Megaupload data safe for another two weeks

It appears that the threatened February 2nd deletion of all Megaupload's users' data has been postponed for at least two weeks. In this Computerworld report the two hosting providers used by Megaupload have announced that they will be retaining the data for a fortnight and have suggested they may be assisting "lawful" users to retrieve their data. However this assistance appears to be limited to users in the United States.
Norman Johnston
"The most powerful motivating factor for employees is seeing tangible progress whilst performing meaningful work. Effective information Technology achieves this objective."

Norman Johnston
Think I.T. Team

Blog

The Top 5 Threats to Your IT Infrastructure

  With cyberattacks becoming more sophisticated, the security landscape is quickly changing. A recent study shows that small to medium-sized businesses globally are facing an increase in phishing attacks by 57%, compromised or stolen devices by 33%, and credential theft by 30%. New Zealand businesses in 2019 saw a 38% increase in reported cyber attacks...  more...