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Australia revealed as Top 10 Ransomware Target

Australia revealed as Top 10 Ransomware Target

Trend Micro’s Internet security roundup report for the first half of this year has revealed that that Ransomware continues to be a growing threat to Australia.   Yesterday I spoke to Tim Falinski about the latest report that focuses on the ransomware threat.   We also talk about the new ‘What’s your story‘ poster competition for kids that has a prize pool[Read More…]

More Aussies falling victim to Ransomware

More Aussies falling victim to Ransomware

Across the globe computers are being held hostage with cyber-criminals demanding cash for data release.  Yes, Ransomware is very real, people are losing data and Money as a result. I recently spoke with Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia about just how serious a threat Ransomware has become for Australia – Listen below.  

Recover from Ransomware – Free Tool

Recover from Ransomware – Free Tool

If you’re a victim of ransomware that locks you out of your files or computer with a demand of money for the key help for full recovery is limited, however last week Trend Micro released a free tool that may help some users.  I spoke with Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia last week about the new tool and the growing[Read More…]

Did you get Trial-ware with your new PC?

Did you get Trial-ware with your new PC?

If at the start of the school year you bought your child a new computer for school now’s the time to double check the status of the internet security software on it.   Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia says that many new PCs only come with time limited trial software. I recently spoke with Tim Falinski from Trend Micro Australia[Read More…]

Be quick to uninstall Quicktime

Be quick to uninstall Quicktime

If you currently have Quicktime installed on your Windows PC…you need to uninstall it now…here’s why. Once upon a time you needed to have Apple Quicktime installed on your PC in order to use iTunes, however that’s not longer the case…but that’s not why it needs to go. Trend Micro reports that the discovery of security vulnerabilities within Quicktime that[Read More…]