I recently received a letter in the mail from my local hospital. They informed me that my information was hacked from their data center. This is a common problem with the increasing threat of bad actors. One would think a large company would have some of the best security in place. However, that was not
It’s a common question I ask my clients. However, the answer is usually ” I have antivirus I’m good”. In most cases, it’s a free antivirus from their Internet service provider (ISP). Others will tell me the IPS told them that they have security through the router because it has a firewall. This is a
Is your computer feeling a little blue? Usually, this blue screen means it’s time to replace your computer. However, it can also mean that your computer is infected with malware. Recently I have been seeing a lot of these blue screens that are caused by malware. Some are so infected that a new fresh installation
Apple will release the new iPhone 15 in stores on September 22, but scammers have devised already cunning schemes to separate unsuspecting victims from their hard-earned money. The iPhone 15 scam has 11 variations, including testers, preorders, upgrades, iCloud lock, sweepstakes, and great deals. Let’s start with the most prevalent of all Apple scams. Read
Do your kids play video games? Mine do and I’m seeing a pattern here. When my kids were younger I limited the time they spent on video games. Once they turned 16 they got a phone. That’s when the trouble began. My daughter would and probably still does spend countless hours on her phone playing
Nature doesn’t always cooperate, and thus, we have power outages. This can lead to big problems with computers and other technology equipment that are sensitive to power surges. Protect your data from thunderstorms with backs and an unerupted power supply (UPS). This will ensure that your devices last for many storms. However, not all (UPS)
If you are a father this day for you! Why do we need a day for fathers to be recognized? Shouldn’t our children give us gifts and take us out to dinner every day? Unfortunately, that’s not the way it is. However, when I became a daddy, it was the happiest day of my life.