Reboot Your Router ASAP

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The F.B.I. has released an urgent public service announcement requesting that everyone with a router reboot it immediately, as it may be have been infected with a new malware outbreak.¬† If you have a router, turn it off. ¬†Then, turn it back on again. Hundreds of thousands of routers around the world have been compromised… continue reading »

Computer Security Made Simple

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Securing your computer against viruses and other threats is a common concern. Yet many people simply stick with whatever security program their computer happens to come with… if there even is security on it at all! Even if you do have security software installed, you may be paying too much. Or, you might not have… continue reading »

Information Security 101: Malware

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One of the most troublesome facets of the information age is the prevalence of cyber crime. While a dauntingly technical subject matter for many, defending yourself from these threats requires only a basic understanding of how they work, as well as a healthy dose of skepticism and common sense. In this multipart series, I will… continue reading »