Category: Tips & Advice

Few tips about staying safe online and preventing identity theft.

In this article, we prepared some of the tips that can help you in order to be protected from any potential danger while you are on the internet. 1. Stay away from sending sensitive data across public WiFi networks. We all have those moments where we need to use public WiFi networks regardless where we ...

Antivirus and CPU Cooler. Wait, what???

  CPU Cooler Junk Cleaner RAM Booster Battery Saver Game Master Notification Cleaner Wi-Fi Speed Test … and so on. Lately, we have seen the Google Play Store filled with a mix of Antivirus -Optimization Tools. There are dozens of features that Antivirus applications have. The ones you see listed above are one of them. ...

It’s a Scam!

Ring, ring… ‘’Hello, who is this?’’ ‘’Hi, my name is Jack and I am calling from the company Onis, a software company that provides antivirus solutions.’’ ‘’Yes, and how can I help you? ‘’Well, our data shows that you PC has been infected with a very dangerous malware that can make serious damage to your ...

The Scariest Month of the Year

Snow, Christmas movies on TV, Christmas trees, tea and big sweaters… These are all things that probably come to our mind when we say December. The festive season is approaching, and we feel certain coziness and warmth inside us. ‘’A month of lights, snow, and feasts. A time to make amends and tie up loose ...

This is What You Should Avoid This Shopping Season

Holiday shopping season is finally here and many of us can’t wait to surprise our loved ones with new things. Some of us are looking forward to spoiling ourselves too. 😊 Black Friday, Thanksgiving, Christmas shopping – these are all around the corner. New data shows that 91 percent of the people shopping this weekend ...

How To Prevent a Smurf Attack

What is a Smurf Attack? A Smurf attack is a type of denial of service attack in which a system is flooded with spoofed ping messages. This creates high computer network traffic on the victim’s network, overwhelming the target. The intended result is to slow down the target’s system to the point that it is ...

Young People Are Reckless With Their Online Passwords

In the recent period we have witnessed many data breaches, where some of the biggest companies (e.g. Yahoo, Equifax) were compromised. However, what is strange is that even though massive hacker attacks are happening now more than ever, some people (especially younger generations) still have a ‘it won’t happen to me attitude’. This is why ...

Tips For a Cyber Safe Summer

Vacation season is here! Time has come to take rest from work/school and enjoy some free time. You wouldn’t want something like malware bothering you and destroying your fun time, right? In that case, here are some tips to ensure your peace of mind this summer. 1. Fight the Viruses and Malware Install the necessary ...

Tips How to Prevent Any Type of Malware Coming Back to Your PC

Most of us have had some kind of a problem with malware in our cyber daily life. We all know how dangerous they can be. But the most annoying thing about malware is that often they come back. Here are some tips on how to protect your PC and prevent different infections from causing you ...

Your PC Is Infected With Malware? Here’s How To Clean It

If you are reading these lines most probably you are concerned that you are infected with malware or spyware. Be so or not, it is always better to check than to assume, so here is how you can clean an infected PC or at least check if you are infected or not. If you are ...

Beware of holiday phishing scams

Phishing scams are always trendy but during holiday seasons, when everyone is checking their email for a new hot promo discount or sale offer, their impact is higher than ever. You might think: Come on, everyone can recognize an email scam-but don’t fool yourself. Hackers are learning every day new tricks and tactics. therefore phishing ...

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Free tips how to keep kids safe online

Do you worry how to keep your kids safe online? Do you worry that your kids will receive some harassing messages or become a victim of ever accelerating cyber-criminal? Most probably you do. Internet is very important for kids nowadays. They use it for experiencing new staff, educational purposes and many other great benefits. However, ...

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Up for travel?! Here are 7 tips how to stay safe from cyber threats

Ok, we may all agree that our mobile device has become a very important extension of us in a way that it contains most of the data we need daily, our favorite photos and memories, valuable contacts and very sensitive information. While travelling, our Internet habits and the data we carry can put our privacy ...

Securing supply chains against cyber attacks/data breaches

It is a fact that as much as the technology is getting more and more advanced; the cyber crime world is not falling behind. In some cases it is even few steps ahead. The whole world is circulating and functioning in the virtual world. Businesses cannot survive if they don’t follow the ever evolving virtual ...

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Why hackers love to attack your social media accounts?

Now, there are more than 1.6 billion social network users worldwide. It is a virtual space where users tend to spend their time and communicate with their friends and families. All this creates a delicious mixture for hackers! The more you spend time on social networks, the more is the chance of you to click ...