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Eir email system suffers suspected attack

Eir’s email customers have been experiencing problems accessing their mail following a suspected Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attack by hackers.

Ireland’s biggest telco has an estimated 400,000 email users, with @eircom.net addresses. The firm noticed an issue last Wednesday and began its mitigation process. A DDOS attack...

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Eir email system suffers suspected attack

Up to 400,000 users affected as service hit with suspected DDOS attack

Eir’s email customers have been experiencing problems accessing their mail following a suspected Distributed Denial of Service (DDOS) attack by hackers.

Ireland’s biggest telco has an estimated 400,000 email users, with @eircom.net addresses. The firm noticed...

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Less than a third of Irish SMEs are e-commerce ready

Less than a third of Irish SMEs are e-commerce ready according to the latest dot ie Digital Health Index
  • Only 28% of Irish SMEs can process payments on their website, according to the latest dot ie Digital Health Index;
  • This is despite Ireland’s €9 billion Irish e-commerce market and predicted €100m online spend between Black Friday...
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Do your kids know good password hygiene? 

Growing up before the age of the internet and social networks has left many older users unprepared for risks looming in the virtual world. From that perspective, today’s kids are lucky, as the best cybersecurity practices, such as good password hygiene, are at hand. So, if you are not exactly the most security savvy...

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