Cyber security: mobile devices

Much of our life is spent online. In fact, if the recent world health pandemic taught us nothing else, it proved how much could be achieved online! This means we need to be just as vigilant wandering around as we are at home. We need to keep devices encrypted or watch out for scams and … Continue reading Cyber security: mobile devices

Cyber security: scams and phishing

Welcome back to our five-part cover of Cyber Security. We've already shared with you about being safe at home and how to encrypt your devices. This week will be about scams and phishing. We’re sure you’re already aware of the multiple scams doing the rounds. We bet you've already had to help out or remind … Continue reading Cyber security: scams and phishing

What is phishing?

It’s a play on the word ‘fishing’ where you use bait to catch a victim – in this case, it’s often through your emails but increasingly Phishing is being done via phone and SMS. It involves an attempt to get you to take action to provide sensitive information such as passwords, bank account numbers or even attempts to affect your devices … Continue reading What is phishing?