Transcription of Black Star Radio talk Friday 21st Feb 2020 Seamus Morning Mark, morning listeners. Mark We’re going to talk about voice transcription software and voice typing. So this is where you don’t have to touch your keyboard – it does it for you and you just talk to it Seamus Yes, that’s right. And […]
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Data breaches happen eg Microsoft accidentally exposed 250 million customer support records a week or so ago, and early last year Facebook’s data breach exposed more than 540 million records Sometimes this happens because of the big companies carelessness. Other times it’s really complicated – hackers that constantly trying to find new ways to get […]
Hi. Today we’re going to talk about spear phishing. Now I’m not talking about diving underwater and trying to catch fish with a spear. I’m talking about spear phishing spelt with a P-H, so P-H-I-S-H-I-N-G. Spear-phishing spelt that way is an email-based scam targeted towards a specific individual or organization. Microsoft report that spear-phishing attacks […]
I think most of us have heard of the term VPN and often we don’t really know what it is, or we’ve got a bit of a wrong idea about what it can do. What it actually stands for is, Virtual Private Network and what it does is, it encrypts your data going from your computer to a website.
You should keep ALL your data in the cloud! I repeat, put your data in cloud storage – very important. Why? One very good reason is that’s it’s safe there. If you lose laptops and external hard drives, or they get stolen or break down, they can be replaced (bloody annoying but not catastrophic); if […]