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A security flaw in Intel processors has been headlining tech news today, but what are the key points you need to be aware of? Yesterday it came to light that Intel are working on a fix to a security flaw found in the majority of their processors. It is estimated that 90% of laptops and [...]
Security researcher Michael Myng has found a keylogger in HP laptops, allowing hackers to spy on everything a user is typing. Michael Myng was inspecting a piece of software used on HP laptops when he discovered keylogging code in some of the software drives pre-installed onto the devices. Keyloggers are widely used by hackers to [...]
Apple recently released updates both their Mac and iPhone Operating Systems, but should iPhone 5 users be worried? Apple have confirmed they will no longer be supporting the iPhone 5 and 5c after announcing the latest iOS update, iOS11. Apple’s latest update became available last week, in preparation for their next 3 devices; iPhone8, iPhone8 [...]
A young woman from the US was tricked into giving out the password to her email account which led to her losing access other online accounts such as her Email, Facebook and iCloud. 6 weeks ago a young woman was asked by a distant ‘friend’ on Facebook Messenger to help her win an online modelling [...]
What do the new annual crime figures tell us? If you are a member of Cyber Wise you will know already that we aim to teach our users of the importance of cyber security, and acknowledge the truly devastating effects that cybercrime and fraud is causing throughout the country. This is the first time, however, [...]