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Pig Food and 10 Steps to Cyber Security

10 Steps to Cyber Security

Below is copy of the GCHQ and Government guidelines for businesses in the UK to protect themselves in Cyber Space. Its useful information and covers a wide range of threats. It is about Cyber so don’t expect chapter and verse on backup or file archiving and, if you are dealing with people and processing personal details, how long you should keep data for or how you should destroy it.

The link below does point to some useful and thoughtful information so please take the time to review it.

Why?

If you sold pig food do you think you would be the target of a cyber attack? Well we know of one business that was cleaned out of a substantial sum of money last week. It could be YOU next.

Further details can be found here https://www.gov.uk/government/publications/cyber-risk-management-a-board-level-responsibility

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New relay selection fix for Tor to spoil spooks’ fun (eventually)

The Tor system is used by the security and surveillance communities as well as law enforcement agencies when THEY WANT TO BROWSE THE INTERNET ANONYMOUSLY.   New relay selection fix for Tor to spoil spooks’ fun (eventually) — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/05/22/new_relay_selection_for_tor_to_spoil_spooks_fun/

Two Factor Auth List. Contact them if your service is not supported.

https://twofactorauth.org/

FBI to #WordPress users: patch now before ISIL defaces you

If you are running Joomla sites oatch up as well > FBI to WordPress users: patch now before ISIL defaces you on The Register — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/04/08/supercache_goes_ballistic_word_press_is_atrocious/

List of security plugins needed > New dirt-cheap #Chromebooks: Team Google keeps jackboot on throat of PC titans

Chromebit looks interesting. We just need a decent set of security plugins > New dirt-cheap Chromebooks: Team Google keeps jackboot on throat of PC titans on — http://theregister.co.uk/2015/03/31/new_2015_chromebooks/