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Saw an advert on TV for spy text divert either a copy or actual text to someone elses phone.Have you been affected by this and what precautions can you take to protect yourself?

KPMG has recruited a former Barclays Bank information risk managing director as a partner in its information protection and business resilience practice.

Implementing a centralised firewall policy can regulate changes and boost security, explains Reuven Harrison. 

A limited company received a copy of a search carried out on it by its bankers.  The record showed a number of old satisfied  charges, which will obviously affect its rating if any credit checks ar


Fraudulent “phishing” emails purporting to be from the taxman have risen by about 300% over the past year, according to HMRC.

Cybercriminals are taking a “steal everything” approach to gathering information about individuals and businesses, according to David Emm, senior security researcher at

Till recently I had no idea what jail breaking an iphone meant. My understanding is that this is to allow non apple apple software to be loaded to iphone.


Cath Everett explores the implications of tougher data breach rules proposed by the European Commission


I believe some unknown virus has destroyed my laptop.


HMRC rang today advising that my online security on their website had been breached. They named one client.I confirmed the identity of the caller via the online services desk.