PIRSA Warning – Japanese Encephalitis May Be In Our Region – Action Needed
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PIRSA Warning – Japanese Encephalitis May Be In Our Region – Action Needed

PIRSA Media Release More cases of Japanese encephalitis in SA piggeriesWednesday 30 March 2022 There have been two more detections of Japanese encephalitis (JE) in South Australian commercial piggeries. This brings the total number of cases in South Australia to six. The latest detections are in the local government areas of Clare and Gilbert Valleys…

World Backup Day 31st March – Protect Your Data
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World Backup Day 31st March – Protect Your Data

Local Computer business, Web South would like to draw your attention to “World Backup Day” Peter Herriman from Web South says,“We actually recommend regular backups, and multiple storage locations and devices, but I learnt those techniques during the early ’80’s and on mainframe systems with data worth millions of dollars (back then, imagine now!). All…

Japanese Encephalitis Mosquito virus Identified in SA Pigs and Horses
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Japanese Encephalitis Mosquito virus Identified in SA Pigs and Horses

ALERT: Japanese encephalitis (JE) virus has been identified in samples from commercial piggeries in South Australia. JE is a nationally notifiable disease. PIRSA has established an incident management team with staff on the ground to conduct surveillance activities and to provide information and advice to primary producers. Minimise your exposure to mosquitos as people can…

Did You Know – New Lottery Rules Apply From 10 December 2021
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Did You Know – New Lottery Rules Apply From 10 December 2021

The Lotteries Act 2019 and the Lotteries Regulations 2021 have now commenced, making way for simplified rules and greater transparency with how lotteries are conducted. You can read more on the Consumer and Business Services website here.

Should You Disable Social Media Comments?
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Should You Disable Social Media Comments?

Food for thought. Facebook and other Social Media platforms have gained incredible growth over the years because they are interactive in that if configured so, they allow people to make comments right on the page (this is quite often the default setting). This can be quite beneficial for the page in that its popularity can…

Severe Storm Hits The District
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Severe Storm Hits The District

Heavy rain, Thunder, Lightening and a Hailstorm had Eudunda and district residents taking cover and grabbing for cameras to take photos and videos. The storm was quite strong, a main feature being hail up to a centimeter in size and lots of it coming down continuously for making one heck of a din on the…

Computer & Device Security Alert – Please Update Google Chrome
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Computer & Device Security Alert – Please Update Google Chrome

The Australian Cyber Security Centre (ACSC) Alert Service urge anyone who uses Google Chrome EARLIER THAN version 91.0.4472.114 for Windows, Mac, and Linux. This verion is the patch to fix the exploits. Notes for this version can be viewed at Chrome Release Note.  This update addresses vulnerabilities that an attacker could exploit to take control of…