The Day Summed Up #11

For the first time since migrants tired to cross into Britain via the channel tunnel, migrants are causing real issues for the UK, as well as other European nations. RAF Akrotiri is an RAF base in Cyprus. It was used as a stopping point for flights from the UK to Afghanistan, and now gives the …

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The Day Summed Up #9

Well it's been a busy few days. But I'm going to start with the Russian airliner that crashed over Egypt on Saturday. The flight was carrying 224 people, all of whom were killed. And there are initial suggestions that this was an MH17 style attack, only ISIS being the culprits instead of Russia/Ukraine. In theory, …

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The Day Summed Up #8

Unfortunately, due to wifi issues, I wasn't able to post anything yesterday. So, let's see what I've missed. Well, a 16 year old boy from West London has been charged in connection with the Talk Talk hack. I previously spoke about the first arrest, a 15 year old boy from Northern Ireland. Both boys' home …

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The Day Summed Up #5

It's been quite a busy day today: The House of Lords has voted to delay tax credit cuts, the Spectre premiere where Daniel Craig was joined by the Duke and Duchess of Cambridge,processed meat can increase the risk of bowel cancer, 5 people from the UK have been died after a boat carrying whale watchers …

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The Day Summed Up #3

Following on from yesterday's blog, which you can find here, Talk Talk's chief executive has said that the cyber attack was smaller than initially thought, saying that the hack was on the main website, not the core system. The core system is where full bank details are held, and the bank details on the main website …

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The Day Summed Up #2

The biggest stories of today stem from the talk talk cyber attack. Millions of users have had personal and banking details accessed, and it begs the question; how safe is sudmitting personal details online, even to a big trusted corporation like Talk Talk. Talk Talk has admitted that it does not encrypt its customer data, …

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