Computer safety online is complicated – Webster Consulting can help.

Computer safety online is complicated – Webster Consulting can help.

Keeping the family safe in cyberspace is no small thing. I wish I could recommend a single program to install, that would keep you safe. Instead, computer safety comes from a soup made up of a bunch of ingredients that, when combined, provide a healthy dose of security. This soup is brewed from both softwareRead more about Computer safety online is complicated – Webster Consulting can help.[…]

The road ahead… 2011 Internet threats

The road ahead… 2011 Internet threats

Hacktivism A denial-of-service attack was launched against the WikiLeaks site. WikiLeaks supporters retaliated. Credit: Sophos.com In the second half of 2010, no single topic dominated cybersecurity news more than WikiLeaks. From the initial document leak to the subsequent denial-of-service attacks launched against PayPal, Amazon, MasterCard and Visa, even the least tech-savvy person seemed to haveRead more about The road ahead… 2011 Internet threats[…]

Virus victims – The picture in Europe 2010

Virus victims – The picture in Europe 2010

Almost one third of internet users in the European Union caught a PC virus despite the majority having security software installed, statistics show. Viruses were most prevalent in Bulgaria and Hungary, the survey of 30 countries reveals. The 2010 figures, released by the EU’s statistics office to mark Internet Safety Day, show the safest countriesRead more about Virus victims – The picture in Europe 2010[…]

Facebook announces security changes – About time too!

Facebook announces security changes – About time too!

Facebook users will be able to log off the site from their mobile/cell phone and get a temporary passwords to use on public computers under new security changes. The updates, announced recently on Facebook’s official blog, come as the social networking giant observes National Cyber Security Awareness Month. The “one-time passwords” will be available toRead more about Facebook announces security changes – About time too![…]