Category: Blog

Indian Tech-Support scammers as Child Pornographers

The scam most commonly referred to as the ‘Indian Tech Support’ scam is revealed to most people when they receive a call from a long overseas phone number and upon answering encounter a person with an Asian sub-continent accent purporting to be from Microsoft, or it may also be Eir, Vodafone, or any of the Read More …

BOYD’s, networks and security in a school environment

Following a recent conversation with a non-technical school’s principal about BOYD’s (bring your own device), networking options and security, she asked us to put some notes together and post them so that those with responsibility could better understand the issues involved. Hence we have put this blog post together. BOYD’s are a great idea, and Read More …

School as a Safer Internet Centre

This document was first published in the Leader magazine prior to our workshop at the NAPD (National Association of Principals and Deputies) Annual Conference 2015 under the title “Schools as Digital Bobbies”. It examines the expanding dependence on school admins and staff to receive and manage reports of online harassment, image misuse and even grooming, Read More …