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The Biggest Cyber Threats Facing the United Kingdom and Europe

The rise of Ransomware and the threat it poses to businesses Back in 2012, a major ransomware Trojan began terrorising computers across the world. Known as Reveton, this Trojan virus would lock a computer and request that a sum is paid immediately to unlock the computer. What made this gambit so effective was the granular details – the message that a user would receive varied on location and behaviour, variants in the United Kingdom contained the branding of the Metropolitan Police Service and some messages had PRS (Performing Right Society) logos enforcing the virus on users, accusing them…
Wednesday, December 21st, 2016 by admin Security No Comments

Jacqueline Veyrac Ransom

Personal security is vital when out and about for preventing dangerous situations from occurring. It is particularly important for individuals of a high net worth or for those in the public eye. A number of services are available to assist those who may be in danger based on their status including celebrity close protection services, residential security and panic room installation. One thing for certain is that without it kidnappings and ransom threats can be made. One unfortunate lady to be subject to such an ordeal was Jacqueline Veyrac, a millionaire businesswoman and the president of Cannes’ five star…
Monday, November 14th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

Getting Through Airport Security As Quickly As Possible

  Getting through airport security can be a long, boring and tiresome task, particularly with the rise in commuters and staff cuts. The famous arrive two hours before departure rule can actually leave you with only minutes to spare before having to find your gate number and board your plane.  It is, therefore, a good idea to follow our tips below to ensure that you can bag yourself more time for a far more relaxing airport security experience.  
Monday, September 19th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

What Is Computer Forensics?

Computer forensics involves analysing and investigating the contents and activity of a computer. This is most often carried out for legal proceedings if it is suspected that the device has been used for illegal activities. The process involves making a digital copy of the devices storage before locking the original some place safe. Any investigations carried out are done so on the digital copy to avoid any accidental contamination of the device. A…
Monday, September 12th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

How to Prevent Bag Snatching

If you carry a bag round with you it is important to make sure that you take the proper precautionary steps to keep it safe. Bag snatchers typically take bags from people in crowded places and naturally this increases in the summer when people are getting out and about. By following the steps below you can massively reduce the chances of having your bag taken from you, something that is both traumatic and personal. (more…)
Thursday, July 21st, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

What Sec Tech can do For You?

Sec Tech provide specialised security solutions for both corporate and private clients ensuring that they remain safe every single day. With a variety of different security services to choose from you can find something that meets your needs and expectations, and if you’re not sure what you need then a member of our team will be able to help. (more…)
Thursday, July 14th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

The Kidnapping of Freddy Heineken

  Alfred Henry Heineken otherwise known as Freddy Heineken is best known for his involvement with the international brewing company Heineken. Freddy acted as chairman of the board of directors and CEO of the company from 1971 until 1989. He continued to sit on the board after his retirement until his death in 2002. At the time of his death Freddy Heineken was one of the wealthiest people in the Netherlands with a net worth of 9.5 billion guilders.
Friday, June 24th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

Hargeisa – Somalilands Pirate Prison

Somalian pirates are hijackers of the sea, men who attack international shipping to obtain the goods for selling. In order to carry out the operation the Pirates uses Skiffs, small boats that can reach the ships in good time. Firearms are used to intimidate those on board the ship, causing them to slow down so that the pirates can board. They use small ladders that hook onto the ship to climb aboard and from here aim to gain access to the ships bridge, where they can gain control of the vessel. Pirates tend to be made up of different…
Thursday, June 16th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

Keeping Your Family Safe at the Fair

  Travelling fairs are great fun, they come once or twice a year and cause excitement amongst the locals. Whether you want to ride the teacups, get on board a waltzer, ride the bungee, play hook a duck or eat chips and candy floss there is something for everyone. Travelling fairs tend to vary in size, they can be quite small but if all of the fairs meet in one place you will find that…
Thursday, June 9th, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments

The Importance of Personal Security

Looking out for number one is paramount for ensuring personal security.  Whether this is keeping your finances safe, you’re home safe or yourself safe when out and about, at work or in your home. Feeling safe in your community is something that we all want and something that we don’t want to obsess over either.  Getting the balance right is important for ensuring that you do keep yourself out of harm’s way whilst ensuring that the process isn’t an effort. So just what needs to be covered when thinking about personal security?
Thursday, June 2nd, 2016 by charliestelling Security No Comments










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21. 12. 2016 - The Biggest Cyber Threats Facing the United Kingdom and Europe.


The rise of Ransomware and the threat it poses to businesses Back in 2012, a major ransomware Trojan began terrorising...


Known as Reveton, this Trojan virus would lock a computer and request that a sum is paid immediately to unlock the computer.



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