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Destiny 2 Players With Virgin Fibre To Get an Exclusive Sparrow

Pay attention U.K. Destiny 2 players. You are going to be getting an exclusive Sparrow when the game launches on September 6, provided of course you get your internet through Virgin Fibre. The deal leaked when Virgin Media launched a page with the details a bit too early, but then quickly pulled it down. Show More Summary

Tuesday Roundup: Verizon, Digital Realty, ADVA, and Virgin Media

Here are some quick takes on other news from the start of this week:... [visit site to read more]

UK student, 18, arrested in international cyberattack

West Midlands Police said in a statement that "Chappell allegedly attacked the websites of T-Mobile, EE, Vodafone, O2, BBC, BT, Amazon, Netflix, Virgin Media and the National Crime Agency." The force's cybercrime unit worked with the FBI, Israeli Police and Europol's European Cybercrime Centre during the investigation.

Smart Home security is crap, so why are users getting the blame?

2 months agoTechnology : Venture Beat

GUEST: Another day, another cybersecurity hack, and this week it was Virgin Media’s Super Hub 2 home router that got hit here in the UK. Was is it a sophisticated hack? No, far from it: Virgin’s routers come with a short, easy-to-hack default password that was duly cracked, and the so-called Smart Home was suddenly not […]

More than 8 million Brits work from home

More than eight million of British employees now work at home for at least one day per week — equivalent to almost a third (31 percent) of the entire working British populace. The news comes from Virgin Media, which based its conclusions on a study of 2,006 employees. The report says homeworkers are bringing in £167 billion...

Virgin Media Router Hacking Compromises 800,000 Customers: Here’s How To Stay Safe

With so many devices now reliant on the internet and people frequently accessing Wi-Fi, maintaining the security and privacy of mobile devices, smart speakers, or laptops has become of paramount importance. Tech companies around theShow More Summary

Virgin Media thinks 800,000 users should change their router passwords

Virgin Media wants you to change your router password.  The company recently published guidance on how to do that for older router models after Which? magazine — a publication "known for testing household products" — found that Virgin...Show More Summary

Virgin Media hack risk is a wake-up call to check your router

Investigation found older-generation routers used by Virgin Media are vulnerable to hacking. The company advises customers to change passwords.        

Virgin Media tells 800,000 customers to change passwords after routers found vulnerable to hackers

Ethical hackers carried out research on the Super Hub 2 router and found it could be used to take control of Internet of Things devices.

To celebrate the launch of our new Slugger TV show, we’re giving you the chance to win free tickets to our live election event this Thursday

3 months agoNews : Slugger O'Toole

It is a busy week at Slugger. Tonight the first episode of our new Slugger TV Show goes out on NVTV. You can watch it on Freeview Channel 7 or Virgin Media Channel 159, we will also be putting the video online tomorrow. It will be on tonight at 22:45, and will be repeated on more...

ITV could disappear from Virgin Media unless a £40 million disagreement is resolved

ITV chief executive Adam Crozier says a change in the law means that Virgin must now pay to carry its main channel. ITV could charge more than £40 million, but Virgin is reluctant to foot the bill. Virgin has warned that ITV could "go...Show More Summary

Virgin Media uses home routers to boost its public WiFi network

Virgin Media is starting to expand its public Wi-Fi network by turning customer routers into hotspots. The upgrade, which was first teased in 2015, is only compatible with SuperHub v3 routers for now. Customers are being alerted to the change via email and can choose to opt-out, otherwise they'll be connected automatically. Show More Summary

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