Still Using RDP? (Remote Desktop Protocol)

Still Using RDP? (Remote Desktop Protocol)

Here in 2021 many companies are still using RDP to access their computers remotely, especially during this period where COVID-19 has been running rampant. Because of this, many hackers and bots have had the opportunity to take advantage of vulnerabilities within this protocol to attack companies and hit them with ransomware or hack entire networks […]

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring

24/7/365 Network Monitoring… Frankenstein Computers has a 24/7/365 Network Monitoring Service. For a minimal cost we will will be able to monitor your entire network including: Inventory the network Discover and record all systems, servers, printers and devices on the network. Gather all technical data about each device. Track all software on each device to […]

Spills Can Kill

Spills Can Kill

If you spill liquid on your computer, what is the first thing you do? For most people, it is to power it back on and see if it works. At least after they dry off the keyboard and the case. That is a very dangerous thing to do, adding power to a computer that is […]

CI Security Partnership

CI Security Partnership

Frankenstein is proud to announce that we have Partnered with CI Security and will be providing professional security services for businesses around the country. These services are specifically geared towards preventing intrusions from hackers and security threats which are growing daily. With ransomware and hacking on the rise, it’s important to make sure your company […]

Spring Cleaning Your Computer

Spring Cleaning Your Computer

Well, it’s spring time and everybody’s AC filters are filling up with dust and pollen.  The same is happening with your computer.  Dust and pollen get collected in your PC or Mac while it is running.  This can cause bad air-flow resulting in slowed performance and even overheating.  It is recommended that you clean out […]

Silicon Shortage Expected to Continue Through 2022

Silicon Shortage Expected to Continue Through 2022

            The overall consensus is that the new demand for high-end silicon products has introduced a shortage that will last until late 2021 or even into 2022. This doesn’t only affect the computer hardware space but many other industries are being affected by the demand for silicon. The biggest hit after the computer hardware space, […]

Upcoming Microsoft Office Changes

Upcoming Microsoft Office Changes

Microsoft has very recently made an announcement of some important changes that are coming to their Office suite. This is especially important for enterprise or what Microsoft refers to as “perpetual” users because they are stating starting the second half of this year plans to make major upgrades to their Office Suite however, they will […]

Verkada Mass Hack

Verkada Mass Hack

According to IPVM.com and based on Bloomberg reporting, cloud-based CCTV provider Verkada has suffered a mass hack that went as far as gaining root level access to the camera’s OS, theoretically allowing them to be jumping points to attack the rest of any exposed parts of the network. The article also claims that various Verkada […]

Malicious Mozilla Firefox Extension Allows Gmail Takeover

Malicious Mozilla Firefox Extension Allows Gmail Takeover

The malicious extension, FriarFox, snoops in on both Firefox and Gmail-related data. A newly uncovered cyberattack is taking control of victims’ Gmail accounts, by using a customized, malicious Mozilla Firefox browser extension called FriarFox. Researchers say the threat campaign, observed in January and February, targeted Tibetan organizations and was tied to TA413, a known advanced […]