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Could I Crack Your Password?

One of the most common ways hackers find their way into businesses is by brute force cracking passwords. This is where they try millions of variations of simple words, characters and numbers.  Even if you think your passwords are secure and unguessable, what about your staff? Are you sure there’s no-one using Password1234 to access critical systems? We’ve created a […]

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Registry Cleaners – Are they a good idea?

Are Registry Cleaners a Good Idea? You have likely been alerted by popups while browsing the web.  These, often flashing, advertisements claim your computer has more than a thousand errors requiring urgent attention to fix.  Perhaps helpfully, these popups offer a solution to cure your computer with a click of the mouse.  Buttons marked "fix […]

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Should You Repair, Upgrade, or Replace Your Computer? Like many valuable things we buy, new computers suffer from wear and tear over time. Our computers are particularly vulnerable as we have placed more and more demands on them every year. New machines have got faster, quieter, more reliable, and more capable over time. At the […]

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How to Search Google Safely

How to Search Google Safely We all love our Google, quickly finding everything we need on the Internet. It’s replaced dictionaries, encyclopedias, instruction manuals, newspapers and in many cases, even doctors. However, sometimes your search results aren’t the real thing and can be downright malicious. Here’s how to search Google safely: Pay attention to the […]

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