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Posts Tagged ‘malware’

How Phishers Hook You & Steal Your Data

Tuesday, October 11th, 2016

Clever crooks are willing to work hard to steal your information. Learn what to watch out for. Continue reading

If you fell for this hoax, you need to change your passwords ASAP. Continue reading

Amazon Email Scam

Monday, September 26th, 2016

Check out the email scam that filled up my inbox over the weekend. Continue reading

Ransomware Warning: This Is How They Trick You

Monday, September 12th, 2016

We’ve got a prime example of a ransomware trap. See what to look out for. Continue reading

Beware! There’s a new tactic to get you to open ransomware. How it works and how to avoid it. Continue reading

Don’t Click On This Trick

Wednesday, August 17th, 2016

A friendly reminder about an old scam. We look at a trick that wants you to click in this quick tip. Continue reading

Can I Download Windows 10 Again?

Saturday, July 23rd, 2016

If ransomware claims your hard drive, what becomes of Windows 10? Continue reading

In The News 07-15-2016

Thursday, July 14th, 2016

Verizon revamps data plans, BMW ConnectedCar has a security flaw, & you can preview iOS 10. Continue reading

A new form of Malware is infecting millions of tablets and phones. Find out where it came from and how to fight it. Continue reading

Watch out for tricky new Android malware that imitates your favorite apps. Continue reading

Ransomware: Should I Trash My PC?

Tuesday, July 5th, 2016

If you’re hit by ransomware, is it time to trash your PC? Continue reading

How ransomware shut down a 9-1-1 system and why these new attacks are so hard to fight. Continue reading

Android Battery Issues

Wednesday, June 1st, 2016

Battery problems have a Galaxy S3 owner feeling run down. We check out possible solutions. Continue reading

Will A Reset Beat Ransomware?

Wednesday, May 11th, 2016

Is a factory reset enough to beat a ransomeware attack? Continue reading

Why ransomware attacks are getting worse and how to fight back. Continue reading

How Microsoft is stopping browser hijackers with a change to Internet Explorer. Continue reading

Is PDF Creator Malware?

Tuesday, May 3rd, 2016

CCleaner wants to remove a program a reader uses a lot. Should she pay attention to their warnings? Continue reading

We Need A Do-Not-Scam List

Wednesday, April 27th, 2016

Is there anyway to keep scammers from bugging you? Continue reading

Beware Of Hard Drive-Locking Ransomware

Wednesday, April 13th, 2016

A nasty new form of ransomware locks your hard drive instead of your files. What to look out for. Continue reading

Security In Windows 10

Wednesday, March 2nd, 2016

Does Windows 10 have any built-in security protection? We check out the options. Continue reading

Can Viruses Affect Cell Phones?

Tuesday, March 1st, 2016

Are cell phones really immune from viruses? We’ve got the truth in this quick tip. Continue reading

The steps you must take to make sure your data is secure. Continue reading

In The News 01-22-16

Thursday, January 21st, 2016

Mario goes mobile, Alexa will read Kindle books to you and Florida tops Malware cities list. Continue reading

13 Million MacKeeper User Accounts Exposed

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015

13 million users of an anti-malware program for Mac user details were left unsecured. Continue reading

Simple steps to help protect you and your friends from spam and malware. Continue reading

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