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Do VPNs prevent you from getting hacked & what else can I do to secure myself?

Do VPNs prevent you from getting hacked & what else can I do to secure myself? In short No, using a VPN will not prevent you from getting hacked. No single thing will protect you from getting hacked. The best way to minimise getting hacked is called “Defence in Depth”, meaning you need to build

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My Laptop / computer or mobile device has slowed down – what can I do?

Find your laptop/computer or mobile device has slowed down? Many devices slow down due to “bloatware”, “Overloading”/Cluttering and “Virus/Malware”. To put them in perspective, we will go down each route. Bloatware Bloatware is generally the “Useless” programs that get installed directly from the manufacture/warehouse or bundled within other programs. With all these extra programs and

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10 best IT certifications for 2016

10 best IT certifications for 2016 Portal Home > Blog > 10 best IT certifications for 2016 1. (ISC)2’s CISSP The Cyber security skills gap has been around for years now, and shows no sign of closing. The Financial Times described it as the “largest human capital shortage in the world”. (ISC)2’s CISSP continues to establish itself as the top IT certification

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Professional Email Addresses, Are you using them?

Professional Email Addresses, Are you using them? Portal Home > Blog > Professional Email Addresses, Are you using them? Look more professional It really doesn’t look very professional if your email address is not reflective of your web address – e.g. @Hotmail / @btinternet.com etc etc So why not use the domain email that comes free with your account?

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