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Deals website hacked

Deals website hacked

Under current laws, COTD was within its rights not to inform customers of website hacking.

How to safely sell old technology

How to safely sell old technology

Secondhand smartphones possess some of their previous owners’ personal information.

Is free antivirus software worthwhile?

Is free antivirus software worthwhile?

Without virus protection you're leaving your computer's front door unlocked for viruses.

Your online privacy rights

Your online privacy rights

After a lawsuit in Europe, Google is complying with the “right to be forgotten” ruling. ...

Cyber attacks could shutdown cities

Cyber attacks could shutdown cities

A new CSIRO report warns that the dangers of cyber attacks are being greatly overlooked ...

Facebook hashtag faux pas

Facebook hashtag faux pas

A recent embarrassing hashtag ‘scandal’ gave Debbie’s friend a seriously red face.

Reducing spam

Reducing spam

Spam is a common, and often frustrating, side effect to having an email account.

Internet Explorer security risk

Internet Explorer security risk

A security flaw has been discovered which is affecting the Internet Explorer browser.

Find a penpal

Find a penpal

Find a penpal or email pal with similar interests with this handy guide

Heartbleed Bug hits credit cards

Heartbleed Bug hits credit cards

Several websites operated by GE Money became vulnerable to hackers last week.

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