Today Is World Backup – Day 31st March – Please Protect Your Data

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Peter Herriman from Web South says, “We actually recommend regular backups, and multiple storage locations and devices, but I learnt those techniques during the early ’80’s and on mainframe systems with data worth millions of dollars (back then, imagine now as there is so much more data stored!). All the same, we are well aware … Read more

Domain Name Scam Alert

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SCAM ALERT! We have been made aware of a scam targeting .au registrants, with emails from someone posing as an auDA employee requesting scans of personal documents. Please do not not reply to it. Who is the auDA? auDA is the administrator of Australia’s .au top level domain and thier work ensures .au remains a … Read more

Ransomware The First Focus For Launch Of New Cyber Security Campaign

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The launching of a new cyber security campaign by the Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC), which will run all year round… because cybercrime never stops! is focusing on Ransomware.

Their campaign warns Australians about cybercrime and promotes as the one-stop shop for individuals, businesses and organisations to protect themselves against cyber threats.

Act now, stay secure

The new campaign promotes the ACSC as the trusted authority for cyber security advice and assistance in Australia. It warns that cybercriminals never switch off and urges Australians to ‘act now, stay secure’ by accessing the easy-to-follow cyber security advice on

This month’s theme is ransomware, a type of malicious software that makes your computer or its files unusable unless you pay a fee. Anyone can be the victim of a ransomware attack at any time, and we are seeing an increase in ransomware attacks in Australia.

Check out our new ransomware guides (

This video by the ACSC is a great explainer.
The big take away from it is to be cautious/suspicious and that no device is immune if you click on ‘sus’ stuff.

NEW ASUS VL279HE 27″ Eye Care Monitor

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ASUS VL279HE 27″ Eye Care Monitor – IPS, 75Hz, Adaptive-Sync/FreeSync™, Frameless, Slim, Wall Mountable, Flicker Free, Blue Light Filter 27-inch Full HD monitor with IPS technology with stunningly wide 178° viewing angles Up to 75Hz refresh rate with Adaptive-Sync/FreeSync™ technology to eliminate screen tearing and choppy frame rates for fast and smooth gaming ASUS-exclusive GamePlus … Read more

NEW LG 27″ IPS 5ms Full HD FreeSync Monitor

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Key Features: – Full HD IPS Display – Radeon FreeSync™ – OnScreen Control – Dynamic Action Sync – Black Stabilizer – Wall Mountable $335.00 Cash Price.   This item is NEW, and will be ordered in, pickup from Web South at Eudunda. During these COVID-19 times availability can be sketchy, and we will negotiate with … Read more

Web South Still Supporting The Region During COVID-19

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G’day Everyone, What a crazy time this is – with the massive upheaval caused by the COVID-19 Pandemic. It is still not even at it’s peak in Australia, and as far as I am aware we have not had anyone test positive in this district, but let’s face it this will change. I would like … Read more