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[ Another Update ] New Measures in place ( in red )

I am still open and able to fix your computer issues. All but critical work can and will be carried out via remote assistance, either via remote control and/or telephone ( and other communications like Skype ) *Critical work – This will be accessed on a case by case system, please understand if its deemed …

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Update!

 I am still open and able to fix your computer issues. All but critical work can and will be carried out via remote assistance, either via remote control and/or telephone ( and other communications like Skype ) *Critical work – This will be accessed on a case by case system, please understand if its deemed …

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Open for Business a message from Adrian @ Userfriendly

Hi Adrian here, i do not normally send out emails in this way, But with recent events I thought updating my clients would be a good idea. Ok…with recent events I though I’d let you know that currently I am still open and able to fix your computer issues, If of course you’d rather not have …

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iOS iMessage scam

If you get an iMessage saying anything like your account or linked account to this number or email is going to be deleted etc….just delete it please, it’s a scam. Apple are not sending out any such kind of emails, just delete the text / email

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Scam sites for Support

Please be careful when searching the website for “support” there are a number of sites out there that are scam sites. For example if you are looking for help with an Apple Mac product, go direct to www.apple.com/uk and click on support on their page. A number of these fake sites are installing remote control …

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Telephone Scams

” Content from http://www.nbcnews.com/business/consumer/tips-fighting-can-you-hear-me-now-other-robocalls-n714331 ” Tips for Fighting ‘Can You Hear Me Now’ and Other Robocalls by BEN POPKEN Play Consumer Alert: Beware of the ‘Can You Hear Me?’ Robocall Scam Facebook Twitter Google PlusEmbed Consumer Alert: Beware of the ‘Can You Hear Me?’ Robocall Scam 1:32 Have you gotten one of these “Can you …

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When a technician says back up….

He does not mean away from the computer :p But to make sure you have an up to dat copy of your important data, a weekly backup to a memory stick can literally save your digital life. An external hard drive connected permanently with a scheduled back up WITH a separate backup to a memory …

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Shellshock

Ok, lets start by clearing up one mis-reporting of this, It is NOT a virus. What is Shellshock ? It is a flaw in the “BASH ( bourne again shell ) which is a command line environment. Most Mac’s I’m sure running the test positive to the flaw, type into Terminal env x='() { :;}; …

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Heartbleed Bug….

Info taken from http://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-26971363 But in summary theses are the “current” findings :- Name Vulnerable? Patched? Change password? Amazon No No need Only if shared with vulnerable service Amazon Web Services Yes Yes Yes Apple Not clear Not clear Not clear Barclays No No Only if shared with vulnerable service eBay No No need Only …

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Possible Floods South West

There are possible floods pending for Kingsbridge / Salcombe etc area’s With the spring tide over the weekend of a high of 5.5m   http://www.environment-agency.gov.uk/homeandleisure/floods/34681.aspx?area=113FWC2T1A1&page=1&type=RiverAndTown&term=salcombe

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