Sky, Virgin Media and BT all offer their customers ways to watch TV beyond the living room. TalkTalk has an app for its rental and purchase store -- formerly Blinkbox, you might recall -- but otherwise it's fallen behind the pack somewhat. Show More Summary
UPDATE 9.30pm: It looks PSN is back on its feet after downtime earlier today for Virgin Media users. In a forum post, Virgin Media said it had resolved the issues. We're now able to log in to PSN ourselves. ORIGINAL STORY 5.30pm: PlayStation Network is down for some users. Read more…
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
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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.
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 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...
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 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
Investigation found older-generation routers used by Virgin Media are vulnerable to hacking. The company advises customers to change passwords.
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.