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Search Engines

To make things easier to submit a site to the various Search Engines, we recommend AceBit's Hello Engines currently in version 10 for under £100 and this version will allow submission of up to ten different websites (Free version allows submission for two websites).

Also available is the professional version of Hello Engines, called AESOPS 10 which currently costs approximately €350/£280 for an unlimited number of web sites.

 

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If we require FTP access, please arrange for us to receive temporary FTP access to your server and let us know the details, URL, username and password. Thank you.

If we are de-bugging something like Joomla or phpList please ensure we have the access details, url, username and password.

warning of scam phone calling numbersOkay, so it's not an infected email but it's nearly as bad!

There seems to be an ever growing number of nusiance telephone calls coming in day after day at the moment, all from such scams as the "Department of bullsh1t, sorry, Compensation".

Some fake firm trying to con us into giving them our bank details or in general wasting out time whilst trying to sell us some sort of compensation scheme, all ringing without having any permission to mis-use your private phone number.

So far the numbers...


danger iconYet again, there are fake apparent paypal "Please Verify Your Account" emails floating around the ether.

These appear to be sent from PayPal and look genuine, but of course they are not. They are in fact sent from paypai.com but the scammers use a capital "i" in place of "l" in paypal which in most fonts look the same.

As with all scam emails, never click on a link within the email, if you wish to check that your genuine PayPal account is still active, type in the PayPal dot com address in...


danger iconThere are currently fake eMails going the rounds allegedly from winning.com with the subject title of Re: Apply for your Claims which you should under no circumstances click on any link or respond to or touch with a ten foot bargepole!

The visible contents of the email are

Attn: Beneficiary Email Winner,
                                                                                                                                   
We proudly bring to your notice, the results of our...

danger iconThere are currently fake, and infected, eMails going the rounds alledgedly from someone called Hans Pollard with the subject title of Refund for the Order - Hans Pollard, from a bigpond.com email which has an attached and infected ZIP file which you should under no circumstances open, click on or touch with a ten foot bargepole!

The visible contents of the email are

We are sorry to tell you, but the item you have purchased is not available at the moment. In the document enclosed you can find...

danger iconThere are currently fake, and infected, eMails going the rounds allegedly from UK Mail with the subject title of UKMail <random number> tracking information, which are in fact sent from spectranet.in which is an Indian domain and attached to the email is an infected Excel file (filetype xls) which you should under no circumstances open, click on or touch with a ten foot bargepole!

Simply delete the entire email immediately.

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There are currently fake, and infected, eMails going the rounds apparently sent from This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it. with the subject title of  a number, possibly 201552 and ebill. I've had two to different email accounts so far this morning and both have the identical contents and numbers, the only differences between the two is the email address it was sent to.

Attached to the email is an infected Word file (filetype doc) which you should under no circumstances open, click on or touch with...


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There are currently fake, and infected, eMails going the rounds alledgedly from Drayton Manor Hotel with the subject title of Reservation Confirmation and a number, which are in fact sent from ttnet.com.tr which is a Turkish domain and attached to the email is an infected Excel file (filetype xls) which you should under no circumstances open, click on or touch with a ten foot bargepole!

Simply delete the entire email immediately.

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danger iconBe aware that there is a fake email floating around with a subject of "Apple Deletion" alledgedly from Apple iCloud but in fact being send out by "yourimessage.com" asking you to confirm your Apple ID. The link presented in the email does not link to Apple, but to imessagesecurityhost.org/secureapple/?email= followed by the email address that is supposedly your Apple ID.

This is probably an attempt to get you to enter your Apple ID and Password at the least and possibly could take you to...


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Even though it is illegal for firms to add you to their business spam mailing lists, they keep on adding you without your permission. This is in direct breech of Section 11 of the Data Protection Act and they can and should be prosecuted for doing so. But they still continue flouting the law because sending you unsolicited spam is more important to them that being legal.

The latest firm to add me to their lists, illegally, is bignoisepromotion.com trying to push canopies of all...


danger iconYou find an email in your inbox from someone you don't know with an attached .doc file, sent via WhatsApp.

What's wrong with this picture? I don't know the sender, I don't know why he (or she) would be sending me such a file and when I look at the details of the file, it's Encoded!
This is most likely to be yet another attempt for some hacker to try to infect my computer and I will be deleting the email, and infected file from the server without allowing it to download to my computer. If you...