We have been notified that there have been reports of a new threat. The new threat is a Ransomware Trojan, which has been named ‘Jigsaw’ after the character from the film Saw. It is encrypting the system files and deleting them if the desired payment has not been made. Whilst the files are being encrypted, the attached image shows […]
Microsoft Office 365 has had an outage which has affected thousands of people across Europe. This has had impact upon users email and online access to Word, Excel and other software. So if you have had any issues with accessing your Office 365 email, Microsoft have said that they now have fixed the issue.
Microsoft launched Windows 10 on the 29th of July 2015. This is a free upgrade for users who currently operate Window 7 or 8.1. Windows 10 has plenty of benefits which we have outlined in our blog – Should I Upgrade to Windows 10?. However, it is still advised that you should think carefully before […]
We have noticed a recent increase in a particularly nasty form of malware known as the virus. This is sometimes also known as the CryptoWall virus. Here’s what happens: Upon infecting the machine in question, the virus proceeds to encrypt all of the user’s data, including local hard drives and network shares. The only way to […]
So after many months of hard work, a lot of discussion, and a few late nights, the new shiny Coretek Group website has gone live! It has been redesigned to reflect our company ethos and updated branding, which is clear, concise and transparent. Company MD Garry Miller said of our new website: I see our […]