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Insurers handling ‘hundreds’ of breach claims

Insurance claims for data breaches are being made at a rate of more than one a day, figures from CFC Underwriting suggest.

CFC Underwriting have claimed that in 2016 it had handled more than 400 claims on cyber-breach policies it had issued.

It claimed that the majority of attacks that were being claimed for were privacy breaches […]

Ransomware Phishing Attack That Presents as a Job Application with PDF & Excel Attachments

We are advising all of our customers and partners to be aware of one of the most serious strains of ransomware that is currently doing the rounds. Named Goldeneye, it encrypts the workstation twice; both the files and the Master File Table (MFT).

The email presents as a Job Application with two attachments. One is a PDF […]

And The Winner Is….

So this time last week we had our party frocks at the ready for a night at the Talk of Manchester Business Awards 2016.  And what a night we had…

Mixing with some of the best business in Manchester, the awards ceremony took place at the Mecure Hotel at Piccadilly with the after party at Manchester […]

Netflix Fans Can Rejoice As Movies & Shows Available On The Go

In news likely to delight Netflix viewers across the globe, you can now download shows to watch even when you’re offline.

Netflix’s director of product innovation Eddy Wu made an announcement online: “Netflix members worldwide can now download in addition to stream great series and films at no extra cost.”

This great new feature is included in […]

Protect Your iPhone from the latest video bug

A new iPhone-killer is on the loose in the form of a video that can crash almost any iPhone. The malicious video which is currently circulating online, causes most iPhones to slow down to a crawl until they stop working altogether, once the video has been played in Safari.

Discovered by EverythingApplePro, the iPhone-freezing video is […]

An Urgent Phishing Alert for users of AdultFriendFinder

Following a massive data breach of the adult dating and entertainment website Friend Finder Network, over 412 million accounts, including (over 15 million “deleted” records that were not removed from the company’s databases, have now been exposed.

This puts its millions of users, past and present at risk of various online attacks and the public is […]

Bitcoin value spikes as Trumps claims his victory

Althought its often seen as the most risky and volatile assests around, investors flocked to safety and ploughed their cash into the digital currency following the results of the USA election.

Rising by as much as 4.6pc against the dollary, Bitcoin was close to 35 month high against the pound amid a global sell-off.

Historically the currency […]

Mobile Internet Use Overtakes Desktop

A new milestone has been reached in October 2016 with more websites being loaded on smartphones and tablets than on desktop computers.
Research company, Statcounter, tracks internet usage across 2.5million websites and has stated that for the first time, mobile access has surpassed desktop and laptop computers with 51.3% of pages being loaded on a mobile […]

Kodak Launch ‘The Ektra’ ultimate smartphone for camera obsessives

Global brand giant Kodak who famously failed to adapt to the world of digital and smartphone cameras, has teamed up with Reading based manufacturer Bullitt, and unveiled its first smartphone aimed at photography fanatics with a high-powered camera .

The partnership aims to carve itself a niche in the smartphone market by appealing to camera fanatics […]

Google announce an end to late night browsing for kids

Announcements from Googles October Event include Pixel Smartphones, an App that gives parents the ability to implement restrictions on the the time their children spend online, a home speaker that users can ask questions of, Wifi Routers that boost connectivity around the house, virtual reality headset wear compatible with the Goolge Daydream App and the […]