Creative Website Designs http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au Creative for your online success! Tue, 07 Aug 2018 07:18:50 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=4.9.8 http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/wp-content/uploads/2015/05/logo.jpg Creative Website Designs http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au 32 32 The terrible truth about Passwords http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/printable-version-the-terrible-truth-about-passwords/ http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/printable-version-the-terrible-truth-about-passwords/#respond Wed, 03 Jan 2018 00:29:20 +0000 http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/?p=3477 Read more]]> Passwords can be a pain. You need a password for everything and we do tend to take them for granted, but consider these facts Did you know that studies show more than 40 percent of all personally chosen passwords are easily guessed by someone who knows the person? Generally speaking nearly a quarter of all passwords (across many languages) are easily crackable using relatively easily to obtain...

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Huge Denial Of Service Attack http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/huge-denial-of-service-attack/ http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/huge-denial-of-service-attack/#respond Thu, 22 Dec 2016 04:51:24 +0000 http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/?p=3306 Read more]]> As you may be aware, several large and popular Internet sites were made very difficult to access a few days ago. This was due to two separate Distributed Denial of Service (DDoS) attacks. These were not attacks against the web sites themselves, but against a popular DNS provider, Dyn. The services themselves were still operational, but the lack of DNS services (Dyn) did not visitors to find the IP...

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IT Security Awareness – Privacy and WEB Browsers http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/it-security-awareness-privacy-and-web-browsers/ Wed, 15 Jun 2016 04:21:24 +0000 http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/?p=3262 Read more]]> OK, let’s take a look at WEB Browsers. It’s your window to the World Wide Web, but just like in a house a window can be used to break in as well as look out. We have limited my explanations to Firefox from Mozilla and Internet Explorer from Microsoft. The same sorts of tips apply to other browsers such as Chrome, Safari, and so forth. #1 Keep it up to date (update the locks on the window) It may...

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How smart is my phone? http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/how-smart-is-my-phone/ Fri, 03 Jun 2016 05:36:03 +0000 http://www.creativewebsitedesigns.com.au/?p=3246 Read more]]> These days it’s really hard to buy a cellular phone that just makes phone calls. Go on. Give it a go. Instead, phones are becoming mobile computers that access our social network sites, our e-mail, our personal banking, our family photos, videos of those dance moves at the club, and a myriad of other things we hold dear. So. What happens if someone takes your phone ? Exactly what can they do...

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