Faciotech warn that members of the public can be targets of sophisticated spear phishing attacks

Recently, researchers at a cybersecurity company observed a sophisticated phishing email sent to a foreign diplomat. In the email, cybercriminals disguised themselves by using the first and last name of an employee in the...

Faciotech warn social media users to watch out for phishy Facebook messages

In a new scam, cybercriminals have been using compromised Facebook accounts to send links to fake login pages. This scam is gaining popularity, with over eight million people viewing just one of the phishing...

Client website content checklist

Client website content checklist After several years of working on web projects, we have found that the process does not always go as smoothly as it should. As a result, we decided to create this...

Faciotech warn of scammers using Search Engine Optimization to target your online search results

Search Engine Optimization (SEO) is a technique that helps websites appear more often in search engine results, and rank higher than other websites. Legitimate websites use SEO such as easy-to-remember URLs and relevant keywords....

How to choose a top-ranking and memorable domain name

Where do you start? What is in a domain name? Once you have decided on your domain name, what should its extension be? Where do you register it, and how do you ensure it...

Helpful security hints and tips: “Google yourself”

With the rise of the digital age, it is difficult (if not impossible) to remain totally anonymous on the internet. Having an online presence and maintaining your social networks can be a wonderful and...

Gmail SMTP fraud on the rise

Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) is the standard method that mail servers use to send emails. Organizations typically use an SMTP relay service to send mass emails, such as marketing materials. Some organizations use...

Why is research critical for technology companies?

People tend to believe that the Value of Research is realised if they have a successful technology company with a single or a set of successful products and can make good profits for the...