Which is best, HDD or SSD?

The hard disk drive (HDD) has been the primary storage device for desktop computers and laptops for a long time. But with the invention of solid state drive (SSD) technology, consumers are now able to choose between the two. So which one should you go for — HDD or SSD? Read on to find out. […]

Detecting a Phishing Email

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Detecting a Phishing Email
10 Things to Watch for:
With the uptick in ransomware infections that are often instigated through phishing emails, its crucial to take proactive measures to help protect the organization’s security.

What in the world is a Malware?

I hope everyone has a wonderful week! Today I am going to be discussing Malware and just an overall overview, Do you know what goes on under the hood of your car? Do you know the solution for a check engine light warning on the dash? Do you know what’s wrong with the car if it starts making strange noises or loses power? Those same questions can be asked about your computer.

What is a Virus?

A Computer Virus is viewed as the “boogeyman” of the Internet, and with attacks by CryptoLocker, ILoveYou, MyDoom, and Storm Warm, there are damage estimates and virus warnings all over the Internet. But what are they really?

A virus is a program that spreads to other computers.

What is two-factor authentication?

A good example of two-factor authentication is when you are getting ready to check out at your local grocery store, you insert your debit card into the card processing machine and requests you to enter your pin #. Without the pin number, your debit card will not process even though the card is plugged in or swiped.