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Free Malware Scans

By | 2017-04-05T03:44:39+00:00 January 22nd, 2017|Security|

If you think you're computer has been hacked by a virus, it's time to run a series of virus scans.  First, run a scan using whatever Internet security software you currently have installed.  (You do have security software installed and updated, right?)  Then run at least a handful of the [...]

Free Virus Scan Downloads from Reputable Companies

By | 2015-11-09T17:27:16+00:00 November 9th, 2015|Security|

If you get infected, it's a good idea to run multiple scans using different utilities.  No one utility will find all infections.   http://free.avg.com/us-en/homepage http://housecall.trendmicro.com/ http://home.mcafee.com/downloads/free-virus-scan http://www.microsoft.com/security/scanner/en-us/default.aspx https://www.avast.com/en-gb/index https://security.symantec.com/nss/getnss.aspx?langid=ie&venid=sym http://www.bitdefender.com/scanner/online/free.html

Mailbox has exceeded its storage limit scam

By | 2014-08-13T17:04:00+00:00 January 11th, 2013|Scams, Security|

This is a very common phishing scam.  If you  re-validate your mailbox according to their instructions, they will use your mail server to blast out millions of spam.  Until your hosting/email account gets blacklisted and shut down.   Subject:  Email Alert Your mailbox has exceeded it storage limit please reduce [...]