Archive | 2013

Racingpost.com Hack

So as someone who has an account with Racingpost.com I received the email below tonight. Dear Alan, Despite our best efforts, the security on¬†racingpost.com¬†has been breached over the last 36 hours, in a sophisticated, sustained and aggressive attack. One of our databases was accessed and customer details were stolen. Security is an area we take […]

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Complaint against Eircom upheld by ASAI

So last year I made a complaint to the ASAI (Advertising Standards Authority for Ireland), this was based a long and rather annoying argument with Eircom. I raised a complaint with them and while they refunded me the cost of the line and cancelled my service they refused to accept that the advertising on their […]

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WordPress simple to use, not so simple to protect

Most people who have a website nowadays will have a CMS system in place which is an acronym for Content Management System allowing website owners to simply and easily update and add to their site, WordPress is the most commonly used CMS system this site been a example! Before CMS systems were common place people […]

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