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Service Notice: Increase in Spam Emails 12-04-2017

We would like to make clients aware of a substantial increase in volume of  spam emails in circulation at present. These are emails purporting to be from Large Service organisations such as BT, DHL, Quickbooks/Intuit,  Dropbox etc, further information in the PDF notice provided here We are

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Yorkshire Cyber Security Cluster membership confirmed

Probado confirmed as a member of Yorkshire Cyber Security Cluster (YCSC); the group formed to promote awareness and solutions to protect our region from in ever increasing threat of Cyber Security. Watch this space as Probado ready’s itself for the completion of a joint development venture with

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Free IT Security Tools from Probado

Our latest security tool to help businesses in Yorkshire and Lancashire protect themselves from unwanted cyber security threats is in its final testing phase of development. The tool designed and built in conjunction with the University of Huddersfield will allow businesses to quickly assess potential threats to

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The rise of Ransomware – a growing threat business in the UK

You’ve heard the term thrown around the internet and media, affecting one company or another, a council, or even a hospital. But what is Ransomware? Ransomware is a type of malicious software that sits in the background of your computer and encrypts your valuable files. This can include:

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Security Advisory: Rise of VoIP and Non VoIP Telephone Scams

Please be aware we’ve been informed by telephony vendors of a new style telephone based scam making the rounds. This scam isn’t restrictive to VoIP services but can be imposed on standard BT lines as well. There are two types of this scam, One with a single

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New Ransomware Warning

Please be aware that there is a new style of ransomware out in the wild. This, like other versions, targets and encrypts your valuable data. Please be cautious of any email addresses you do not recognise that contain attachments or links. If you do see an unfamiliar

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What is Ransomware?

Probado believe that keeping users informed of potential security issues before they arise is the first line of defence against any kind of cyber threat. With that in mind we’d like to inform the community of the substantial increase in Ransomware in 2015. Ransomware is a term

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  • Service Notice: Increase in Spam Emails 12-04-2017
    We would like to make clients aware of a substantial increase in volume of  spam emails in circulation at present. These are emails purporting to be from Large Service organisations such as BT, DHL, Quickbooks/Intuit,  Dropbox etc, further information in the PDF notice provided here We are actively

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