Is your website https or still http and NOT SECURE?
On the 24th July 2018 Google released Chrome version 68. If you are a chrome user you can see the version you are on by clicking on the 3 dots in the top right > HELP > ABOUT CHROME. Google… more »
The importance of SSL and a secure site
WHAT IS SSL? – An SSL certificate secures the connection between the users browser and your website ensuring no data entered on your website in a login area, in a form, or your checkout on your site can be intercepted… more »
Securing your website with SSL
From January 2017 (Chrome browser v56) you might have noticed that when you’re on a website using the Chrome browser it shows the words “NOT SECURE” before many websites. This is because Google will only give a secure designation to… more »
Google announce that Chrome will mark sites without an SSL certificate as insecure
A few weeks ago Google quietly announced that Chrome (in release 56 in January 2017) will start to mark sites that do not have an SSL certificate and don’t use https as insecure. 18 months ago Google announced that a… more »
GOZeuS and Cryptolocker – understand more about this malware and how to protect yourself
There are days when I wonder if our lives are really enhanced by the internet and technology. Instead of the dreams of the 70’s and 80’s where computers would give us more free time, we have ended up as slaves… more »
eBay has been hacked, time to change that password
I know I am a bit of a bore on this subject but here we go again. eBay has been hacked and has advised it’s users to change their passwords. If like many you use the same password for other online… more »
Do you need to change your passwords for the HEARTBLEED bug
Many of you might not have heard about the Heartbleed bug so I thought I repost this excellent article that is on Mashable. Should you be worried and Heartbleed, YES! You’re probably overdue a password change anyway so please do… more »
FEDEX DELIVERY SCAM – It’s a VIRUS or TROJAN, DO NOT OPEN!
Since Monday I have received several SCAM emails from FEDEX with the title either FEDEX or SHIPPING CONFIRMATION . As I have used FEDEX in the last 2 weeks I nearly opened it before I thought Fedex don’t have this… more »