All About Antivirus Software: the essential guide for computer users

Learn the essentials of antivirus software and how to protect your computer.

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This common habit might be killing your computer – the dangers of clickbait

You’re scrolling through Facebook and you see a news article with a headline that’s just too interesting to ignore. Headlines like this: “RIP Betty White” “Exclusive: Natalie Nunn Is Pregnant and We Have the Nude Photos to Prove It” “Just In: Republicans Announce ‘Muslim Burqa Ban’” Or the #1 fake news story of the year: … Continue reading This common habit might be killing your computer – the dangers of clickbait

How cyber attacks knocked out popular sites last week

On Friday, hackers attacked a major piece of the internet's infrastructure. This attack overwhelmed Pinterest, PayPal, CNN, Netflix, Fox News and about 80 other popular websites. The individual sites weren't attacked. Instead the hackers targeted something called a DNS server. Think of the DNS as a post office and the web sites as post office boxes. … Continue reading How cyber attacks knocked out popular sites last week

Top 3 Cybersecurity Tricks for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month

Do you know how to keep yourself safe online? Cybersecurity has been in the news a lot lately, with talk of hackers attacking the GOP databases and the debate over Hillary Clinton’s emails, cybersecurity has become an issue of national concern. The Department of Homeland Security and the National Cyber Security Alliance named October National … Continue reading Top 3 Cybersecurity Tricks for National Cybersecurity Awareness Month