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Millions tricked by 'scareware'

Published on October 19, 2009 By Les Murphy

Great article on BBC this morning detailing the “security” software forced on unsuspecting computer users. Fortunately, two simple solutions will stop this dead in it’s tracks. Use OpenDNS when configuring your home or office network. Your web browser will not go where a name cannot be resolved to an ip address. Use a UTM device for […]

Content Filtering and Censorship

Published on April 7, 2009 By Les Murphy

Look at the area above “Popular Articles” at the top right on my home page. Do you see a green advertisement for Mozy, the world’s largest online backup service or do you see a small block with a red “X” in it, like the picture here? If you see the red “X” then welcome to […]

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