Computer Security Alert: New Cryptowall Ransomware Threatens to Lock Up Your Files

Have you ever heard of ‘ransomware’? If not, now is the time to become familiar with the concept, as a particularly devious piece of ransomware is making its way around the Internet. Ransomware is an illicit computer program that is placed on your computer when you download infected files. The … [Read more...]

Still Using Windows XP? Your Computer Security Could Be Compromised

Last year, we wrote about how Microsoft decided to finally end support for one of its landmark products, Windows XP. Since that last post, the April 8, 2014 deadline has come and passed. Now, any computer system that uses Window XP (or Microsoft Office 2003, for that matter) is wide open and … [Read more...]

Are You Ready for April 2014? If Not, Your Computer Network Is at Risk

Do you know what happens on April 8, 2014? If you run Windows XP or Office 2003 in your office environment, you should – you could face compliance and security risks if you’re not prepared. On that day, support will officially end for Windows XP and Microsoft Office 2003. This means no more … [Read more...]