Some Of The Best Things In Security Are Free

  Some of the best things in life are free, right? But what if I told you some of the best security for your computer is also free, would you believe me? It’s true, out of all the titles for antivirus and anti-malware programs out there we have the paid versions and the free versions.…

Malware: Why It’s Still One Of The Biggest Threats Facing Businesses

  Posted by: A Geek To Go, LLC – advanced malware prevention and remediation solutions for business and home. Although the origin of the first computer malware is still debated, one thing has remained constant: Since its inception, malware continues to be one of the biggest threats facing today’s businesses. According to data from Verizon’s 2018…

Important! Update your Mozilla web browser to Firefox 58.0.1.

Important! Update your Mozilla web browser to Firefox 58.0.1. Mozilla has released an important update for its Firefox web browser to patch a critical vulnerability that could allow remote attackers to execute malicious code on computers running an affected version of the browser. The update comes just a week after the company rolled out its…

New Malware Is Undetectable: DNS Hijacker Targeting Apple macOS

New Malware Is Undetectable: DNS Hijacker Targeting Apple macOS   A security researcher has revealed details of a new piece of undetectable malware targeting Apple’s Mac computers—reportedly first macOS malware of 2018. Dubbed OSX/MaMi, an unsigned Mach-O 64-bit executable, the malware is somewhat similar to DNSChanger that infected millions of computers across the world in 2012. DNSChanger  typically…

Ransomware Upsetting Your Apple Cart?

First Mac OS X Ransomware Targets Apple Users Mac users, even you are not left untouched by ransomware! The World’s first fully functional Ransomware targeting OS X operating system has landed on Macs. Ransomware – one of the fastest-growing cyber threats – encrypts the important documents and files on infected machines and then asks victims…

Virus Repair Help From Microsoft, FBI and Interpol

Microsoft, FBI and Interpol team up to eliminate the Dorkbot botnet Microsoft helped FBI and other agencies in virus repair of massive botnets, which were in a number of millions News from our Virus Repair Team: Before we start, some of you may want to ask “What is a botnet?”. Well, whenever a malicious code…

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2Fer Tuesday! App Reviews From The Big 3

MyPermissions – Online Privacy Shield for iOS When you first enable two-factor authentication on a site like Gmail, LastPass, or Facebook, they will set you up using SMS as your second factor. So the next time you log into Facebook, you’ll receive a 6-digit code as a text message whenever you try to log in.…

Yummy Spam: The Gameover Trojan is Back

Botnet takedowns aren’t permanent. Less than a month after law enforcement officials and security researchers took down the Cutwail botnet, the gang appears to be back in action. A joint operation back in May between law enforcement and security researchers took the Cutwail botnet offline. While spam volumes drop after a botnet takedown, the decline…

Proactive Managed IT Services vs. Reactive Fix: Which is Best for Your Small Business?

It’s completely understandable that as a small business owner or entrepreneur, you’re trying to minimize your expenses and keep tight reins on your budget. One way you might try to do so is by forgoing the monthly expense of PROACTIVE managed IT services, and adopting a REACTIVE “break/fix” philosophy, calling on a professional only when…