Have you used the mobile-friendly version of the Thames Valley Police website yet?
The facility enhances the site and services available for smartphone users.
The website contains a wealth of useful information and advice, including interactive virtual neighbourhood, details of your local neighbourhood team and what they’ve been up to, and online crime and incident reporting, which will now be even easier to access when you’re out and about.
There is no need to download a special app. If you access the website from a smartphone the new mobile version loads automatically. Continue reading Mobile-friendly TVP website
We recently revised our original policy on making comments on news articles.
There is now no need to register on this website to make a comment. Anyone can comment on an article to indicate their agreement or disagreement, or add some value to the news item.
See the amended guidance here: http://prestwoodva.org.uk/making-comments/
Much of what we do online is taken for granted these days. Many institutions are placing us under pressure to handle more and more transactions online, many if not most of them that require us to do something, need a password. Many of them are also linked to financial information held on your behalf, such as credit or debit card details.
Ooops, we have been hacked
So what happens when you get an email like the one I received below. With great irony, I got a version of this email at 4am in the morning just prior to catching a plane to Italy for a long weekend. Timing is everything! Continue reading About your password sir
I have received several mails from what appear to be legitimate sources, but on closer inspection they are fraudulent. As I am seeing a rise in them, and they do tend to get around my email filters at first, and also fool the comprehensive Anti Virus protection I use, I thought I would show you an example of what they look like and what to look for. Continue reading Trojans at the gates