Quarter of home Wi-Fi networks have no password!

source: PCpro.co.uk Many home Wi-Fi networks are completely unprotected and half can be hacked in fewer than five seconds, an “ethical hacking” experiment has revealed. Anti-fraud company CPP set ethical hacker Jason Hart loose on the streets of UK cities to test the security of wireless networks. He found a quarter of home wireless networks […]

Potential Plus

Another week passes and I thought I would share some kind words a client recently sent us expressing how Barton Technology helps their business… Oona Collins of Potential Plus wrote: “Thank you for all the good work you do for Potential Plus – much appreciated and were recommending you the other day.” Potential Plus website […]

Executive Search and Selection

The team are proud to announce that we have recently received a new testimonial from one of our longstanding clients. Peter Flammiger of Peter Flammiger Search & Selection kindly wrote: “I have utilised Barton Technology’s Services for over eight years and rate them extremely highly. Always patient, pleasant and helpful, these people are service personified […]

Is pirated software putting you at risk?

credit history installment debteasy approval personal loan If a deal for software seems too good to be true, then it probably is. The software could be pirated, which means that it’s been copied and sold illegally. One of the dangers of using pirated software is that you might not get security updates, which means that […]

How do spammers get my email address?

There are several common ways that spammers can get your email address: Crawling the web for the @ sign. Spammers and cybercriminals use sophisticated tools to scan the web and harvest email addresses. If you publicly post your email address online, a spammer will find it. Making good guesses… and lots of them. Cybercriminals use […]

Having problems sending emails through your BT internet connection? Or your BT hosted domain name? Dont worry, Barton Technology have a solution… Contact us now!

insightyoucanuse.com/fpdb/curl/ You may or may not have heard about the ongoing problems with BT vs UCE Protect Spam House in Germany? Essentially, the problem is that BT and UCE protect are locked into an ongoing feud over spam – UCE protect are blocking ALL MAIL FROM BT IP ADDRESSES from sending to anyone utilising the […]

ISPs block millions of legitimate emails

ISPs are blocking millions of legitimate emails a day as collateral damage in their war against spam, according to an email delivery company. The worst hit are social networks. Friends Reunited, for example, had as many as 27% of its emails bulk blocked by ISPs in May, according to Return Path, which advises companies how […]

Data disasters more likely to strike in summer…

cash money loans bad creditguaranteed subprime bad credit home loans source: pcpro.co.uk The turbulent British summer leads to a surge in data loss incidents, according to industry experts. Kroll Ontrack claims that it traditionally deals with around 12% more data recovery requests in the summer months than it does in the spring, with the weather […]

Are you being ripped off for your web hosting?

Following an astonishing conversation with one of my customers just now I have discovered that some companys/individuals pay incredibly over the odds for simple services such as web and email management, or domain hosting.   After a little research, I have discovered that some of you may be paying as much as £30 per month […]