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…

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…

Internet Security for Small Business Is Still Taken Too Lightly

U.S. small business owners are guilty of wishful thinking when it comes to cybersecurity, a new survey shows. While three-fourths (77 percent) say their company is safe from hackers, viruses, malware and cybersecurity breaches, 83 percent have no formal plan to address these threats. The threat is real. Targeted cyberattacks against small and medium-size businesses (SMBs)…

Malware…What Are You Missing Without Managed Security?

Chances are you’re probably running Norton or McAfee for infection protection on your computer, either because it came with it as a 60-day trial or was offered free by your internet Service Provider (I.S.P.) – right? The ‘set it and forget it’ days are over. Without Managed Services (managed security, updates, etc.) valuable updates for…

A Big Tuna and A Valve Walk Into A Bar…

and become two great new clients for A Geek To Go! Inc. It started with Big Tuna Raw Bar’s owner, Angie Watkins, giving a beating to  A Geek to Go’s owner, Miles West, in a game of ‘Words With Friends’. Watkins asked West to redevelop her Georgetown, SC restaurant Big Tuna Raw Bar. The former…

Breathing Life Back Into Blank CDs to Protect from Banking Trojans

One of the most damaging, and most difficult to detect, pieces of malware nowadays is a banking Trojan. Banking Trojans infect Windows PCs via email attachments or drive-by downloads from corrupted Web pages. They take up residence in Web browsers and lie in wait until a user accesses an online bank account. When the user…