Terminology can be difficult at the best of times and in the IT field, it can be a real nightmare for people just learning about website management and cyber security issues.
Could someone be using your wireless network without your permission? Are they stealing the bandwidth causing your network to run slowly? Here’s what to do if you suspect foul play!
Yes, antivirus software does slow down Windows PCs, but while some programs are barely noticeable, others are much worse. Which antivirus is the best for performance? I’ll let you into a secret…
It is said that IoT (Internet of Things) devices don’t have enough security to stop hackers gaining access to them. Have your devices been compromised? Here is a quick check to find out.
SmartScreen is a security technology that is built into Windows 10 which helps to prevent malware from getting onto your computer. It does this in several ways, which we will look at here.
Nearly all viruses, spyware, other types of malware and hacking, occurs on the internet. The way everyone interacts with the internet is through a web browser. So one way or another, security problems arise because […]
Windows 10 has security built in and Windows Defender protects it from threats like viruses, spyware and other types of malware. This begs the question, do you need third party security software?
Privacy is an important issue and you don’t want personal information about you, your interests or your activities in Windows 10 or online to be shared with people that don’t need it, who would share […]
Your computer is under constant threats from malware and hackers who want to gain access to your computer to steal information, install malware ransomware and more. Here’s how to stay safe.
Computers can connect to wired and wireless networks to communicate with other computers and devices. This can be to exchange files, access resources on another computer like a music library, and so on.
Microsoft includes Windows Defender in Windows 10 and this is a security program that is provided to protect your computer from malware threats like viruses, Trojans, spyware and so on. Do you need it?
If you have not heard already (perhaps you just got back from the International Space Station), millions of Dropbox accounts were compromised. Here’s the easiest way to change your password.
Your computer and your router can be attacked by hackers and malware and they can cause havoc with your internet connection. You need to check your router asap to see if you have been compromised.
Almost every week you hear about a security breach somewhere and passwords have been stolen. Could someone access your Microsoft account? Not if you secure it with 2-factor authentication.
Windows Defender has quietly been getting better and it is a much more reliable security program than when it was first introduced. The update in Windows 10 anniversary edition makes it even better.
Do you need antivirus software or a full security suite on your Windows PC? What will happen if you choose not to run antivirus or antispyware software? Is it dangerous not to use security?