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Home Internet Routers Targeted

Home Internet Routers Targeted

As homes become ‘smarter’ with more connected devices, cybercriminals are now looking to use these devices to infiltrate home networks . The weak spot in many cases is the network router which has become a prime target for attacks.  I recently spoke to Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia about this and he offers up some great tips to ensure[Read More…]

Protecting Your Kids Online at Home

Protecting Your Kids Online at Home

Giving younger users unfiltered access to the Internet simply isn’t a good idea, so how can you ensure that your kids are getting the best of the Internet and avoiding the worst it has to offer?  Good parenting along with the right set of tools is the place to start. I caught up with Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia on[Read More…]

How to Create Better Passwords

How to Create Better Passwords

One of the best action points to help you stay safe online is to use secure passwords for website or service you that need to login to.   Now the problem with this is firstly how you could possibly remember all these more complex, secure passwords.   Well that part is easily done using a good password manager (like the[Read More…]

Ransomware – Don’t Pay the Ransom!

Ransomware – Don’t Pay the Ransom!

No doubt you’ve been seeing, hearing or reading about it in the news.  The ‘WannaCry’ ransomware attack has caused the shutdown of hundreds and thousands of computer systems from around the world,  but what was the impact on Australia and how can you stay safe from this kind of threat? Yesterday I spoke with Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia – Listen[Read More…]

Talking Home Network Security with Trend Micro

Talking Home Network Security with Trend Micro

The world of Internet Security is constantly changing with new threats to our connected devices emerging daily.   My go-to for the latest happenings on this topic is Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia. Ealier this week I spoke to Tim about Trend Micro’s Home Network Security ‘black box’ product, the latest cyber security trends and what parents should be[Read More…]