Security


Guides
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To shred or not to shred?

Protect yourself against identity theft and fraud with a shredder The importance of safely disposing of documents is something that most of us are now aware of and a shredder should be an essential item ...
Guides
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CCTV Glossary and Jargon Buster

Whenever you’re looking to enter a new technological field, one of the biggest barriers to a complete understanding is the language, the technical terminology, the jargon. At Ebuyer, we like to keep things as simple ...
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Guide to CCTV

Guide to CCTV

All you need to know about CCTV systems for your home or business It’s been more than seventy years since CCTV or, to give it its full title, closed-circuit television was created as a means ...
Automation
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Robocop’s on Patrol

Anyone with visions of a dystopian society overrun by maniacal homicidal robots should probably stop reading now.  Robophobics may also prefer to put the kettle on rather than read any further. The world’s first police ...
Industry News
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Hacking for profit

If you had the skills to be hacker how would you use them?  Wreak havoc by infiltrating your friends social media accounts, maybe hitch a ride on your neighbour’s Wi-Fi or hack into the works ...
Security

Stay Secure at Christmas

As the festive season is upon us the influx of new tech, smart devices  and online shopping can open us up to world of cyber danger. From Malware, to phishing scams and ransomware to identity theft, ...
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DIY Home Security

As the clocks go back and the evenings become darker earlier, homeowners all across the UK are being warned to heighten the security of their homes. Last year the Crime Survey for England and Wales ...
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A Guide to Phishing Scams

We’ve teamed up with our #TechExperts at Norton to guide you through the world of Phishing and give you the tools to defend yourself against this common scam.   What is Phishing? Phishing is one of ...
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How safe is public Wi-Fi

Public Wi-Fi hotspots are everywhere. It’s estimated that by 2018 there will be 14m across the UK alone. They’re undeniably useful, giving us free (or cheap, at least) internet access and saving our precious mobile ...
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Guide to USB Encryption

Encryption, the process of scrambling data to a level where only  the correct key or device can decrypt the message. Encryption of USB devices is integral in boosting the security process of transferring data and ...
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How Secure are Smartphones?

Your smartphone, a mini life manager, communication enabler and entertainment hub, the gateway to well… everything (if you have signal), but have you ever wondered how secure your little pocket companion actually is? Think of ...
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Is Tech Making Crime Easier?

Technology and crime, whether it’s cybercrime or more traditional ‘on the street’ crime, technology and criminal behaviour has always seen an uneasy partnership. Improvements in technology not only make products more desirable but also give criminals the ...
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Is Smart CCTV too intrusive?

SMART CCTV & PRIVACY CCTV, long the bane of anti-establishment fighters and privacy advocates, has seen a very firm uplift in the market with the advent of Networked IP Cameras. But has this development to towards ...