Computer Security

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Birmingham, AL 35223

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Latest Security News

Don’t plug in that Thumb Drive!

USB Sticks, Thumb Drives, Flash Drives, Memory Sticks, Flash Stick, USB Flash Drive, Key Drive, Pen Drive, Jump Drive. Do you know what is on yours? Do you know where it came from? These portable drives have become very popular over the last few years. Many companies will put their names on them and give […]

5 backup options to choose from

There are many backup options available to you as a small business owner. Many more than were available even a few years ago. I will list the most popular ones below – this is by no means and exhaustive list but it will get you started. 1.       Thumb Drive Backup – This is where you […]

Who is using your computer? You really do not know!

Criminal computer use

There is nothing on my computer worth stealing so why should I be concerned about security? Typical criminal computer uses. The following information was provided by Brian Krebs – A noted security expert. So let’s say there really is not anything you do or use your computer for that the “Bad Guys” would want to […]

You want to know about “Locky”

Mary called me yesterday. She received an email from a financial services firm relayed to her from a trusted friend. She thought it was strange to get an email for September but she opened the email attachment. Immediately, icons on her computer started turning white. She thought that was strange so she shut down her […]

So you think you are safer than a 5th grader?

My 5th grade granddaughter was staying with us this past weekend while her parents went to Charleston SC. We are having a great time and all of a sudden she announces that she got a phone call from her mother asking when did her granddaddy send the text message from her phone? It turns out […]