Category: Tips & Advice

The Scariest Month of the Year

Snow, Christmas movies on TV, Christmas trees, tea and big sweatersโ€ฆ 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. โ€˜โ€™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. ๐Ÿ˜Š Black Friday, Thanksgiving, Christmas shopping โ€“ 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 victimโ€™s network, overwhelming the target. The intended result is to slow down the targetโ€™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 ...