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‘Smart’ home devices used as weapons in website attack

October 24th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Twitter, Spotify, and Reddit were among the sites taken offline on Friday. Each uses a company called Dyn, which was the target of the attack, to direct users to its website. Read more: http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-37738823

Ransomware’s next target: Your car and your home

September 20th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Ransomware is perhaps the biggest cybersecurity scourge of 2016, becoming increasingly problematic both for individuals and businesses of all sizes. The concept is simple: the cybercriminal will trick a victim into opening a malicious file or a clicking on a link which causes their computer, tablet, or smartphone to be infected with malware that encrypts […]

Why Does My Windows 10 Home Edition Have Remote Desktop and BitLocker?

July 20th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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It is no secret that the Home Editions of Windows systems have had certain features trimmed out or made inaccessible without an upgrade, so why would a person see features that are supposedly not included? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a confused reader’s question. Today’s Question & Answer session comes to us […]

How to Use Your Smartphone as a Home Security Camera

April 20th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Setting up a simple home security camera is a great way to keep tabs on your house while you’re away. A dedicated system is great, but in a pinch, you can use an old, spare smartphone that you have lying around. You could, of course, buy an indoor security camera that’s ready to set up […]

How To Easily Access Your Home Network From Anywhere With Dynamic DNS

April 12th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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We all have things on our home network we want to access from the outside: music collections, game servers, file stores, and more. Dynamic DNS makes it easy to give your home network a memorable and easy to use address. What’s Dynamic DNS And Why Would I Want It? Before dive into the tutorial and before […]

How to Use an iPhone with a Broken Home Button

March 16th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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A broken Home button can spell trouble, and may seem like the device is practically useless until you get it fixed or replaced. It isn’t, however: you can still access the Home button with a neat little workaround. The key is iOS’ AssistiveTouch feature, which we’ve mentioned before. AssistiveTouch works by placing a small button on […]

How easy is it to hack a home network?

February 25th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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My home is under attack. Right now, skilled adversaries are probing its defences seeking a way in. They are swift, relentless and smart. No weakness will escape their notice. But I am not without defences. I’ve tried to harden the most vulnerable devices to stop them being compromised and I’ve set up warning systems that […]

Why Do I Have IPv4 and IPv6 Public Addresses Assigned to My Home Network?

February 17th, 2016 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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While you expect to have an IPv4 address assigned to your location, you may be surprised to find an IPv6 address assigned to you as well. Why would both types be assigned to you at the same time though? Today’s SuperUser Q&A post has the answer to a curious reader’s question. Today’s Question & Answer […]

How to Upgrade From Windows 10 Home to Windows 10 Professional

December 1st, 2015 by Mark Daly in Industry News No Comments »
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Most new PCs come with Windows 10 Home, but you can pay for an upgrade from within Windows 10 to upgrade from Home to Pro. If you upgraded from the Professional editions of Windows 7 or 8.1, you already have Windows 10 Professional. If you decide to upgrade to the Professional edition of Windows 10, you’ll […]

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