Fake Antivirus: What Are They And How Do You Avoid Them?

Cybercriminals are creative. They are always coming up with new ways to worm their way into your computer, putting your personal data and your money at risk. A current method of attack is fake antivirus. These products appear to be authentic, but you need to beware. When you have been on the internet, have you […]

Top 10 ways you can be hacked

Paying attention to how you use the internet, and putting some simple safeguards in place, can help prevent most of these top 10 ways you can be hacked. 10. Stolen Credentials Don’t use the same password for all of your online accounts. I know this is a pain, so how about using the name of […]

The Heartbleed Bug

The Heartbleed Bug is a serious vulnerability in the popular OpenSSL cryptographic software library. OpenSSL provides security and privacy for communications over the Internet, used for applications such as web transactions, email, instant messaging (IM) and some virtual private networks (VPNs).  The Heartbleed Bug allows theft of the information, normally protected by encryption used to […]

PC Security Austin

There have been quite a few systems we have seen lately with various forms of Malware. Malware on your computer can be much more than just an annoyance. We have seen quite a few cases where just one malware infection has “opened the door” to many other infections, including password stealing programs, credit card stealing […]