Category: Computer Security

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Feb2020
What to do if you get a fake virus pop-up alert Are you getting a fake virus pop-up alert claiming to have scanned your computer and found evidence of virus or malware? If so, pay close attention to what security ... Read More
February 11, 2020admin

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Nov2019
Why replace your hard drive with an SSD (solid state drive) and upgrade to Windows 10? End of support for Windows 7 is fast approaching in less than two months. The 10-year-old system has been replaced by a much-improved ... Read More
November 17, 2019admin

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Oct2019
Cyber-crime has become an increasing threat to consumers and businesses. You might be wondering how you as a small business owner or individual can protect data and critical information in the connected world we live in. If you are, then your ... Read More
October 15, 2019admin

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Mar2019
Viruses are malicious software known as malware. Malware can delete files, steal personal information and damage your computer. Here are the top 10 Signs of an infected computer. Do you have any of these symptoms? 1. Computer is slower than usual Computers ... Read More
March 5, 2019admin

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Jan2019
Windows 7 End of Support is slowly approaching in less than one year on January 14, 2020. As of December 2018 approximately 40% of Windows users are still using Windows 7, while another 40% are using ... Read More
January 22, 2019admin

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Nov2018
What is Managed Services? Managed Services is the modern alternative to old-school computer break-fix services. Managed Services focuses on proactive monitoring and management of computers instead of waiting for devices to fail and then scramble to fix them. It's a ... Read More
November 6, 2018admin

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Oct2018
What is a Phishing email? Phishing is the practice of sending emails to lure individuals to a fake website in order to reveal personal information. The email is carefully crafted to look like its coming from a reputable company that you normally ... Read More
October 2, 2018admin

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Aug2018
What are the 5 Layers to having proper Computer Network Security? In this article we will cover 5 layers to having proper computer network security for your small business or home network.  Keep in mind that no one layer is enough, however ... Read More
August 5, 2018admin

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Jun2018
What is Ransomware? Ransomware is computer malware (a Trojan) designed and used to extort money and blackmail cyber victims. Once installed, Ransomware encrypts data on local hard drives as well as other media and connected network shares. Once data is ... Read More
June 3, 2018admin