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Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

Spam and the Phishing Opt Out

16 November 2009  |  2740 views  |  2  |  Recommends 0

Given my fairly loud views about green browser bars and snake oil (in case you haven't read them - basically I put them on a par with the guys who sell those pills alleged to make one's parts bigger). I don't have a great deal of faith in them and I'm well endowed enough already. This didn't stop Verisign from sending me a suspicious email: "...

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Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

It Isn't Safer To Check Your Account Often Online

15 November 2009  |  3123 views  |  1  |  Recommends 0

Given the level of malware we see evading virtually every anti-virus or security fix internet banking has never been less safe. At present the most sensible course of action is to put a freeze on your credit file, switch the majority of your funds a non-internet account and use cash. If the only one who knows about your account is you and the bank ...

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Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

Ethics..............................................Gone

06 November 2009  |  2066 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

IT is blindingly apparent how to compete in the big bad world of investment banking (stinking). I don't suppose I'll be getting too many investment offers but to tell you the truth their money stinks ...

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Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

Good Time To Lengthen Those Passwords

04 November 2009  |  2280 views  |  0  |  Recommends 1

The good advice has always been to have a long password. Cloud computing has a silver lining for hackers or anyone with a decent limit credit card. The guys at somewhere (if you need to know I'd be ha...

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Dean ProcterTransinteract - Sydney

Just a little note for writers or those who hesitate

03 November 2009  |  2079 views  |  0  |  Recommends 0

The US has been drafting laws covering internet copyright, libel, protection of sources etc. The UK libel laws are somewhat fierce but I don't know whether the finextra.com gives any protection. There...

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