Tech support fraud is surging. The FBI’s Internet Crime Complaint Center (IC3) says it received around 11,000 complaints related to tech support fraud in 2017 with claimed losses nearing $15 million. Tech support scams can sneak in under many different guises, from a hijacked computer browser to a phone call or an email.
The recent WannaCry ransomware attacks forced Microsoft to patch obsolete systems like Windows XP. Now, in an unprecedented move, included in this month’s critical Windows security updates are patches for unsupported systems. Why did Microsoft change their update policy?
It's that time of year again! But your annual spring cleaning ritual doesn't have to get you down. Want to know how I'm tidying up this season? I've found an app that lets me schedule tasks, help motivate Ian to do chores, and even simplifies everyday responsibilities like shopping for groceries.