Tag Archives: malware

Beware Of Malicious Software Threats

Hello, I work on computers. Over the past several months, I have noticed an increase in malicious threats winding up on computers because people are unaware of what they are clicking on or downloading. When you download a program or an attachment, look carefully at your computer screen and make sure that is all you […]

Passwords, Passwords, Passwords

Hello,   How many passwords must one remember? Too many… Just in case you are not aware, there are many free password generators and password storage programs/apps available. However, it never ceases to amaze me that people don’t take this more seriously. Now, I don’t think it’s fair to paint everyone with a broad brush. […]

Beware of Tech Support Scams

Hello, Have you ever had some kind of remote tech support done on your computer? I know I have. Check this out:¬†http://videos.komando.com/watch/4871/viral-videos-tech-support-scammer-installs-virus-right-in-front-of-your-eyes?utm_medium=nl&utm_source=tvkim&utm_content=2014-01-15-article-title-e. It’ll take about 5 minutes total to read the article and view the video. It made me pause and think how vulnerable one can be. Since computers are in some way, intimidating to […]