• Sony Pictures Cancel Release Of The Interview Due To Hacking Threat

    Sony Pictures Cancel Release Of The Interview Due To Hacking Threat

    In the latest development of the Sony Pictures hacking debacle, the company has now officially canceled the release of the film “The Interview” following a threat from the hackers of violence on theaters that showed the film as well as patrons that went to go see it. In a message released from the hackers on […]

  • New Technology Devices Come With a Loss of Personal Privacy

    New Technology Devices Come With a Loss of Personal Privacy

    As technology becomes more advanced and complex, it begins to walk a fine line between helpful and invasive. Many of the most popular technological devices today have features that enable the device to either see or listen to the user. Some even combine both of these technologies. While this type of technology offers many different […]

  • Does Smart Home Technology Pose a Security Threat?

    Does Smart Home Technology Pose a Security Threat?

    Modern technology now allows homeowners to control many functions remotely. Security systems, appliances like ranges and refrigerators, and even the coffee maker can be interconnected and controlled from afar. Commonly referred to as the Internet of Things, devices throughout the home can easily be controlled and monitored from a smartphone or tablet. While there are […]

  • Do You Really Need Antivirus Software?

    Do You Really Need Antivirus Software?

    I read an interesting post today on CNet in which the author describes his blatant disregard for antivirus software.   Apparently he doesn’t use the stuff, and neither do you need to.  Well, perhaps he’s not recommending that strategy to everyone, but he seems to feel that through careful usage one does not need to drag […]

  • Audio Interview With Krebs of KrebsOnSecurity.com

    Audio Interview With Krebs of KrebsOnSecurity.com

    Recently our favorite internet security and cybercrime blogger was interviewed on NPR on Fresh Air.  If you have the time, you should definitely check it out.  We’ve been reading the Krebs On Security blog for quite some time, and sometimes discuss stories that he has posted on our blog.  It’s quite amazing the effort that […]

  • Reviews

  • PC Health Advisor Review

    PC Health Advisor Review

    Name: PC Health Advisor Publisher: Paretologic Software Free Trial:  Yes Recommended: Yes Official Website   Overview Paretologic PC Health Advisor is an all in one computer optimization suite aimed at helping computer users quickly and easily tune up their computers

    Apr 10, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Backblaze Review

    Backblaze Review

    Product: Backblaze Website: www.backblaze.com Publisher:  Backblaze, Inc. Free Trial?  Yes – 15 Days Recommended?  Yes       Backing up your data is one of the most important things that you can possibly do.  However, most people either forget, put

    Jan 24, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Is Spyhunter Safe?  Ask The Tech

    Is Spyhunter Safe? Ask The Tech

      One of the biggest keyphrases we seem to get traffic from in the search engines is “is spyhunter safe”.  This is a legitimate question, as you definitely can’t be too careful with all the rogue and fake software that’s

    Nov 21, 2013 | 2 comments | View Post

  • Articles

  • Spyhunter 4 Download - Free Scan

    Spyhunter 4 Download – Free Scan

    Looking to download Spyhunter 4?  You can find the download links right here. Note:  The download will come directly from Enigma software, not our website.     Click Here To Download Spyhunter 4   Spyhunter 4 is our top recommended

    Mar 19, 2014 | 2 comments | View Post

  • Is SpeedyPC Pro Safe?

    Is SpeedyPC Pro Safe?

    Ask The Tech:  Is Speedy PC Pro Safe? I often get emails from people wondering if certain programs are safe and/or effective, and one of those programs is SpeedyPC Pro.  This program is published by ParetoLogic Software and is a

    Mar 18, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Best Spyware Removal Software

    Best Spyware Removal Software

    I get asked quite often what the best spyware removal software is, and how people can work to eliminate the risk of spyware, malware, and viruses.  The threat of spyware is ever-increasing; the more online e-commerce you do, the more

    Mar 12, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Virus And Malware Info

  • Get Rid Of Conduit Search

    Get Rid Of Conduit Search

    One of the most annoying things that can happen to a computer user is the appearance of spyware and adware – seemingly out of nowhere.  The Conduit search “toolbar” and browser hijacker is one of the most common versions of

    Apr 02, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • How To Remove Ukash Virus

    How To Remove Ukash Virus

    The Ukash virus is a “ransomware” virus that got its name from the Ukash money transfer system that the virus tells computer users to use in order to pay the ransom and unlock their system.  Typically this virus will display

    Sep 13, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Get Rid Of MyStart Incredibar

    Get Rid Of MyStart Incredibar

    One of the more common malware programs floating around on the internet are rogue toolbars that mostly affect the target computer’s internet browsers such as Firefox, Internet Explorer, Chrome, etc.  They will hijack search results, change home pages, and prevent

    Sep 13, 2013 | 0 comments | View Post

  • Other Recent Articles

  • Altruistic Hacking Group W0rm Hacks CNet

    Altruistic Hacking Group W0rm Hacks CNet

    A Russian hacking group calling itself W0rm has allegedly hacked into the CNET website and stolen a database of user data, and threatened to sell the data.  The hacking group has hacked other big news websites in the past, including BBC, Adobe, and Bank Of America. The hacking group threatened to sell the database of […]

    Jul 28, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • How To Spot A Scam Luxury Brand Website

    How To Spot A Scam Luxury Brand Website

    There have been a lot of scam retail websites popping up lately advertising “too good to be true” prices on luxury brands such as Rolex, Michael Kors, Victoria Secret, and more.  These sites are all suspicious, using faked trust logos such as McAfee and VeriSign, questionable Whois data, and seem to be based in China.  […]

    Jun 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • NSA May Be Installing Spyware On US Manufactured Hardware

    NSA May Be Installing Spyware On US Manufactured Hardware

    It is being brought to the public eye that the NSA may be intercepting US manufactured computer hardware in the supply chain in order to plan surveillance software.  The accusation comes from a book authored by Glenn Greenwald titled No Place To Hide, which is based upon Edward Snowden’s NSA leaks.  According to the information, […]

    May 17, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post

  • The Heartbleed Bug - What Is It?

    The Heartbleed Bug – What Is It?

    Word of a new vulnerability recently spread across the internet and news sources like wildfire: a new computer bug ominously called “Heartbleed” surged to the forefront of the tech world as its recent discovery was unveiled and made public.  But what is it, and what does it mean for you – the average internet and […]

    Apr 23, 2014 | 0 comments | View Post