Archive for January, 2015

Got Malware?

January 22, 2015

Malware-Is-EverywhereMalware?

Who:
Many pc users are vulnerable to malware due to exposure via email and internet activities.
What :
Malware, short for malicious software, is any software used to disrupt computer operation, gather sensitive information, or gain access to private computer systems.
Where:
Malware is common on computers and may also occur on smartphones and tablets.
When:
Malware is typically picked up via an email link or bad website link when users are in a hurry and just click ok without thinking about what they are doing.
Why:
Today, malware is used by both black hat hackers and governments, to steal personal, financial, or business information.

Ok, hopefully you get it already. Now what? Give me a call and tell me what is happening. Don’t put it off because it will get worse over time. Malware removal is a specialty at Computer Guy Consulting. 95% of the time we can get your pc back to normal and running fast again! ¬†While at it, I’ll make sure your security is up to the task as well.

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