Tag Archives: Internet

PC Slow? Could Be a PUP!

Antivirus not showing any viruses, but your system is still slowing down? It could be a PUP. And not the adorable, fluffy kind.

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Protecting Yourself from Tech Phone Scams

I had a chance to speak to WTKR News in Virgina about how to protect yourself from phone scams from people claiming to work for big-name tech companies, like Microsoft, Dell or McAfee. For more information on protecting yourself from … Continue reading

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Password Sanity

Looks like the Katie Humprey’s article on “password sanity” is making syndication rounds in newspapers (including our local Plain Dealer). I had the opportunity to help give the writer our take on password security and provided the end quote for … Continue reading

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Fake “FBI” Malware Out to Scam Real Money

Has your PC been hacked by the “FBI”? Infections by a virus known as Reveton are on the rise. Once on a victim’s PC, the malware displays a fake message from the “FBI” claiming that you’ve been caught doing illegal … Continue reading

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WTAM 1100 – Tech-ercise – Use Tech to Shed Pounds

WTAM 1100 – Geek Squad – July 30th, 2012 Getting fit these days can mean using your smartphone as a portable fitness trainer and your computer as a fitness guide.

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