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Be aware of phishing emails

Be aware of phishing emails

23rd September 2014

Phishing is a type of scam where a message is designed to look as if it is from a genuine company to try and trick you into giving out private information, like passwords or account numbers. Most phishing is done by email, but it can also come through a text message...

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Scam email alert regarding your AppleID

Scam email alert regarding your AppleID

18th September 2014

The Business Crime Reduction Centre is alerting businesses, communities and individuals about the latest email scam hitting inboxes. The bogus 'iCloud Service New Notice' email requests the victim to click on the link and enter their AppleID login and password....

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‘Small firms must be more cyber security aware,’ says Vince Cable

‘Small firms must be more cyber security aware,’ says Vince Cable

17th September 2014

Business secretary Vince Cable has warned that small companies are not doing enough to protect themselves against cyber attacks.

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Data protection workshops

Data protection workshops

16th September 2014

Who are the workshops aimed at? The workshops are for small to medium sized enterprises from various sectors ranging from charities to private companies. The event is aimed at staff or managers with limited practical experience of data protection working for organisations...

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Canon printer hacked to run Doom video game

Canon printer hacked to run Doom video game

15th September 2014

A wireless Canon Pixma printer has been hacked to run classic video game Doom.

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Small business economic confidence grows

Small business economic confidence grows

15th September 2014

Confidence among small business continues to improve, according to a survey by the Federation of Small Businesses (FSB).

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Cable theft delays on railways fall sharply

Cable theft delays on railways fall sharply

12th September 2014

A sharp fall in railway cable thefts has led to an equally sharp fall in delays, according to Network Rail.

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Five million Gmail username and passwords posted online by hackers

Five million Gmail username and passwords posted online by hackers

12th September 2014

Google is urging Gmail users to change their passwords after a database with user information was exposed online by hackers. 

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Gone phishing

Gone phishing

11th September 2014

If you get an email that looks like it's from your bank, beware - Working Lunch reporter Rachel Horne delves into the murky world of 'phishing' for vital information that can get others access to your accounts.

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Most apps are 'failing on privacy', claims report

Most apps are 'failing on privacy', claims report

11th September 2014

The vast majority of popular apps are guilty of basic failings over user privacy, a report has warned.

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