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Google Algorithm Change Means Lower Ranking For Pop-Up Ad Pages.

In Google’s latest publicly announced algorithm change it has chosen to start punishing web pages on mobile search results with lower rankings if they have pop-up adverts on them.

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Huge Rise in Ransomware and Whaling Says Report.

The latest report from security firm Trend Micro has shown that 2 types of cyber crime, ransonware and whaling, showed big increases over the first half of 2016 to the point where ransomware is now regarded as a ‘prevalent and pervasive threat’.

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Warnings of Possible Lawsuits for Businesses When GDPR Comes Into Force.

In May 2018 the EU’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) is due to come into force and some security experts are warning that this could bring with it the possibility of litigation from multiple sources for UK companies.

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Website Security Scanning For Free From Mozilla.

Mozilla has built a free online scanner that can check whether your web servers have the right level of security in place. The tool was built by Mozilla security engineer April King and the company has now decided put the scanning tool online as a free resource for developers, system administrators, and security professionals to help configure their sites safely and securely.

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Tech Tip – Printing Photos.

When it comes to printing photos or documents with photos in them on your inkjet printer have you ever wondered why the colours in the printed photos don’t match those on the screen?

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