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Let's face it. Software has holes. And hackers love to exploit them. New vulnerabilities appear almost daily. If you have software - we all do - you need to keep tabs on the latest vulnerabilities.

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Why ransomware is booming

With more devices connected to the internet than ever before and organisations increasingly reliant on constant access to such connected systems, it's no wonder ransomware has surged this year.

3 days ago in Security

Census 2016: The mess so far

Tuesday's Australian 2016 Census of Population and Housing has raised a number of privacy concerns. Count von Count is among those telling us there's nothing to worry about.

August 5, 2016 in Security

BlackBerry's DTEK50 fails to raise the security bar

BlackBerry's DTEK50

BlackBerry's newest phone is a passable for its price, but its misguided effort to promote its security as something bar-raising will not stand the test of time.

August 15, 2016 by in Security

Acronis vmProtect 6

Acronis vmProtect 6

An ideal backup tool for small businesses and larger enterprises alike, vmProtect 6 makes light work of protecting and rapidly recovering virtual machines on VMware vSphere hosts.

January 23, 2012 by in Security

SonicWALL TZ 210

SonicWALL TZ 210

SonicWALL's feature-packed TZ 210 gateway security appliance is capable of protecting all kinds of networks at a very affordable price. It's easy to setup and manage, and sets a new price point in the UTM market.

October 15, 2009 by in Security

PC Tools Desktop Maestro 3.0

PC Tools Desktop Maestro 3.0

As a tool for cleaning an untidy Windows registry, PC Tools Desktop Maestro seems to do a good job, and combines this ability with excellent privacy tools. However, users of Windows Vista may find Desktop Maestro being blocked by User Account Control.

August 21, 2008 by in Security