General

  • Why should I take care when downloading things?

    Downloads can be used by fraudsters to install malicious software onto your computer. This software can be used to steal your personal details and identity. To…

  • Why should I be wary of using public computers?

    If you use public computers, including Internet cafés and wireless hotspots, it’s more likely your online details could be compromised.   To…

  • How can I keep my personal information secure?

    To keep your personal information secure: Check your credit file frequently This is especially important if you’ve recently removed house, or…

  • What is a personal firewall?

    A personal firewall protects your computer. It works as a barrier between your personal computer and the Internet, stopping malicious software from attacking…

  • What are Trojans?

    A Trojan is a malicious ‘hidden’ program that is installed when you download a program you want.  Sometimes a Trojan can cause damage…