Planning for failure

Last week was without a doubt, a catastrophe for us. Monday started with multiple outages, mostly on external sources such as Office 365 Sign-Ins and phone carriers like Vocus, Telstra and others suffering network issues. These were outages we could do nothing about as we do not run those services. However, later that afternoon, our…

Telephone Upgrades

Brand New VoIP Phone System

Communications for the Modern Office We have been selling telephone systems, all in the cloud, for a while now. We’ve been relying heavily on a fantastic partner of ours to provide this service, but it has it’s limitations. For the last two years, we have been looking in to new phone platforms that is more…

Malware found in CCleaner Installer

CCleaner infected with Malware

About the Attack: Pirform released an announcement yesterday (18th September, 2017) informing their users that CCleaner v5.33.6162 and CCleaner Cloud v1.07.3191 had been compromised, as an attacker managed to place malicious code inside the official CCleaner releases. Users who had installed either of these versions, estimated to be 2.27 million people, may have had non-personally identifiable…

Domain Renewal Scam

We get calls from customers about domain renewals and we understand why it’s a confusing subject. Since domain renewals usually occur only once every 2 years, it’s something you’re not used to handling. You also need to watch out for dodgy companies sending unsolicited letters and emails saying “renew your domain now”.  Although the letter will…