The next Ransomware threat is here – Fireball

| June 11, 2017

Unlike WannaCry, this threat makes no attempt to conceal the source, a large Chinese marketing company called Rafotech. It has two main functions:

It could make a great movie.

| May 22, 2017

It also highlights a flaw too! We are engrossed in connecting everything to the Internet – the IoT or Internet of things.
In hindsight, is that wise?

“wannacry” the cyber-disaster waiting to happen.

| May 17, 2017

Now add the icing on the IT cake – a secretive intelligence organisation like the NSA, who discovers a weakness, writes malware to use it and refuses to tell their own countrymen

The Pension Crisis – Part 3 – Bridging the Gap

| August 27, 2016

For many people the simple truth is, you will either retire in poverty, becoming another family dependant or you’ll work until you are seventy something and end up in a bed in a geriatric ward . . . unless . . .

The Pension Crisis – Part 2 – Why Now?

| August 19, 2016

Way in the corner, across the dimly lit floor, in a glassed in office was their new computer. It took a few moments to realise that each of the hundreds of holes in the sea of carpet, was a plug where a desk and a person had sat.

The future of consumer electronics.

| April 13, 2016

Since connectivity has been around for a while, has it raised many consumer issues?

Online dating – Avoiding the disasters

| October 26, 2015

To help proof yourself from these scams, set a simple few rules before you start.

Online dating – Why would you?

| October 19, 2015

So if you are normal, over 30 and have a life, online dating is probably your best option.

The Ashley Madison Affaire

| October 4, 2015

Firstly, which is the biggest sin here? . . .To be on such a site or to try and wreck thousands of marriages?

Samsung Smart TV eavesdropping scare – Meh!

| April 2, 2015

It’s reasonable to assume that they do a bit of snooping first to make sure their suspicions are well founded. Ok, so it’s illegal and unethical (and of course strongly denied by all authorities)