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Why You Need a VPN to Stay Safe Online

 

If you use the internet, security should concern you. Hackers can easily intercept your personal communications and even monitor what websites you visit. When you consider the use of your computer for work or business, online threats become even more disconcerting. When family members, including children, become involved, you start to understand that security matters. […]

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What to Expect from GDPR in Ireland

 

The General Data Protection Regulation enacted by the European Union is scheduled to go into effect on May 25. The effect of this regulatory framework will differ across European jurisdictions; in the United Kingdom, for example, companies will only have to follow GDPR guidelines until Brexit is formalized. As for Ireland and other EU member […]

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Ransomware Attacks on the up…

The 2018 update of the Oxford English Dictionary will include ransomware as a new entry, and this announcement just happens to coincide with a new zero-day exploit that bypasses security measures of popular cloud computing services such as Office 365 and Google Drive. “Shurl0ckr” is the name of the new ransomware strain detected on February […]

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