IT Posts


7 Ways to Protect Yourself from Ransomware

I’m sure you’ve all seen the news over the weekend, of FedEx, Telefonica, NHS and more being infected with ransomware.  Please see a quick guide below to explain the situation and find out what you can do to protect yourself. What is Ransomware? It’s like someone kidnapping your data.  A […]


Apple e-mail scam

We’ve unfortunately had a few customers this week that have fallen for some very convincing scams, so we’re posting some examples on our blog to show you how to tell the fake from the genuine.   click to enlarge the image above This e-mail claims to be from Apple, but there’s […]

GMT Solutions: System Recovery

A-Z of Computing: F is for Free Stuff!

We all like free stuff! BOGOF offers in the supermarket, free gifts with magazines, a free coffee when you’ve filled your loyalty card… Free software, free downloads, free wifi. But is free always good or safe when we’re talking about computers? Free software comes in two sorts – genuinely free and legal, […]


A-Z of Computing: E is for Encryption

This month’s topic will probably be of more interest to business IT users and those for whom data security is a concern. Encryption is the best way to keep your information safe from unauthorised users. It’s a hugely complicated topic so what I cover below is really just skimming the surface. In […]

GMT Solutions: E is for Encryption