EyeVerify Shows Future Of Computer and Internet Security
The next needed step in computer and Internet security will soon be here, thanks to technology being developed and tested by EyeVerify. This company has developed a way to identify people by the whites of their eyes.
It is technology that was previously only seen in science fiction movies, such as Star Trek II: The Wrath of Khan. In this movie, Admiral Jim Kirk asks the computer for top secret information on Project Genesis. To confirm his identity, and those of his fellow officers he wants...
Computer And Internet Security Emphasized After Cyberattack On Spamhaus
A spotlight has been placed on the need for computer and Internet security after a large-scale cyberattack on an anti-spam group affected perhaps millions of Internet users throughout the world. The attack began in March 2013.
The cyberattack targeted Spamhaus, which is a volunteer organization that provides lists of spammers to email providers. These lists help the providers determine which email to mark as spam.
The cyberattack appeared to be an attempt to prevent Spamhaus from updating...
Browser Support Often Needed To Keep Browsers Secure
Browser security is often critical to keep computers and servers free from malware, so you need to ensure that you or your browser support team regularly check on the security of your Web browsers.
A Web browser is the software used to surf the Internet. It can become a security issue because it accesses the Internet and interacts with numerous websites. Some of these websites could be harboring malware that can be loaded onto your computer by a website's script.
A script is a small program...
Improve Your Computer s Performance With Virus and Spyware Removal
Viruses and spyware can be destructive and frustrating. No matter how many precautions you take, you'll have to deal with virus and spyware removal eventually, and there are some surprisingly easy steps you can take yourself before you need to try more drastic measures.
If your computer is slow, locks up periodically, or loses files or other forms of data, then it could be infected with a virus. This is a program that is loaded onto a computer without the user's knowledge or permission. It...
Don t Let TV Bill Drive You To Another Auto Title Loan
If auto title loans are becoming a routine part of your life, you need to look at ways to save money to end the cycle of using auto title leans to pay everyday living expenses. Looking at what you pay for television is one way to do this.
First of all, make sure you aren't paying for anything you don't use. If you pay for premium movie channels but rarely watch them, then cancel those channels or switch to a cheaper package with your cable or satellite company that doesn't include those...
Signs That You Need A Virus And Spyware Removal Service
Having a computer infected with a virus or spyware can be devastating to it. Getting virus and spyware removal services may be the only way to avoid replacing the computer.
If a computer just doesn't work, it's pretty easy to see that something is wrong with it. However, sometimes the symptoms of a computer infection are subtle and not so easy to detect. You need to be able to recognize the signs of infection before you lose important files or have important information stolen.
Be Wary Of Unsolicited Microsoft Windows Support Calls
Have you or someone you know received a call from someone claiming to be from Microsoft Windows support? Don't take it seriously.
In this age of modern technology, swindelrs are finding increasingly creative ways to take advantage of unsuspecting consumers. These people love to prey on the fears of people who don't have the technical expertise to protect themselves.
In this latest, the perpetrator calls someone and claims to be from Microsoft Windows Support. He tells the unsuspecting...
Virus And Spyware Removal Is Becoming More Difficult
A recent report by McAfee showed that malware is growing in volume and sophistication. This means that having the correct virus and spyware removal tools are becoming more critical because protecting your computer is becoming more difficult.
This information was released by security provider McAfee on Thursday, February 21, in its Threats Report for the fourth quarter of 2012. It showed that the number of new malware in the fourth quarter (October through December) of 2012 had nearly tripled...
Email Support Might Be Required If Security Not Taken Seriously
While people go to great lengths to protect their computers and networks, they often forget the importance of email support and security. This came into focus on Feb. 6, 2013, when email accounts belonging to former presidents George H.W. Bush and his son, George W. Bush, were hacked, according to an article that appeared on The Smoking Gun website.
Accounts for other members of the Bush family also were hacked. A website also was hacked and was used to host photos and personal...
Setting Up A Home Wireless Network
A home wireless network is becoming almost a necessity with so many electronic devices that need to access the Internet or share files without having to use a wired connection. Between laptops, tablets, video game systems, smartphones, and Internet televisions or video-streaming devices, things will be so much easier for you if you set up a home wireless network.
Setting up a wireless network at home can be done by the person with average tech skills. Even if you don't think you can do this...