Do you have what it takes to manage your own security?

Do you have what it takes to manage your own security? Now that the World Wide Web has turned into the Wild Wild West, residential and commercial users alike face more security threats than just viruses. Programs need regular updates to install patches. Change passwords a regular basis. Run malware scans from multiple sources to…

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…

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)…

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…

9 Major Ways Criminals Use Facebook

1. Hacking Accounts Once hacked, an account can be commandeered and used as a platform to deliver spam, or — more commonly — sold. Clandestine hacker forums are crawling with ads offering Facebook account IDs and passwords in exchange for money. In the cyber world, information is a valuable thing. 2. Commandeering Accounts A more direct form…

New Year, New Entity Designation (A Quickie Notice)

As of today A Geek To Go! L.L.C. is now A Geek To Go! Inc. We will always continue to serve our loyal customers, contractors and subcontractors as before, but the branding has changed slightly. Since our inception in 2006, every year we have proven our company standards as a major increase past the following…