The Sarum Tech Blog

Keep up to date with the latest goings on in the tech world, and plenty of tech tips.


#somethingsillyinjune 2013

Well, it’s getting close to June, and for me, and 13 others, that means we’re about to embark on our second “SSIJ” challenge, Last year we ran the South Downs Way in 3 days, that’s over 100 miles. This year however, we’ve decided to double up and do 205 miles of the Pennine Bridleway,... Continue reading

Bogus Microsoft Calls

Now, this is an archived post from my old blog, but the all the content is relevant as unfortunately it’s still happening, please read on. Over the past few months/years I’ve spoken to a number of clients and indeed friends and family members who have had a phone call from companies posing either directly as... Continue reading


LinkedIn Spam Emails

Hello again!! I thought I’d put together a quick blog post as over the past week or so I’ve had 2 of these false LinkedIn invitations come through into my email inbox. Now, on both occasions, my anti-spam program has flagged them as ***SPAM*** I felt that the way they looked was, and were formatted... Continue reading

Pink Facebook Scam

Quick post here about staying secure on Facebook and not allowing rogue applications to post on your wall. Have a read of this, and watch the video to see how to remove the rogue applications from your Facebook profile. Sophos – Pink Facebook Scam – How to Remove!