Microsoft Support SCAM: Catching out people in Lismore

Microsoft Support SCAM: Catching out people in Lismore

by admin, 21/04/2017

A sophisticated scam has been going around: a site appears in your web browser that appears to be from Microsoft. The browser becomes ‘locked’ on the page, and the pop-up urges you to call a number to ‘resolve the problem’. If you follow the instructions, you’ll find yourself giving access … Continue reading

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Windows 10 – should I upgrade?

Windows 10 – should I upgrade?

by admin, 15/06/2016

Everyone that’s even been near a computer this last year has probably seen the message from Microsoft, encouraging you to upgrade to Windows 10. They have been offering this as a free upgrade for users who are currently running  Windows 7 or 8 (including 8.1). Many people have said the freebie … Continue reading

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QuickTime Security Threat

QuickTime Security Threat

by admin, 12/05/2016

Do you have QuickTime installed on your PC? Many computers do, and it’s become a high-risk vulnerability. Users of computers running Windows should remove the QuickTime program immediately, advises it’s creator, Apple. The software now has a vulnerability allowing hackers to gain control of your PC. This is a high-risk … Continue reading

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