This Weeks Free Software Pick
Avoiding malware in the first place is by far the best defence but, if you do get malware, you’ll need help cleaning it up. Here’s the thing, if you have malware, your antivirus didn’t do its job. Running a virus scan with your current antivirus is likely not going to help. That’s where Malwarebytes can help.
Malwarebytes comes in both free and paid versions and it can run alongside most antivirus software. The free version will let you scan for and clean malware but the paid version runs in the background always checking for suspicious activity.
Malwarebytes has been a Bowes IT favourite for years and we can’t recommend it enough.
Cybercrime, It’s not Just Email
While email is a primary attack venue for cybercriminals, it’s not the only way you can be attacked. Cybercriminals have more tricks up their sleeves.
Here are some other malware attack venues to watch for.
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Cybercrime is a $1 Trillion industry and no business in Niagara is immune, no matter how small or seemingly insignificant. Every business is a target for cybercriminals. Here are 5 ways you can help protect your business from being victimized.
What would you do if you returned from vacation to find that your business bank account had been robbed to the tune of $1200? It’s not all that hard or uncommon for that matter. Learn the in and outs of protecting email in my new ebook, Email Hijack.
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Crypto is becoming more mainstream. Now you can check out using Bitcoin and other cryptocurrencies on PayPal. Are you considering investing?
#paypal #CryptoCurrency #bitcoin
A PR disaster for Slack. They released a “DM anyone” feature… and withdrew it the same day due to misuse. How would you feel if anyone could DM you?
#slack #PRFail #collaboration
Would you trust a robot to write your documents? Open AI’s GPT-3 is now producing 4.5 billion words every DAY
#ai #TextGeneration #RiseOfTheMachines
TERRIFYING: More files were hacked last year, than in the previous 15 years combined
Is your Windows 10 laptop full of unused software, taking up space and slowing it down? Here are 12 apps you should uninstall now
#windows10 #microsoft #AppOverload
As we settle down for another Streaming Saturday, Netflix’s commitment to the environment is good to know
Back to work tomorrow. Endless video calls again? All Zoomed out? Here’s how to avoid Zoom fatigue this week
#zoom #remoteworking #WorkLifeBalance
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