protection. Learn how it works and how to easily set it up free for your accounts […]
The Chinese government plans to launch its Social Credit System in 2020. The aim? To judge the trustworthiness – or otherwise – of its 1.3 billion residents In June 14, 2014, the State Council of China published an ominous-sounding document called “Planning Outline for the Construction of a Social Credit System”. In the way of […]
Netsafe has created an online automated chat-bot that replies to scammers wasting their time instead of yours! You simple forward any scam email to email@example.com and their robot begins asking a series of questions to the scammer, effectively wasting their time instead of yours. Your email address is never revealed. The bot called Re:Scam has […]
Google has launched Google File Stream to GSuite customers allowing them to sync Team Drives and access files on demand without having to sync all files offline. Google Drive desktop software will no longer be supported beginning on December 11th, 2017, and it will shut down completely on March 12th, 2018, Google says. Google debuted File […]
Using Android data from 187 countries, SimilarWeb were able to determine the most popular messaging app all over the world. Messaging apps are the most used app on mobile devices. Of the 187 countries that SimilarWeb examined, WhatsApp was the world leader claiming 109 countries, or 55.6% of the world. WhatsApp’s countries include Brazil, Mexico, India, Russia, […]
One of our cloud providers, OneNet, speaks about how they protect our clients against threats and ransomware. With Ransomware attacks in 2017 reaching an all-time high, there is no better time to ensure your systems are protected adequately so you don’t lose your information (or money). On August 31, 2017 by OneNet. If 2017 is to […]
Google is making it easier for you to find out what it knows about you. In a blog post on Friday Google said it has redesigned its privacy and security dashboard “from the ground up” to better integrate it into other privacy controls and to make it more touchscreen-friendly. The main dashboard was created in 2009 and […]