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Most users of email these days are aware to watch out for suspicious emails, for emails requesting personal information, for emails pretending to be your bank but a new highly successful attack was conducted on May 3rd 2017 and this time the attack came…Read More
Why do complex passwords matter?
Passwords are the currency of the Digital Age. People use passwords locally on their computers, WiFi, Routers as well as for every password-protected corner of the Internet. In order to remember and keep track of all…Read More
That’s right, the day recognized to geeks and movie buffs around the world as Star Wars Day (“May the 4th be with you…) is also World Password Day. This day was designated as such to remind consumers and enterprise users alike to change their…Read More
First if you read no more of this post than the first paragraph at least know this; like your bank, Software vendors do not call you out of the blue to assist you with technical problems you didn’t know you had, and if you…Read More
Variants of the Crypto Locker/Wall Ransomware virus have been terrorising personal and business PC owners for a couple years now and it’s only getting worse. Strangely despite attempts to bring awareness and education some people and businesses maintain that cocky teenage attitude of “it…Read More
Cryptowall 4, whats changed with yet another new variant?
From the perspective of someone whose computer has been attacked by CryptoWall 4.0, not a lot will appear different from previous versions. The malware still acts by encrypting files and demanding a payment in return…Read More
CryptoLocker is the name of a specific piece of malware that was taken down by the United States Department of Justice in 2014. However, the original CryptoLocker virus was so successful that a number of people have copied its format, and some have even…Read More