Ransomware – how to protect yourself

Ransomware – how to protect yourself

There’s a new threat to computer owners. Something even more sinister than the more familiar viruses and malware. It’s called ‘ransomware’, and it’s essentially a script which is downloaded onto your computer from a malicious website¬†(or...
Serving you better!

Serving you better!

Web Hosting is one of those things that you never really think about until it goes wrong. Websites just get put on the web don’t they? There’s nothing else to do or think about once the development is done? Well, not quite. Running a web server is quite a...
WordPress Security

WordPress Security

We hear this one quite often. Because WordPress is open source (and so popular) it’s inherently insecure, as every hacker on the planet is going to tear it apart looking for vulnerabilities. In our opinion this is an alarmist statement. We’ve been using...
Backing up WordPress

Backing up WordPress

Having an up to date backup of important files is so important, yet it’s estimated that around a third of all computer users have never backed up their data, and around a half do so only once per year. Most people consider files like family photographs to be the...
There’s just one more thing…

There’s just one more thing…

We’ve seen this many times on the classic ‘Columbo’ series starring Peter Falk, where the homicide detective turns to leave the scene, but before he does comes out with one last line, which usually ends up being a defining moment in the...