You hear about ransomware all the time. The most recent news was that 22 municipalities in Texas were hit. This was a coordinated attack too. That means that several people all hit different locations with the same version of ransomware simultaneously. You may be asking yourself what is ransomware and why does it happen? So … Read moreRansomware: What It Is and Why It Happens
This past June Apple computers came under attack from a minimum of six active distribution threats. Some of these were even able to circumvent the security measures that Apple has constructed into its operating systems. They are cloaked as Adobe Flash updates and installs. Sometimes they are even Safari extensions. So what can you do? … Read moreAntivirus and Malware on Apple Computers
Cybercriminals are mysterious and elusive, making the number of arrests for cybercrimes small. Understanding them is difficult because they hide in plain sight. Ultimately, if we all understand and utilize cyber-security, we stand a better chance of outing the attacks. In order to do this, you need to recognize the different types of cyber crimes … Read moreWhat is a Cyber-Attack and How Can Your Business Stay Protected?
In the world of constant updates, technology can be out of date due to new products and features. However, one thing you should not over-look is your anti-malware software. It is important to remember that not all technology betters the world. There are people who do not have the best intentions; they mean to do … Read moreAnti-Malware Protection: Why It’s Important
Any decently running computer can suffer great damage from a computer virus. A keen eye and the right kind of help is important in ensuring your computer stays in working order. However, nothing can be worse than a virus that can’t be easily detected by a well-discerning human eye. This is what we call malware, … Read moreThe Signs of Malware