Tagged: ransomware

How Do I Defend My Company Against Ransomware Attacks?

How Do I Defend My Company Against Ransomware Attacks?

With ransomware attacks on the rise across the country, it is more important than ever that businesses do what they can to defend themselves against ransomware and other malicious software. The fact is that...

Watch Out For DoubleLocker Ransomware - Computer Tip of the Day

Watch Out For DoubleLocker Ransomware

It is always challenging to balance the need for security along with the need for employees to BTOD (bring their own device) to use for work-related purposes, or in some cases, use company-supplied portable...

Beware of Ranscam Warns IT Support on Long Island

Beware of Ranscam Warns IT Support on Long Island

You turn on your computer, eager to put the finishing touches on a project for your most important client. But instead of your typical desktop, you get a message stating that your files have...

Ransom + Software = Ransomware: How to Prevent Data Hostages 0

Ransom + Software = Ransomware: How to Prevent Data Hostages

The word ransom conjures images of true crime documentaries and ski mask clad villains holding your data hostage in cyberspace. In fact, the term “ransomware” is combination of the words ransom and software. This...

Dealing With Ransomware: Our Computer Tip of the Day

Dealing With Ransomware: Our Computer Tip of the Day

Any basic computer user knows about the dangers that lurk on the Internet. From email scams, to generic computer viruses, and suspicious links, making smart decisions while surfing the web is important. As important...

Protect Yourself From Ransomware With These 5 Tips

Protect Yourself From Ransomware With These 5 Tips

You can protect yourself from ransomware. Ransomware encrypts your files and holds them hostage so that they cannot be accessed. There is usually a demand for money, often in the form of Bitcoins, in order...